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dna
World's largest uncut diamond set to be auctioned in UKterms of its size the rough is exceeded only by the Cullinan Diamond, mined in
World's largest uncut diamond set to be auctioned in UK
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of its size the rough is exceeded only by the Cullinan Diamond, mined in South Africa in 1905 and presented to King Edward VII. The 3,106-carat diamond was cut into nine separate stones, many of which are in the British Crown Jewels,... Read more
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Business Standard India
World's largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with traditionCullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullin
World's largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with tradition
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Cullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullinan I and Cullinan II were presented to King Edward VII in a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Later, the Cullinan I was placed in the monarch's scepter. The remaining stones... Read more
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Raw Story
Gay ex-Mormon could be the true heir to the British throne in strange royal love child scandalHonorable Lady Beatrice Chichele-Plowden claimed that she too wanted to see the
Gay ex-Mormon could be the true heir to the British throne in strange royal love child scandal
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Honorable Lady Beatrice Chichele-Plowden claimed that she too wanted to see the paperwork, but Queen Victoria and Edward VII blocked her. She later alleged that the papers had been moved to one of the royal palaces. “Royal bastards were... Read more
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CNBC
World’s largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with traditionCullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullin
World’s largest uncut diamond heads to auction, a break with tradition
CNBC / Posted yesterday
Cullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullinan I and Cullinan II were presented to King Edward VII in a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Later, the Cullinan I was placed in the monarch's scepter. The remaining stones... Read more
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The Economic Times
The English town that voted Brexit 'out of love'rollercoasters and small fishing boats. The Yorkshire town's historic clock to
The English town that voted Brexit 'out of love'
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
rollercoasters and small fishing boats. The Yorkshire town's historic clock tower centrepiece is dedicated to king Edward VII, who liked to visit. Now its high street resembles many in provincial England: a mixture of bakeries, cafes,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
From Redcar to Deadcar: How this English town voted Brexit ‘out of love’rollercoasters and small fishing boats. The Yorkshire town’s historic clock to
From Redcar to Deadcar: How this English town voted Brexit ‘out of love’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
rollercoasters and small fishing boats. The Yorkshire town’s historic clock tower centrepiece is dedicated to king Edward VII, who liked to visit. Now its high street resembles many in provincial England: a mixture of bakeries, cafes,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sotheby's to auction off world's biggest diamond to one very wealthy bidderCullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullin
Sotheby's to auction off world's biggest diamond to one very wealthy bidder
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Cullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullinan I and Cullinan II were presented to King Edward VII in a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Later, the Cullinan I was placed in the monarch's sceptre. The remaining stones... Read more
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The Age
Sotheby's to auction off world's biggest diamond to one very wealthy bidderCullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullin
Sotheby's to auction off world's biggest diamond to one very wealthy bidder
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Cullinan I, or Great Star of Africa. Four years after the discovery, the Cullinan I and Cullinan II were presented to King Edward VII in a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Later, the Cullinan I was placed in the monarch's sceptre. The remaining stones... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could this ex-Mormon lawyer be the true heir to the British throne?of her titled descendants, the Honourable Lady Beatrice Chichele-Plowden, claim
Could this ex-Mormon lawyer be the true heir to the British throne?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of her titled descendants, the Honourable Lady Beatrice Chichele-Plowden, claimed that both Queen Victoria and her son Edward VII blocked moves to unseal the papers. Lady Beatrice made another sensational claim: James Ord’s family in the U.S.... Read more
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chad
VIDEO & 360 PHOTO: Sheffieldused to shout at him to turn the music down in his Sheffield bedroom. Back the
VIDEO & 360 PHOTO: Sheffield
chad / Posted 7 days ago
used to shout at him to turn the music down in his Sheffield bedroom. Back then he was plain Thomas Bell, a pupil at King Edward VII School by day and a superstar DJ by night, at least in his dreams. But the dream came true. At just 14 he was... Read more
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Sporting Life
Weights & Measures: Royal Ascotby Stoute last week, though.Across The Stars didn't handle Epsom very well but
Weights & Measures: Royal Ascot
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
by Stoute last week, though.Across The Stars didn't handle Epsom very well but he bounced back brilliantly to land the King Edward VII Stakes, posting a career-best by some distance that earned him an 8lb rise to 111. He's earned another crack at... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle's Assembly Rooms' 240th birthdayAssembly Rooms and Bonbar, Newcastle, 2016 Members of the Royal Family have al
Newcastle's Assembly Rooms' 240th birthday
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
Assembly Rooms and Bonbar, Newcastle, 2016 Members of the Royal Family have also graced the venue, including King Edward VII in 1906, who was entertained while in the North East for the opening of the King Edward Bridge and the RVI; King... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Basement Jaxx bring Goodwood Friday-night series to epic enda 3/1 victor for trainer Richard Hannon. Sir Michael Stoute saddled a treble o
Basement Jaxx bring Goodwood Friday-night series to epic end
Chichester Observer / Posted 9 days ago
a 3/1 victor for trainer Richard Hannon. Sir Michael Stoute saddled a treble on the day, following up his win in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot with a double on the card at Goodwood. The course welcomed 12,464 racegoers, the largest... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Terence MacSwiney play watched by grandson 80 years after mother played the lead rolethen 23, was already heavily politicised. Local historian Tom Spalding said he
Terence MacSwiney play watched by grandson 80 years after mother played the lead role
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
then 23, was already heavily politicised. Local historian Tom Spalding said he may have seen the procession of King Edward VII pass along the city’s South Mall on the way to the Cork International Exhibition on August 1, 1903. He preferred... Read more
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Sporting Life
Royal highlights at Ascotage. Unraced at two, he won his first two starts at three but then lost chance
Royal highlights at Ascot
Sporting Life / Posted 11 days ago
age. Unraced at two, he won his first two starts at three but then lost chance when stumbling on the final bend in the King Edward VII Stakes. He made amends in some style by winning the Hardwicke with the minimum of fuss.ABOVE SUSPICION (1959 St... Read more
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Sporting Life
Royal Ascot 2016 schedule & tipsH Carr1957Ribblesdale StakesAlmeriaW H Carr1957New StakesPall MallW H Carr1958R
Royal Ascot 2016 schedule & tips
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
H Carr1957Ribblesdale StakesAlmeriaW H Carr1957New StakesPall MallW H Carr1958Rous Memorial StakesSnow CatE Smith1958King Edward VII StakesRestorationW H Carr1959St James's Palace Stakes Above Suspicion W H Carr1959King Edward VII StakesPindariL... Read more
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The Telegraph
Her Majesty's theatreAfter several assassination attempts, Victoria was persuaded to emerge from sec
Her Majesty's theatre
The Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
After several assassination attempts, Victoria was persuaded to emerge from seclusion to court the middle classes. Edward VII courted them (especially females) with such ardour that he was nicknamed "Edward the Caresser". Demonstrating a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Corrections & Clarificationsincorrect on USA TODAY's Sept. 10 Best-Selling Books list. News: An earlier ve
Corrections & Clarifications
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
incorrect on USA TODAY's Sept. 10 Best-Selling Books list. News: An earlier version of the following story misstated whom Edward VII married.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rooms with a view: Take a look inside historic Holy Island hoteland popular 10-bedroom hotel was once the summer home of the lord of several lo
Rooms with a view: Take a look inside historic Holy Island hotel
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
and popular 10-bedroom hotel was once the summer home of the lord of several local manors and was once visited by King Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales. In recent years it has been owned and operated by hoteliers John and Carol Barlow,... Read more
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express
Prince Charles and Camilla watch their horse run for first time at Royal Ascotracecourse to see Carntop, ridden by jockey Fran Berry in their red and blue si
Prince Charles and Camilla watch their horse run for first time at Royal Ascot
express / Posted 12 days ago
racecourse to see Carntop, ridden by jockey Fran Berry in their red and blue silks with black cap, compete in the King Edward VII Stakes. But there was no fairytale win for Carntop, who finished fifth in a field of nine horses. “He is still... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Haydock Park winner Quiet Reflection follows up in the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot 2016Frankie Dettori are the Stars in 'Ascot Derby' Frankie Dettori celebrates on b
Haydock Park winner Quiet Reflection follows up in the Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot 2016
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
Frankie Dettori are the Stars in 'Ascot Derby' Frankie Dettori celebrates on board Across The Stars after winning the King Edward VII Stakes on day four of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 17 2016 Picture by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images for... Read more
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Sporting Life
Royal Ascot 2016 schedule & tipsAscot 2016: Schedule & Racecards 2.30: Albany StakesFull Racecard & Sky Bet Od
Royal Ascot 2016 schedule & tips
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
Ascot 2016: Schedule & Racecards 2.30: Albany StakesFull Racecard & Sky Bet Odds(2015 Winner: Illuminate 4/1f)3.05: King Edward VII StakesFull Racecard & Sky Bet Odds(2015 Winner: Balios 3/1)3.40: Commonwealth Cup (Group One)Full Racecard & Sky... Read more
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Express and Star
West Brom superfan Jack Jones dies at 108 « Express & Stara ‘tremendous character’ who was ‘Albion through and through’. Jack was born i
West Brom superfan Jack Jones dies at 108 « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 13 days ago
a ‘tremendous character’ who was ‘Albion through and through’. Jack was born in Enville on February 12, 1908 - when King Edward VII was on the throne. This was just 30 years after the club itself was founded and a year before WG Richardson, one... Read more
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Sporting Life
Mike Cattermole: Lets Rock!Ryan Moore to be among the winners once again at Royal Ascot on Friday.Beacon R
Mike Cattermole: Lets Rock!
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
Ryan Moore to be among the winners once again at Royal Ascot on Friday.Beacon Rock (left) has 'a great chance' in the King Edward VII Stakes Racecards and formJet Setting's new owners paid £1.3m for her at the Goffs London Sale on Monday night and... Read more
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Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: Rosy Reflectionexperience. She's in the Moyglare Stud Stakes in September and will have to go
Man On The Spot: Rosy Reflection
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
experience. She's in the Moyglare Stud Stakes in September and will have to go close here to justify that entry.3.05 - King Edward VII StakesDerby form is not always a good guide for this so though Humphrey Bogart finished fifth at Epsom, ahead of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Its time for Quiet Reflectionin their colours.Choreographer really did not enjoy the rub of the green in the
Its time for Quiet Reflection
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
in their colours.Choreographer really did not enjoy the rub of the green in the Dante but compensation awaits in the King Edward VII Stakes.He impressed in winning a Windsor maiden on his racecourse debut in April, so much so that Roger Varian... Read more
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Sporting Life
Varian colt has all the right movesprobably be desirable.Earlier, CHOREOGRAPHER can make up for an unlucky run in
Varian colt has all the right moves
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
probably be desirable.Earlier, CHOREOGRAPHER can make up for an unlucky run in the Dante Stakes at York by taking the King Edward VII Stakes upped to a mile and a half.Roger Varian's colt, a taking winner at Windsor previously (Rex Bell, the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Royal Ascot 2016 Day Four Preview: Qemah and Quiet Reflection to be on 'Q' for gloryat Royal Ascot 12 months ago – but she can come out on top. Ralph Beckett’s Ca
Royal Ascot 2016 Day Four Preview: Qemah and Quiet Reflection to be on 'Q' for glory
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
at Royal Ascot 12 months ago – but she can come out on top. Ralph Beckett’s Carntop can win the ‘Ascot Derby’, the King Edward VII Stakes (3.05pm). The Dansili colt bypassed the real thing at Epsom after finishing second to one of his rivals... Read more
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Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: Rosy Reflectionexperience. She's in the Moyglare Stud Stakes in September and will have to go
Man On The Spot: Rosy Reflection
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
experience. She's in the Moyglare Stud Stakes in September and will have to go close here to justify that entry.3.05 - King Edward VII StakesDerby form is not always a good guide for this so though Humphrey Bogart finished fifth at Epsom, ahead of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Royal Ascot tips: Watch out for Frankie Dettori and a flier by Frankelbutton at Haydock is probably the closest acceleration I’ve ever felt to it sin
Royal Ascot tips: Watch out for Frankie Dettori and a flier by Frankel
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
button at Haydock is probably the closest acceleration I’ve ever felt to it since.” Carntop, a leading hope for the King Edward VII Stakes (3.05), is owned by Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall. He might easily provide a royal success but... Read more
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Express and Star
West Midlands floods: Roads in chaos as torrential downpours hit region - and there's more on the way « Express & Starthat cannot be completed until weather conditions have improved significantly’.
West Midlands floods: Roads in chaos as torrential downpours hit region - and there's more on the way « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 14 days ago
that cannot be completed until weather conditions have improved significantly’.Protective headgear for the statue of Edward VII in Beacon ParkPenkridge brook flooding Picture: Robert Maddocks The A460 Eastern Way, in Cannock, was closed at... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Alexandra Park fountain gets a golden makeoverthis forward to benefit the wider community.” The park is named after Princess
Alexandra Park fountain gets a golden makeover
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
this forward to benefit the wider community.” The park is named after Princess Alexandra, the wife of the future King Edward VII, who officially opened the attraction in 1870. Between 1867 and 1868 during the great trade depression, several... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to visit Royal Norfolk Showthe honour of being a “royal” show. A warrant was awarded to the Royal Norfolk
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to visit Royal Norfolk Show
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
the honour of being a “royal” show. A warrant was awarded to the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association in 1908 by King Edward VII. Since then, members of the Royal Family have been the association’s president on 14 occasions. There have been... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to visit Royal Norfolk Showthe honour of being a “royal” show. A warrant was awarded to the Royal Norfolk
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to visit Royal Norfolk Show
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
the honour of being a “royal” show. A warrant was awarded to the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association in 1908 by King Edward VII. Since then, members of the Royal Family have been the association’s president on 14 occasions. There have been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trinity May Ball revellers stumble home in Cambridgethe nines, giggled as they made their way home with composure The ball has bee
Trinity May Ball revellers stumble home in Cambridge
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
the nines, giggled as they made their way home with composure The ball has been held every year apart from 1910 when King Edward VII died and between 1939 and 1945 during the Second World War. The first one was held in 1838 when 38 Trinitarians... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rain fails to stop play for Cambridge University toffs at £500-ticket Ballthe 20th century. Some continued partying in the punts The ball has continued
Rain fails to stop play for Cambridge University toffs at £500-ticket Ball
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
the 20th century. Some continued partying in the punts The ball has continued every year since, apart from 1910 when King Edward VII died and between 1939 and 1945 during the Second World War. Trinity College was founded in 1546 by Henry VIII and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Awtaad to give Kevin Prendergast more joyCORNWALL Carntop – Form of his Lingfield Derby trial second looks solid. Misse
Awtaad to give Kevin Prendergast more joy
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
CORNWALL Carntop – Form of his Lingfield Derby trial second looks solid. Missed Epsom to be kept fresh for Friday’s King Edward VII Stakes when he will be a leading player. Pacify – Second in decent handicaps at both Epsom and York this season... Read more
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Evening Standard
Everything you need to know about Royal Ascot 2016(3yo, Class 2, 1m 4f, 35 runners) 14:30 Albany Stakes (Fillies Group 3) (2yo,
Everything you need to know about Royal Ascot 2016
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
(3yo, Class 2, 1m 4f, 35 runners) 14:30 Albany Stakes (Fillies Group 3) (2yo, Class 1, 6f, 29 runners) 15:05 King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2) (3yo, Class 1, 1m 4f, 21 runners) 15:40 Commonwealth Cup (Group 1) (3yo, Class 1, 6f, 18... Read more
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chad
ROYAL ASCOT 2016: exclusive race-by-race tips and stats for all five days12 of the last 13 winners came from a double-figure draw TIPS: SOMEBODY TO LOV
ROYAL ASCOT 2016: exclusive race-by-race tips and stats for all five days
chad / Posted 16 days ago
12 of the last 13 winners came from a double-figure draw TIPS: SOMEBODY TO LOVE (Queen Kindly, Create A Dream) 3.05 King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2) 3yo 12f KEY STAT: 19 of the last 21 winners had not run in a Derby TIPS: LINGUISTIC... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
ROYAL ASCOT 2016: exclusive race-by-race tips and stats for all five days12 of the last 13 winners came from a double-figure draw TIPS: SOMEBODY TO LOV
ROYAL ASCOT 2016: exclusive race-by-race tips and stats for all five days
Derbyshire Times / Posted 16 days ago
12 of the last 13 winners came from a double-figure draw TIPS: SOMEBODY TO LOVE (Queen Kindly, Create A Dream) 3.05 King Edward VII Stakes (Group 2) 3yo 12f KEY STAT: 19 of the last 21 winners had not run in a Derby TIPS: LINGUISTIC... Read more
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Sporting Life
Fran Berry: Carntop can be Kinglook forward to. I couldn't be happier.In terms of Ascot this week Friday is th
Fran Berry: Carntop can be King
Sporting Life / Posted 16 days ago
look forward to. I couldn't be happier.In terms of Ascot this week Friday is the key day for me. I ride Carntop in the King Edward VII Stakes and he'd be my best chance of a winner all week.He finished second in the Lingfield Derby Trial last time,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
It's Royal Ascot 2016 - here's the lowdown on all this week's big racesyear's favourite: Cuff. Other leading players: Create A Dream, Nasimi, Silverto
It's Royal Ascot 2016 - here's the lowdown on all this week's big races
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
year's favourite: Cuff. Other leading players: Create A Dream, Nasimi, Silvertoni, Kilmah, Romantic View. 3.05pm King Edward VII Stakes, 1m4f 2015 Winner: Balios 3/1 This year's favourite: Beacon Rock. Other leading players: Carntop,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why it’s fine and dandy to be a fine dandy these daysthe paradox of conspicuous understatement that defines men’s dress to this day.
Why it’s fine and dandy to be a fine dandy these days
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
the paradox of conspicuous understatement that defines men’s dress to this day. When he was the Prince of Wales, King Edward VII made it acceptable for men to wear informal short coats. The Duke of Windsor established glen plaid and... Read more
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Sporting Life
Massaat ruled out of Irish Derbyis also keeping a close watch on the weather before deciding if Muntazah will t
Massaat ruled out of Irish Derby
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
is also keeping a close watch on the weather before deciding if Muntazah will take his chance in the Group Two King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot on Friday.Muntazah, who finished a fine fourth to Wings Of Desire on his return to action in... Read more
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Asian journal
Hollymont Castle is ready for more Chopin concertstreasures that the Maestro has collected from his travels around the world. Amo
Hollymont Castle is ready for more Chopin concerts
Asian journal / Posted 19 days ago
treasures that the Maestro has collected from his travels around the world. Among them, the bedroom set of England’s King Edward VII, a masterpiece by the esteemed Victorian Craftsman James Lamb. Just recently at the Hollymont Castle was a rare... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Queen’s Birthday Honours: Yorkshire List in fullFor services to young people in West Yorkshire and the Isle of Man through Guid
Queen’s Birthday Honours: Yorkshire List in full
Wakefield Today / Posted 19 days ago
For services to young people in West Yorkshire and the Isle of Man through Guiding. Iffat Hameed, JP: Teacher, King Edward VII School, Sheffield. For services to education and the community. Ishbel Herd: For services to education and young... Read more
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asianage
Japan ‘naked restaurant’ to ban overweight dinersCullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was pre
Japan ‘naked restaurant’ to ban overweight diners
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Cullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was presented to the British monarch King Edward VII and cut up, resulting in gems forming part of the British crown jewels. They include the Cullinan I in the... Read more
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asianage
Japan �naked restaurant' to ban overweight dinersCullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was pre
Japan �naked restaurant' to ban overweight diners
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Cullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was presented to the British monarch King Edward VII and cut up, resulting in gems forming part of the British crown jewels. They include the Cullinan I in the... Read more
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asianage
Blue diamond sells for $25 million in New YorkCullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was pre
Blue diamond sells for $25 million in New York
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Cullinan mine is where a 3,106-carat diamond was discovered in 1905. It was presented to the British monarch King Edward VII and cut up, resulting in gems forming part of the British crown jewels. They include the Cullinan I in the... Read more
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walesonline
How the suburbs of Cardiff got their namesbrother founded a scholarship at the Cardiff Technical College. The MP also ga
How the suburbs of Cardiff got their names
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
brother founded a scholarship at the Cardiff Technical College. The MP also gave his MP’s salary to the funds of the King Edward VII Hospital (the Cardiff Royal Infirmary) and the famous Royal Hamadryad Hospital in the Cardiff docks. Read... Read more
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