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express
Cheers! Whisky pulled from 120-old shipwreck to be sold at auctionWhisky pulled from a 120-year-old shipwreck (left) and King Edward VII (right)
Cheers! Whisky pulled from 120-old shipwreck to be sold at auction
express / Posted yesterday
Whisky pulled from a 120-year-old shipwreck (left) and King Edward VII (right) Interestingly, the cap of each bottle has an inscription indicating it was a favourite tipple of King Edward VII, the former Prince of Wales. The writing reads,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
King’s Lynn museum’s exhibition offers chance to see how life has changed for children since 1800from the museum collections to help tell the story of this unconventional schoo
King’s Lynn museum’s exhibition offers chance to see how life has changed for children since 1800
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
from the museum collections to help tell the story of this unconventional school. “The Breen brothers went to King Edward VII Grammar School in King’s Lynn and have kindly supplied the museum with their recollections of the time. “These... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Countryside setting for a fun family lifefar for us to get to the gym.” Each home at The Pines at Brackenwood, a develo
Countryside setting for a fun family life
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 days ago
far for us to get to the gym.” Each home at The Pines at Brackenwood, a development of new homes at the prestigious King Edward VII Estate by award-winning CALA Homes, has all the benefits of a brand-new property with the added advantages of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
More grammar schools likely to widen attainment gap between rich and poorrich and poor children, and there is no evidence it will raise overall educatio
More grammar schools likely to widen attainment gap between rich and poor
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
rich and poor children, and there is no evidence it will raise overall educational standards, a report is warning. King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1973 An expansion of grammar schools in areas which already have a large... Read more
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Sporting Life
Man On The Spot: Step to itGodolphin Stakes (Listed) Carntop was just caught in the Lingfield Derby Trial
Man On The Spot: Step to it
Sporting Life / Posted 4 days ago
Godolphin Stakes (Listed) Carntop was just caught in the Lingfield Derby Trial in May and then finished fifth in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot. He should figure if fully wound-up in first-time blinkers. Barsanti and Dal Harraild are... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Grammar schools debate: eight key questions and answers 06:45 22 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1
Grammar schools debate: eight key questions and answers
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
06:45 22 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1973 The government wants to create grammar schools. As parents, councils, schools, academy chains, private schools... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Grammar schools debate: eight key questions and answers 06:45 22 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1
Grammar schools debate: eight key questions and answers
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
06:45 22 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1973 The government wants to create grammar schools. As parents, councils, schools, academy chains, private schools... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New Marie Dressler Museum to open Saturdaythat Dressler's ties to Cobourg always remained close to her heart. For example
New Marie Dressler Museum to open Saturday
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
that Dressler's ties to Cobourg always remained close to her heart. For example, when she had occasion to meet King Edward VII in London, she reminded him of that evening in 1860 when he had been in her home town to open of Victoria... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Do you know the meaning behind these Norfolk signs?of the area history and showcasing the talent of local craftsmen. The origins
Do you know the meaning behind these Norfolk signs?
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
of the area history and showcasing the talent of local craftsmen. The origins of these signs are often attributed to King Edward VII, who is said to have commissioned the Princess Alexandra School of Carving at Sandringham to produce signs for... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 20second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysbu
September 20
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. 1860: The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) undertakes the first tour of North America by an heir to the British throne. 1519:... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 20second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysbu
September 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. 1860: The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) undertakes the first tour of North America by an heir to the British throne. 1519:... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 20second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysbu
On this day: September 20
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. 1860: The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) undertakes the first tour of North America by an heir to the British throne. 1519:... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 20second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysbu
September 20
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. 1860: The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) undertakes the first tour of North America by an heir to the British throne. 1519:... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 20second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysbu
September 20
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. 1860: The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) undertakes the first tour of North America by an heir to the British throne. 1519:... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen Victoria's knickers get collectors in a twistand these particular drawers, and other items, came out into the wider realm.
Queen Victoria's knickers get collectors in a twist
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
and these particular drawers, and other items, came out into the wider realm. “These were passed on by tradition, King Edward VII gifted them to someone but we’re not sure who, and they then went to a dealer, which is where the seller bought... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
21 fascinating islands on the ThamesLock, Tagg’s Island was once home to the Thames Hotel, a venue frequented by we
21 fascinating islands on the Thames
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Lock, Tagg’s Island was once home to the Thames Hotel, a venue frequented by well-to-do Londoners, including the future Edward VII. The hotel was rebuilt by Fred Karno – a man credited with two great deeds: discovering Charlie Chaplin and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Last masonic lodge moves out of historic King’s Lynn hotelEdward, Prince of Wales, made his home at Sandringham he joined the lodge in 18
Last masonic lodge moves out of historic King’s Lynn hotel
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Edward, Prince of Wales, made his home at Sandringham he joined the lodge in 1870, and when he was crowned King Edward VII in 1901, he became the lodge patron. His son, the Duke of Clarence, was also a member for many years and the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Bizarre codes of conduct at schools: Some strange, hilarious and outrageous rulesrules is the temporary removal of a pupil who disrupts a class “to another plac
Bizarre codes of conduct at schools: Some strange, hilarious and outrageous rules
Mail & Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
rules is the temporary removal of a pupil who disrupts a class “to another place of supervision in the school”. King Edward VII Preparatory: Parents are advised not to become involved “in car park gossip”. They are asked to speak to the head... Read more
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Sporting Life
Mike Cattermole: Make it Idahoand Muntahaa is poised to run well.He seems to be crying out for this trip, as
Mike Cattermole: Make it Idaho
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
and Muntahaa is poised to run well.He seems to be crying out for this trip, as shown by his staying-on third in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot (Housesofparliament fourth) and especially when making all and winning a competitive... Read more
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Sporting Life
Simon Holt: French fancyHanagan's mount was earlier a strong-finishing third behind Across The Stars (H
Simon Holt: French fancy
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
Hanagan's mount was earlier a strong-finishing third behind Across The Stars (Housesofparliament fourth) in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot, but a line through the winner of that race who could finish only third himself behind Idaho... Read more
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Sporting Life
Take a punt on Muntahaa(Harrison well held in fourth) when shaping as though he would cope with this s
Take a punt on Muntahaa
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
(Harrison well held in fourth) when shaping as though he would cope with this stiffer test of stamina.The King Edward VII Stakes has been contested by four winners and Muntahaa, third in that Royal Ascot contest, bypassed the Great... Read more
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Sporting Life
Value Bet: Muk in at huge 33/1a late-maturing colt who was placed in a key trial when running on well over a
Value Bet: Muk in at huge 33/1
Sporting Life / Posted 17 days ago
a late-maturing colt who was placed in a key trial when running on well over a mile-and-a-half at Royal Ascot in the King Edward VII Stakes, and a noteworthy handicap success off 108 at Chester since then bolsters his claims.With all the... Read more
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walesonline
Roadworks you'll have to deal with in Cardiff in the coming weeksuntil 10pm on September 17 for Roald Dahl City of the Unexpected: Gorsedd Garde
Roadworks you'll have to deal with in Cardiff in the coming weeks
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
until 10pm on September 17 for Roald Dahl City of the Unexpected: Gorsedd Gardens, Museum Avenue, City Hall Road and King Edward VII Avenue. Between 7pm and 10pm: Boulevard De Nantes from Park Place through to North Road. Road closures:... Read more
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Sporting Life
St Leger 2016: Our full guideall in a handicap at Chester on his latest start off a mark of 108, having prev
St Leger 2016: Our full guide
Sporting Life / Posted 18 days ago
all in a handicap at Chester on his latest start off a mark of 108, having previously been a staying-on third in the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot.Another four-time winner of the St Leger - Aidan O'Brien - has the next two in the betting... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Councillor promised people property in exchange for cash’receiving an amount of R37 000 from him. Mofokeng said she paid Mazibuko R60 0
‘Councillor promised people property in exchange for cash’
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
receiving an amount of R37 000 from him. Mofokeng said she paid Mazibuko R60 000 for a house in Houghton, next to King Edward VII School, but that when she went to there, she found people occupying it. She said Mazibuko had been giving her the... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham's Food Sleuth tries the renamed Bromley at Fiskertonwith East Stoke, the parish across the Trent best known for a pikes-and-armour
Nottingham's Food Sleuth tries the renamed Bromley at Fiskerton
Nottingham Post / Posted 19 days ago
with East Stoke, the parish across the Trent best known for a pikes-and-armour rumble in 1487 when the army of newbie King Edward VII stuffed a contingent of diehard Yorkists. 'Beware fishcakes that are mash patties with the occasional fleck of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Should grammar schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools backschools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the sc
Should grammar schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools back
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools back 09:09 07 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1973 Theresa May has been accused of elitism and taking education back to the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Should grammar schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools backschools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the sc
Should grammar schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools back
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 20 days ago
schools be brought back? Leaked document shows government plans to bring the schools back 09:09 07 September 2016 King Edward VII grammar school, King's Lynn. Date: 1973 Theresa May has been accused of elitism and taking education back to the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Facelift to restore Royal Alexandra Theatre to its former glorywas the first legally royal theatre on the continent, with Mulock using his con
Facelift to restore Royal Alexandra Theatre to its former glory
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
was the first legally royal theatre on the continent, with Mulock using his connections to receive a Royal Patent from King Edward VII to display the Royal coat of arms on the lobby doors. (The theatre was, after all, named after his wife – Queen... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Revealed: The number of parents fined at every Norfolk school for taking children out of classfined in 2014/15 and 2015/16 were from Caister Academy. That was followed by O
Revealed: The number of parents fined at every Norfolk school for taking children out of class
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
fined in 2014/15 and 2015/16 were from Caister Academy. That was followed by Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston, King Edward VII Academy in King’s Lynn, Flegg High and Cliff Park Ormiston Academy in Gorleston. Principal of Caister Academy... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Revealed: The number of parents fined at every Norfolk school for taking children out of classfined in 2014/15 and 2015/16 were from Caister Academy. That was followed by O
Revealed: The number of parents fined at every Norfolk school for taking children out of class
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 21 days ago
fined in 2014/15 and 2015/16 were from Caister Academy. That was followed by Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston, King Edward VII Academy in King’s Lynn, Flegg High and Cliff Park Ormiston Academy in Gorleston. Principal of Caister Academy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why Muriel Matters: The Australian who helped get British women the votethe only act Muriel Matters was known for. Ms Rudd said that after being ralea
Why Muriel Matters: The Australian who helped get British women the vote
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
the only act Muriel Matters was known for. Ms Rudd said that after being raleased from prison, Ms Matters wrote to King Edward VII and demanded that the vote for women be placed on parliament's agenda. "Her request was completely ignored," Ms... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It's Time for Ex-Model C Schools to Stop Focusing On Rugby and Start Focusing On Real Issuesvery schools stand as an ode to our colonial past, they exist throughout histor
It's Time for Ex-Model C Schools to Stop Focusing On Rugby and Start Focusing On Real Issues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
very schools stand as an ode to our colonial past, they exist throughout history and continue to bludgeon our present. King Edward VII School is a school that perpetuates culture, values, rules, ideas and ideals that are pervasive and unwanted in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cressida Bonas strolls through Chelsea with her motherby acclaimed fashion photographer Mario Testino. Her grandfather, Edward Curzo
Cressida Bonas strolls through Chelsea with her mother
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
by acclaimed fashion photographer Mario Testino. Her grandfather, Edward Curzon, was the 6th Earl Howe, godson of King Edward VII, a World War II naval officer and later a conservative politician. Natural beauty: Cressida went make-up free,... Read more
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Londonist
Test Your London Knowledge With This Quiz From A Blue Badge Guiderun by prisoners? 10. Which is the only London borough to straddle the Thames?
Test Your London Knowledge With This Quiz From A Blue Badge Guide
Londonist / Posted 25 days ago
run by prisoners? 10. Which is the only London borough to straddle the Thames? Scroll down for the answers... 1. King Edward VII (born 1841, reigned 1901-10). There have been many royal palaces in London through our city’s history —... Read more
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guardian-series
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
guardian-series / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Harrow Times
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Harrow Times / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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This is West Country
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
This is West Country / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Gazette News
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Gazette News / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Bolton News
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Bolton News / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Croydon Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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The News and Star
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
The News and Star / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Northern Echo
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Northern Echo / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appealroyal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed i
William and Kate sign slate to back Truro Cathedral's roof appeal
Kingston Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
royal couple to the Cornish town. The cathedral is relatively new, completed in 1910 after the then Prince of Wales, later Edward VII, laid two foundation stones on May 20 1880. The original roof took 23 years to complete but it now needs urgent... Read more
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