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Daily Mail
Kate, Wills, George and Charlotte touch down in Canadaleaves as a tribute to her Canadian hosts, as was the Queen's brooch, given to
Kate, Wills, George and Charlotte touch down in Canada
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
leaves as a tribute to her Canadian hosts, as was the Queen's brooch, given to the late Queen Mother by her father, King George VI, to mark the state visit to Canada in 1939. She wore it frequently afterwards, sometimes as a hat badge, and... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Banff offers a walk in the cloudsand Mounties, railroad baron Sir William Cornelius Van Horne reportedly said. T
Banff offers a walk in the clouds
Guelph Mercury / Posted 19 hours ago
and Mounties, railroad baron Sir William Cornelius Van Horne reportedly said. The stately pile's guests have included King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, Marilyn Monroe and Winston Churchill. My less-celebrated group stayed at a wonderful... Read more
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BC Local News
The 2016 Royal Tourwas festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subject
The 2016 Royal Tour
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
was festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subjects thronged the city’s streets when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured communities around Greater Victoria by motorcade. Everyone was “very happy and proud,”... Read more
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Oak Bay News
The 2016 Royal Tourwas festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subject
The 2016 Royal Tour
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
was festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subjects thronged the city’s streets when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured communities around Greater Victoria by motorcade. Everyone was “very happy and proud,”... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
The 2016 Royal Tourwas festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subject
The 2016 Royal Tour
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
was festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subjects thronged the city’s streets when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured communities around Greater Victoria by motorcade. Everyone was “very happy and proud,”... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
The 2016 Royal Tourwas festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subject
The 2016 Royal Tour
Sooke News Mirror / Posted yesterday
was festooned with colourful bunting and tens of thousands of patriotic subjects thronged the city’s streets when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured communities around Greater Victoria by motorcade. Everyone was “very happy and proud,”... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate and Wills get a night off from the kids in a £95-night hotelof the Queen’s representative in British Columbia. The 103-year-old building, s
Kate and Wills get a night off from the kids in a £95-night hotel
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of the Queen’s representative in British Columbia. The 103-year-old building, set in a 36-acre estate, was first used by George VI and the Queen Mother in 1939, as part of their tour of Canada that year. Staff have filled the ornate fountains... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Horse Power: Weekend Offender to score on final Saturday of the Flat at Haydockthe West Yorkshire track at the star of last season before going on to win the
Horse Power: Weekend Offender to score on final Saturday of the Flat at Haydock
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
the West Yorkshire track at the star of last season before going on to win the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park and the King George VI Chase at Kempton. He bounced back to win at Aintree’s Grand National Festival the following month and is likely to... Read more
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International Business Times
Royal Canada Tour: The Canadian brands for Kate Middleton's wardrobeparticularly for those on Commonwealth visits. Originally given to the Queen M
Royal Canada Tour: The Canadian brands for Kate Middleton's wardrobe
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
particularly for those on Commonwealth visits. Originally given to the Queen Mother, then Queen Elizabeth, by her husband George VI ahead of their successful Canadian tour in 1939. It has subsequently been worn by Queen Elizabeth II on numerous... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colin Firth was almost rejected for his Pride and Prejudice roleAndrew Davies confessed he was 'a bit doubtful' of casting him at first Firth
Colin Firth was almost rejected for his Pride and Prejudice role
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Andrew Davies confessed he was 'a bit doubtful' of casting him at first Firth - who won an Oscar for his portrayal of King George VI in The King’s Speech in 2010 - had the backing of BBC producer Sue Birtwistle during casting, according to... Read more
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express
High Society: Between the wars a fascinating group of women led the social sceneneutral Portugal and was awarded the Legion d’Honneur and the Croix du Combatta
High Society: Between the wars a fascinating group of women led the social scene
express / Posted 2 days ago
neutral Portugal and was awarded the Legion d’Honneur and the Croix du Combattant. She also received the King’s Medal from George VI. LADY EDITH LONDONDERRY An unlikely friend of Laura Corrigan was Lady Edith Londonderry, née Edith Chaplin. Born... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Colin Firth had to dye his hair for Pride And Prejudice because he was 'too ginger'Darcy in the 1995 BBC adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride And Prejudice. Colin –
Colin Firth had to dye his hair for Pride And Prejudice because he was 'too ginger'
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Darcy in the 1995 BBC adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride And Prejudice. Colin – who won an Oscar for his portrayal of King George VI in The King’s Speech in 2010 – was backed by BBC producer Sue Birtwistle during casting, according to... Read more
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Daily Star
SHOCK CLAIM: The Queen has 'secret love child cousin' from hidden royal flingup the crown so he could marry his divorcee lover. But a new theory about the
SHOCK CLAIM: The Queen has 'secret love child cousin' from hidden royal fling
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
up the crown so he could marry his divorcee lover. But a new theory about the son of King George V and brother of King George VI assert he could have fathered a hidden love-child in France. It is said Edward VIII visited Paris as a teenager... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Hitler used European aristocracy to clamber his way to powerof Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, a Nazi since the beginning and the main conduit iof H
How Hitler used European aristocracy to clamber his way to power
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, a Nazi since the beginning and the main conduit iof Hitler to the English Kings Edward VIII and George VI. related such as also Carl Eduard. 'He tried with his shuttle diplomacy tirelessly to pull England on to the side... Read more
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Gazette News
Fundraising starts for three-old who suffered brain damage after septic shockgo at, families have been invited to take part in the one mile sponsored walk o
Fundraising starts for three-old who suffered brain damage after septic shock
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
go at, families have been invited to take part in the one mile sponsored walk on September 25. It will take place on King George VI playing field at 10am. Sarah, Mary's mum, said she was incredibly touched by all of the events being organised and... Read more
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Gazette News
Fundraisers preparing to walk to support little Marygo at, families have been invited to take part in the one mile sponsored walk o
Fundraisers preparing to walk to support little Mary
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
go at, families have been invited to take part in the one mile sponsored walk on September 25. It will take place on King George VI playing field at 10am. Sarah, Mary's mum, said she was incredibly touched by all of the events being organised and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill filmChurchill's wife Clementine, with John Slattery (Mad Men) as General Eisenhower
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill film
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Churchill's wife Clementine, with John Slattery (Mad Men) as General Eisenhower and James Purefoy (The Following) as King George VI. The script is by historian Alex von Tunzelmann. Teplitzky, who has been directing such television shows as Rake,... Read more
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Sporting Life
Tizzard keen to get Thistle started10-year-old landed the West Yorkshire feature last season before going on to wi
Tizzard keen to get Thistle started
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
10-year-old landed the West Yorkshire feature last season before going on to win the Betfair Chase at Haydock and the King George VI Chase at Kempton.Dreams of completing the Jockey Club Chase Triple Crown and landing a potential #1million bonus in... Read more
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Sporting Life
Coneygree possible for BetfairCould return at Haydock Download our iOS appAny horse who can land the Betfair
Coneygree possible for Betfair
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
Could return at Haydock Download our iOS appAny horse who can land the Betfair Chase in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day and the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup in March will pick up a £1million... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Beautiful Banffand Mounties, railroad baron Sir William Cornelius Van Horne reportedly said. T
Beautiful Banff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and Mounties, railroad baron Sir William Cornelius Van Horne reportedly said. The stately guests have included King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, Marilyn Monroe and Winston Churchill. My less-celebrated group stayed at a wonderful... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mullins camp consider early-season plans for stable starsAintree and Punchestown in the spring. The imposing gelding features in ante-p
Mullins camp consider early-season plans for stable stars
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Aintree and Punchestown in the spring. The imposing gelding features in ante-post lists for races like the King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day and the Cheltenham Gold Cup, but Mullins does not expect him to step up to staying... Read more
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RTE News
Mullins team consider plans for stable starsAintree and Punchestown in the spring. The imposing gelding features in ante-p
Mullins team consider plans for stable stars
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
Aintree and Punchestown in the spring. The imposing gelding features in ante-post lists for races like the King George VI Chase at Kempton on St Stephen's Day and the Cheltenham Gold Cup, but Mullins does not expect him to step up to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cable and streaming: From Woody to the Royals, a peek at what’s to comecover 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II’s rule over six seasons, beginning with th
Cable and streaming: From Woody to the Royals, a peek at what’s to come
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
cover 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II’s rule over six seasons, beginning with the illness and death of Elizabeth’s father, George VI. Claire Foy, mesmerizing as Anne Boleyn in “Wolf Hall,” plays the queen, Matt Smith is Prince Philip, Jared Harris... Read more
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The Washington Times
TRAVEL: London sites to see in two daysII. The centerpiece is the Map Room, where key information on the war effort wa
TRAVEL: London sites to see in two days
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
II. The centerpiece is the Map Room, where key information on the war effort was prepared and shown for Churchill and King George VI — and where secrecy was paramount. The Churchill Museum stands as testament to the complicated nature of the... Read more
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express
Prince Charles creates replica palace in tribute to beloved Queen Motherevent The neoclassical building looks strikingly similar to Buckingham Palace,
Prince Charles creates replica palace in tribute to beloved Queen Mother
express / Posted 10 days ago
event The neoclassical building looks strikingly similar to Buckingham Palace, where the Queen Mother lived with King George VI until his death in 1952. Next door is a building modelled on the Ritz hotel – a favourite haunt of the Queen... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Charles builds a spectacular replica of Buckingham Palacebalcony with two majestic pillars and looks remarkably similar to Buckingham Pa
Prince Charles builds a spectacular replica of Buckingham Palace
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
balcony with two majestic pillars and looks remarkably similar to Buckingham Palace, where the Queen Mother lived with King George VI until his death in 1952. Grand design: Prince Charles has built a stunning replica of Buckingham Palace, called... Read more
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HITC Sport
Jim Crowley passes 100 winners but Silvestre de Sousa closes gap to fourfor the connections of a chaser that can complete its “Chasing Triple Crown” in
Jim Crowley passes 100 winners but Silvestre de Sousa closes gap to four
HITC Sport / Posted 11 days ago
for the connections of a chaser that can complete its “Chasing Triple Crown” in the Betfair Chase at Haydock, the King George VI Chase at Kempton and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March. Last season, Cue Card took the first two legs before... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Chase Triple Crown £1million bonus to return for 2016-17to win it in the coming season. Any horse who can land the Betfair Chase at Ha
Chase Triple Crown £1million bonus to return for 2016-17
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
to win it in the coming season. Any horse who can land the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November, then the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day and finally claim the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March will pick up a £1million... Read more
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Sporting Life
Newbury entries for Stoute pairOrmonde Stakes at Chester. Download our iOS appThe Hardwicke Stakes winner ran
Newbury entries for Stoute pair
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
Ormonde Stakes at Chester. Download our iOS appThe Hardwicke Stakes winner ran a fine race to finish third in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes in July and could have his sights lowered by Sir Michael Stoute at the weekend, for the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Jockey Club offer 1 million Triple Crown bonusClub is offering the cash bonanza for any horse that can win the Betfair Chase
Jockey Club offer 1 million Triple Crown bonus
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
Club is offering the cash bonanza for any horse that can win the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton Park a month later and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March, the racing body said. "We'd love a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jockey Club offer 1 million Triple Crown bonusClub is offering the cash bonanza for any horse that can win the Betfair Chase
Jockey Club offer 1 million Triple Crown bonus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
Club is offering the cash bonanza for any horse that can win the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton Park a month later and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March, the racing body said. "We'd love a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How Britain's top jump horses can win a £1million bonus for winning three racesCrown. The other two races making up the Triple Crown are the Betfair Chase at
How Britain's top jump horses can win a £1million bonus for winning three races
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
Crown. The other two races making up the Triple Crown are the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November and the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton Park on Boxing Day. Paddy Brennan will be out to go one better this season and pick up his cut of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Triple Crown bonus up for grabsraces last season Download our iOS appAny horse who can land the Betfair Chase
Triple Crown bonus up for grabs
Sporting Life / Posted 12 days ago
races last season Download our iOS appAny horse who can land the Betfair Chase at Haydock in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March will pick up a £1million bonus.The last horse... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
COLUMN: 71 years for Derbyshire dampaddling pool in the hot days enjoyed lately will probably agree. The official
COLUMN: 71 years for Derbyshire dam
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
paddling pool in the hot days enjoyed lately will probably agree. The official opening of Ladybower was attended by King George VI and the then Queen – later the Queen mother – who did the honours and unveiled a plaque. Now this necessary... Read more
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Kincardine News
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Kincardine News / Posted 13 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Melfort Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 14 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Hinton Parklander / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Delhi News Record / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Strathmore Standard / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Whitecourt Star / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missWho. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Chatham This Week / Posted 15 days ago
Who. Foy and Smith are excellent here, enjoying their last days of comparative freedom while on a lengthy trip that King George VI, played by Jared Harris, was too sick to take himself. The party line was that the king was getting better. History... Read more
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