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Herts Advertiser
Prince William and Kate, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, visit Keech Hospicegardener. Ron became a volunteer following the death of his wife at the hospic
Prince William and Kate, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, visit Keech Hospice
Herts Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
gardener. Ron became a volunteer following the death of his wife at the hospice in July 2000. He said: “I have met King George VI and the Queen Mother, and I was flown from Egypt in 1953 for the Coronation, when I was serving the 1st Battalion... Read more
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Sporting Life
Gosden has Desire for St Legerfancied to run a big race in the Juddmonte International last Wednesday after h
Gosden has Desire for St Leger
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
fancied to run a big race in the Juddmonte International last Wednesday after he did so well to finish second in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot.However, the Lady Bamford-owned son of Pivotal produced a meek display on the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Archive photos show when Tyneside factory was the 'workshop of the world'the Tyne upon completion. Archive photos also show a Royal visit to the factor
Archive photos show when Tyneside factory was the 'workshop of the world'
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
the Tyne upon completion. Archive photos also show a Royal visit to the factory. As the Second World War raged on in 1941 and the factory produced armaments to aid the war effort, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visited for a tour of th... Read more
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Daily Mail
Outfits on display in an exhibition marking her 90th birthdayworn by then Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret during an official visit
Outfits on display in an exhibition marking her 90th birthday
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
worn by then Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret during an official visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse with King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1937. The purple coat and green dress with matching hat the Queen wore to open the Scottish... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blinky Bill the Movie review: you had us at eucalyptus(Paradoxically, a 1937 comic strip featuring the marsupial saw Blinky leave his
Blinky Bill the Movie review: you had us at eucalyptus
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
(Paradoxically, a 1937 comic strip featuring the marsupial saw Blinky leave his native Oz to attend the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.) This new CG-animated feature, following on from 1992’s Blinky Bill: The Mischievous Koala,... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
D-Day veteran, 97, receives prestigious French awardfuture Queen Elizabeth II. “I met the [then] Queen on one occasion. She came r
D-Day veteran, 97, receives prestigious French award
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 12 days ago
future Queen Elizabeth II. “I met the [then] Queen on one occasion. She came round and visited us with her husband [King George VI], and the two little princesses [Elizabeth and Margaret] were running around the guns chatting with the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Looking ahead to my rides at York’s Ebor Festival -- by jockey PJ McDonalddefeat of FOUND in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom in June, but had to mis
Looking ahead to my rides at York’s Ebor Festival -- by jockey PJ McDonald
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
defeat of FOUND in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom in June, but had to miss his defence of the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot last month after being laid low by a respiratory infection just four days... Read more
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chad
Looking ahead to my rides at York’s Ebor Festival -- by jockey PJ McDonalddefeat of FOUND in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom in June, but had to mis
Looking ahead to my rides at York’s Ebor Festival -- by jockey PJ McDonald
chad / Posted 13 days ago
defeat of FOUND in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom in June, but had to miss his defence of the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot last month after being laid low by a respiratory infection just four days... Read more
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Scotsman
Royals ‘banned’ public from wearing official Balmoral tartanin newly public documents being displayed at the National Archives at Kew, in L
Royals ‘banned’ public from wearing official Balmoral tartan
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
in newly public documents being displayed at the National Archives at Kew, in London. They show that shortly after George VI began his reign, Conachie & Co, a clothing wholesaler based in Edinburgh, contacted him to inquire if the elite... Read more
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Scotsman
Prime Scottish sporting estate at Tulchan on sale for £25min Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. Those who have stayed at the 21,000 est
Prime Scottish sporting estate at Tulchan on sale for £25m
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
in Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. Those who have stayed at the 21,000 estate include Edward VII, George V, and George VI, as well as former US president Theodore Roosevelt. READ MORE: Six abandoned communities of Scotland The estate’s... Read more
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Scotsman
Estate that hosted royalty on market for offers over £25min Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. Those who have stayed at the 21,000 est
Estate that hosted royalty on market for offers over £25m
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
in Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. Those who have stayed at the 21,000 estate include Edward VII, George V, and George VI, as well as former US president Theodore Roosevelt. The estate’s accommodation includes the opulent Tulchan Lodge,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Singer Petula Clark on following your instinctsin my stride. I was faced with what should have been nerve-racking situations,
Singer Petula Clark on following your instincts
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
in my stride. I was faced with what should have been nerve-racking situations, such as meeting Winston Churchill and George VI, but not really understanding who they were, I didn’t think much of it. I was just happy that I was singing. But... Read more
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heraldscotland
Stand-in jockey Seamie Heffernan hope to ensure Highland Reel stands out at Yorkhaving never won when running over 10 furlongs but Highland Reel showed he migh
Stand-in jockey Seamie Heffernan hope to ensure Highland Reel stands out at York
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
having never won when running over 10 furlongs but Highland Reel showed he might be ready for him after winning the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot last month. Heffernan said: “He’s a four-year-old now so there’s a chance he’s... Read more
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BBC News
Ninety years of Castro and the Queenexpeditions. The young Elizabeth and her sister were educated at home. In 1937
Ninety years of Castro and the Queen
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
expeditions. The young Elizabeth and her sister were educated at home. In 1937, Elizabeth's father was crowned King George VI. Image caption The future Queen is seen with her mother, also Queen Elizabeth, on the balcony of Buckingham Palace,... Read more
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Sporting Life
Reel on target for Internationalhis comeback closer to home four days later.Highland Reel, who got off the mark
Reel on target for International
Sporting Life / Posted 16 days ago
his comeback closer to home four days later.Highland Reel, who got off the mark for the campaign with victory in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes last month, could be joined by stable companion Sir Isaac Newton, who finished fourth in... Read more
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Sporting Life
Highland Reel set for Juddmontein the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday week.Highland Reel: Set for
Highland Reel set for Juddmonte
Sporting Life / Posted 19 days ago
in the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday week.Highland Reel: Set for Juddmonte International at YorkThe King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner is described as a "very possible" runner at the Knavesmire - alongside his... Read more
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chad
Ascot’s Shergar Cup symbolises the dangers of racing’s skewed messageyou’d know, wouldn’t you? Just as you know, and how could you forget, that the
Ascot’s Shergar Cup symbolises the dangers of racing’s skewed message
chad / Posted 20 days ago
you’d know, wouldn’t you? Just as you know, and how could you forget, that the stand-out winners in those years of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes, also held at Ascot, were the brilliant HARBINGER and NOVELLIST. Yet, by some... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Ascot’s Shergar Cup symbolises the dangers of racing’s skewed messageyou’d know, wouldn’t you? Just as you know, and how could you forget, that the
Ascot’s Shergar Cup symbolises the dangers of racing’s skewed message
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 days ago
you’d know, wouldn’t you? Just as you know, and how could you forget, that the stand-out winners in those years of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes, also held at Ascot, were the brilliant HARBINGER and NOVELLIST. Yet, by some... Read more
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Sporting Life
Cue Card set for Wetherby returnfor Colin Tizzard's stable stalwart, with the 10-year-old going on to land the
Cue Card set for Wetherby return
Sporting Life / Posted 20 days ago
for Colin Tizzard's stable stalwart, with the 10-year-old going on to land the Betfair Chase at Haydock and the King George VI Chase at Kempton before a costly fall in the Cheltenham Gold Cup.He bounced back to win at Aintree before suffering... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heave Ho chaps! Prince Charles umpires tug o'war at Mey Highland Gamestraditional Scottish dress. RELATED ARTICLES Copper who became one of the Roy
Heave Ho chaps! Prince Charles umpires tug o'war at Mey Highland Games
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
traditional Scottish dress. RELATED ARTICLES Copper who became one of the Royal Family: After Prince...Revealed: How King George VI banned commoners from wearing...Inside Charles' Morning Room: Clarence House salon opens to... Share this... Read more
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The Border Mail
We've got 19-time Albury mayor Alfred Waugh's crutchesfunctions with the aid of crutches. He was holding them when photographed with
We've got 19-time Albury mayor Alfred Waugh's crutches
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
functions with the aid of crutches. He was holding them when photographed with the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, at the Albury station in 1927. Mr Waugh was an alderman from 1905 to 1948, apart from one... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 4"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marg
August 4
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon, the eventual wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II, is born, most likely in London, England. She was queen consort of the United... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 4"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marg
August 4
KECI Missoula / Posted 24 days ago
"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon, the eventual wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II, is born, most likely in London, England. She was queen consort of the United... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 4"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marg
August 4
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
"Hello, Dolly!" He died at age 69 on July 6, 1971. 1900: Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon, the eventual wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II, is born, most likely in London, England. She was queen consort of the United... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump, Rupert Murdoch’s dad, and the Butterfly Effect electionindex. But the person most responsible might actually be Lionel Logue, the spee
Donald Trump, Rupert Murdoch’s dad, and the Butterfly Effect election
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
index. But the person most responsible might actually be Lionel Logue, the speech therapist who famously treated George VI of England during the 1930s. That’s right, the guy who was played by Geoffrey Rush in the 2010 Oscar winner “The... Read more
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Daily Mail
How George VI banned commoners from wearing Royal Family's tartanRevealed: How King George VI banned commoners from wearing the Royal Family's o
How George VI banned commoners from wearing Royal Family's tartan
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Revealed: How King George VI banned commoners from wearing the Royal Family's official tartan - and the decree is still in place today Distinctive Balmoral tartan was designed by Prince Albert in 1895 It was designed to match the colours of granite... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Waller starts season with a doubleLangskaill said. The Aidan O’Brien-trained Highland Reel, who finished third i
Waller starts season with a double
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Langskaill said. The Aidan O’Brien-trained Highland Reel, who finished third in last year’s Cox Plate and won the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot last month, looms as Winx’s biggest danger alongside The Gurkha and Ranvet... Read more
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Herald Sun
O’Brien ups ante in bid for spring gloryReel backed up its Melbourne form with a win in the Hong Kong Vase in December
O’Brien ups ante in bid for spring glory
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Reel backed up its Melbourne form with a win in the Hong Kong Vase in December and just two weeks ago won the King George VI Stakes over 2012m at Ascot. Leviathan Australian owner Lloyd Williams owns Order of St George, which in June won... Read more
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Daily Mail
Netflix writer says British royals are nervous about The Crowndoesn’t shy away from the grim realities of life, however: including showing a
Netflix writer says British royals are nervous about The Crown
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
doesn’t shy away from the grim realities of life, however: including showing a scene in which the Queen’s late father, King George VI, coughs up blood into his toilet bowl. He died from lung cancer in 1952, propelling his eldest daughter, Princess... Read more
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International Business Times
Britain First leader Paul Golding convicted for wearing 'intimidating' fleece "wearing uniform with political objectives" using laws passed under the Public
Britain First leader Paul Golding convicted for wearing 'intimidating' fleece
International Business Times / Posted 27 days ago
"wearing uniform with political objectives" using laws passed under the Public Order Act 1936 The act, passed under King George VI, was originally intended to curb the activities of Oswald Mosley's British Union of Fascists, also known as the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Letters documenting royal life in Norfolk during the First World War have been uncoveredduring the First World War have been uncovered Surgeon Rear-Admiral Robert Jos
Letters documenting royal life in Norfolk during the First World War have been uncovered
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
during the First World War have been uncovered Surgeon Rear-Admiral Robert Joseph Willan (left) with Prince Albert, later George VI, at Balmoral in 1915. Willan has just been "blooded" by the prince having witnessed Prince Albert shoot a stag.... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Column: Faith strong part of Queen's lifea six-cyclinder engine (a skill she learned during the Second World War). - At
Column: Faith strong part of Queen's life
The Sudbury Star / Posted 28 days ago
a six-cyclinder engine (a skill she learned during the Second World War). - At the age of 13, she gave her father, King George VI, a poem that she had discovered by Millie Haskins. Her father liked the poem and used it during his 1939 Christmas... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
History for July 291921, Adolf Hitler became the leader (“fuehrer”) of the National Socialist Germ
History for July 29
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 30 days ago
1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader (“fuehrer”) of the National Socialist German Workers Party. In 1948, Britain’s King George VI opened the Olympic Games in London. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and... Read more
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Pitchfork
John Lennon, Freddie Mercury Stamp Collections to Go on Displaysent from the United States and New Zealand. A young Lennon also drew mustaches
John Lennon, Freddie Mercury Stamp Collections to Go on Display
Pitchfork / Posted 30 days ago
sent from the United States and New Zealand. A young Lennon also drew mustaches on images of Queen Victoria and King George VI, included in the collection. Mercury’s collection, which has been owned by the Postal Museum since 1993, has stamps... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 29, 20161921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist Germ
This day in history, July 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist German Workers Party. In 1948, Britain's King George VI opened the Olympic Games in London. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist Germ
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist German Workers Party. In 1948, Britain's King George VI opened the Olympic Games in London. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in History1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist Germ
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist German Workers Party. In 1948, Britain's King George VI opened the Olympic Games in London. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist Germ
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
1921, Adolf Hitler became the leader ("fuehrer") of the National Socialist German Workers Party. In 1948, Britain's King George VI opened the Olympic Games in London. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and... Read more
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