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Sporting Life
Buick appeals Chantilly ban"So far he (Buick) has appealed against the decision of the stewards. Buick's
Buick appeals Chantilly ban
Sporting Life / Posted 3 days ago
"So far he (Buick) has appealed against the decision of the stewards. Buick's ban is due to begin on July 3. If he is unsuccessful in his appeal he will miss meetings such as the Irish Oaks and King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Hemsby villagers hear about history and times pastchanged with the globalisation of manufacture and trade. No members of the Roy
Hemsby villagers hear about history and times past
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
changed with the globalisation of manufacture and trade. No members of the Royal family had visited Hemsby since a young George VI, as the Duke of York, visited Hemsby Hall for the wedding of his friend, Commander Louis Greg to Phyllis... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 23the Anglo-Saxon period. Edward (seen here in 1945) was succeeded as king by his
June 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
the Anglo-Saxon period. Edward (seen here in 1945) was succeeded as king by his brother Albert, from then on known as King George VI, and was named Duke of Windsor. He died of throat cancer at age 77 in May 1972. 1894: Entomologist and sexologist... Read more
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Sporting Life
Weights & Measures: Royal AscotMichael Stoute is one victory away from becoming the sole owner of the 'most su
Weights & Measures: Royal Ascot
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Stoute is one victory away from becoming the sole owner of the 'most successful trainer in the history of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes' tag.The midsummer highlight at Ascot is nearly always targeted by Stoute and he trained... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
All you need to know for this year’s Royal Norfolk Showuse of disabled, elderly and mobility impaired visitors to the show. • Event M
All you need to know for this year’s Royal Norfolk Show
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
use of disabled, elderly and mobility impaired visitors to the show. • Event Mobility Charitable Trust Located at King George VI Gate, the bus pick-up and drop-off area. To reserve an electric scooter or manual wheelchair you can book online... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seifu Fantahun's Trial Shuttlesuspect, Seifu, had pleaded guilty in the court of law a day earlier, on June 1
Seifu Fantahun's Trial Shuttle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
suspect, Seifu, had pleaded guilty in the court of law a day earlier, on June 14, 2016. Seifu appeared in court on King George VI Street, without any legal adviser or a lawyer. The Court had passed a verdict on Seifu as guilty of contempt of... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
All you need to know for this year’s Royal Norfolk Showuse of disabled, elderly and mobility impaired visitors to the show. • Event M
All you need to know for this year’s Royal Norfolk Show
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
use of disabled, elderly and mobility impaired visitors to the show. • Event Mobility Charitable Trust Located at King George VI Gate, the bus pick-up and drop-off area. To reserve an electric scooter or manual wheelchair you can book online... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Cameron is more like Neville Chamberlain than Winston Churchill when it comes to Europewas even accorded the unique honour of appearing on the balcony of Buckingham P
David Cameron is more like Neville Chamberlain than Winston Churchill when it comes to Europe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
was even accorded the unique honour of appearing on the balcony of Buckingham Palace. He was accompanied by a smiling King George VI and Queen Elizabeth – our present Queen's parents – giving a very visible Royal seal of approval to the policy of... Read more
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SportsFan
Highland Reel out for Ascot revengeCox Plate placegetter Highland Reel could return to Ascot for the King George V
Highland Reel out for Ascot revenge
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
Cox Plate placegetter Highland Reel could return to Ascot for the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes following his narrow defeat on the final day of the Royal meeting. The four-year-old was beaten a head by Dartmouth in the Hardwicke Stakes... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dedication of the Queen's bodyguard revealed in touching series of early photosShadow’ to Princess Elizabeth in 1944, when she was aged 18 and ‘heir presumpti
Dedication of the Queen's bodyguard revealed in touching series of early photos
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Shadow’ to Princess Elizabeth in 1944, when she was aged 18 and ‘heir presumptive’ to the throne behind her father King George VI. Many of the 200 black and white photos feature Mr Usher in the background while Princess Elizabeth meets and... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle's Assembly Rooms' 240th birthdayRVI; King George V and Queen Mary in 1928, who had dinner while in Newcastle to
Newcastle's Assembly Rooms' 240th birthday
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
RVI; King George V and Queen Mary in 1928, who had dinner while in Newcastle to officially open the Tyne Bridge; and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1939, who visited the venue while here to launch the battleship HMS King George V. In... Read more
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Daily Mail
The unwavering dedication of a Royal servantto Princess Elizabeth in 1944, when she was 18 At the time she was 'heir presu
The unwavering dedication of a Royal servant
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
to Princess Elizabeth in 1944, when she was 18 At the time she was 'heir presumptive' to throne behind her father King George VI, who reigned from 1936 to 1952 Mr Usher served her until 1951, by which time she had married Prince Philip, and... Read more
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Sporting Life
King George key to Postponed planto Postponed plan Roger Varian feels Postponed is reaching his prime as he pre
King George key to Postponed plan
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
to Postponed plan Roger Varian feels Postponed is reaching his prime as he prepares the Coronation Cup winner for the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on July 23.Postponed: Reaching his peak, according to trainer Free video form... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Take another chance on Danilovna at Windsorthe royal meeting. He is a 16/1 chance with BetVictor to emulate former Stoute
Take another chance on Danilovna at Windsor
Banbury Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
the royal meeting. He is a 16/1 chance with BetVictor to emulate former Stoute inmate Harbinger and land next month’s King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. That success ensured it was indeed ‘Hats off for the Queen!’ at Ascot and put the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Buick picks up huge ban in Francehas stated his intention to appeal the original 15-day suspension. The ban is
Buick picks up huge ban in France
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
has stated his intention to appeal the original 15-day suspension. The ban is due to begin on July 3. If he is unsuccessful in his appeal he will miss meetings such as the Irish Oaks and King George VI And Queen Elizabeth St... Read more
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The Border Mail
Why this tiny archipelago is the Mediterranean's next big thing57 days.) At the end of the war, 40,000 homes had been destroyed, and the popul
Why this tiny archipelago is the Mediterranean's next big thing
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
57 days.) At the end of the war, 40,000 homes had been destroyed, and the population was on the verge of starvation. King George VI recognised Malta's key role in the victory by awarding the George Cross, the highest award for civilian bravery, to... Read more
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International Business Times
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Orange Is The New Black, Glassland, Guardians Of The Galaxy and more Saul, Pilgrim Hill, The Eclipse and The Sea. Available on Netflix US.The King'
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Orange Is The New Black, Glassland, Guardians Of The Galaxy and more
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Saul, Pilgrim Hill, The Eclipse and The Sea. Available on Netflix US.The King's SpeechColin Firth portrays real-life King, George VI in Tom Hooper's beautiful biopic The King's SpeechThe Weinstein Company Colin Firth and Helena Bonham Carter star... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tunnel Digging Part of New War on Terror Law Passed by Knessetthe bill for its final vote said that the conformation of the new law nullifies
Tunnel Digging Part of New War on Terror Law Passed by Knesset
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
the bill for its final vote said that the conformation of the new law nullifies “60 laws and rules dating back to King George VI, so this is a kind of Day of Independence.” He praised the new law for emanating directly from Israel’s real,... Read more
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Daily Mail
How the Queen's brooches and earrings have a glittering historyto drape herself in diamonds. Also on display is her favourite Girls Of Great
How the Queen's brooches and earrings have a glittering history
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
to drape herself in diamonds. Also on display is her favourite Girls Of Great Britain And Ireland tiara, the dazzling George VI Festoon necklace, given to her by her father in 1950, Queen Mary’s chain-link bracelet and the showstopping... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen's glorious necklaces all have fascinating stories to tellJubilee in 2002 - 22 years after she wore the set with her pink gown. The neck
The Queen's glorious necklaces all have fascinating stories to tell
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Jubilee in 2002 - 22 years after she wore the set with her pink gown. The necklace and earrings were the first of the George VI sapphire collection to go into the royal vault, given to the Queen as a wedding present from her father. Indeed,... Read more
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ESPN
How an African-born Brit became NFL's global guruTreetops Lodge, a remote resort made famous by Queen Elizabeth, who while on va
How an African-born Brit became NFL's global guru
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
Treetops Lodge, a remote resort made famous by Queen Elizabeth, who while on vacation there in 1952 became queen after King George VI, her father, died. The lodge was surrounded by wildlife. A zebra lived there, as did a chimp named Sebastian, whom... Read more
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Evening Standard
Royal Ascot behind the scenes: Getting ready for the racesMargaret (1930 - 2002), Katherine, Duchess of Kent, Henry, Duke of Gloucester,
Royal Ascot behind the scenes: Getting ready for the races
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Margaret (1930 - 2002), Katherine, Duchess of Kent, Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Queen Elizabeth, Queen Consort to King George VI (looking through her binoculars) and Princess Elizabeth. William Vanderson/Fox Photos/Getty Images 18th June... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pilot takes incredible birds-eye view pictures of the Queen's 90thbecomes the... Share this article The monarch first took the royal salute in
Pilot takes incredible birds-eye view pictures of the Queen's 90th
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
becomes the... Share this article The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Queen's tiaras are the heart of her jewellery collectiontiara from her grandmother, thought them unlucky and had them replaced. It pas
The Queen's tiaras are the heart of her jewellery collection
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
tiara from her grandmother, thought them unlucky and had them replaced. It passed to the Queen Mother when her husband, George VI, came to the throne in 1936, and became one of her two favourite tiaras. The other, the Boucheron Honeycomb tiara,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Selfless Sheringham volunteers lunch with the QueenQueen has been a patron of YHA (England and Wales) since 1959. The Patronage wa
Selfless Sheringham volunteers lunch with the Queen
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Queen has been a patron of YHA (England and Wales) since 1959. The Patronage was inherited from her father, King George VI, on her Accession. In 2013 The Queen officially opened YHA South Downs, a 64-bed, £3 million Youth Hostel in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Princess Charlotte's wave of affectionknowledge where I grew up in Kent.' The monarch first took the royal salute in
Princess Charlotte's wave of affection
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent.' The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Heritage: Meet West Ham’s first female mayorlady’s brain,” he said. Despite Rumsey’s doubts Daisy attended a number of sig
Heritage: Meet West Ham’s first female mayor
Newham Recorder / Posted 15 days ago
lady’s brain,” he said. Despite Rumsey’s doubts Daisy attended a number of significant events including the coronation of George VI where she was impressed by the Royals ability to appeal to the people. Speaking passionately at the time, she told... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Charlotte makes balcony bow at Queen's official 90th birthday paradethe immaculately turned out troops. The monarch first took the royal salute in
Charlotte makes balcony bow at Queen's official 90th birthday parade
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
the immaculately turned out troops. The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
In pictures: Kate Middleton and Prince Harry join Queen for birthday celebrationsknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
In pictures: Kate Middleton and Prince Harry join Queen for birthday celebrations
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kate Middleton and Prince Harry join Queen for birthday celebrationsknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Kate Middleton and Prince Harry join Queen for birthday celebrations
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Northern Echo
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Bury Times
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Gazette
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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guardian-series
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Harrow Times
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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This is West Country
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
This is West Country / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Gazette News
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Bolton News
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colourknowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in
Queen's 90th birthday celebrated by Trooping the Colour
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
knowledge where I grew up in Kent." The monarch first took the royal salute in 1951, when she deputised for her ill father George VI, and has continued receiving the mark of respect every year except 1955 when there was a national rail strike. Her... Read more
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Evening Standard
Millions attend coronation of Queen Elizabeth in 1953of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. The princess took the role of Head of State afte
Millions attend coronation of Queen Elizabeth in 1953
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. The princess took the role of Head of State after the death of her father, the King George VI, a year previously. The event reached 20 million viewers and was broadcasted in 44 languages. In 2008, thousands... Read more
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CTV News
Royal romance: Looking back on the Queen and Prince Philip's love storysecretly proposed to Elizabeth in 1946, and the heiress to the throne accepted
Royal romance: Looking back on the Queen and Prince Philip's love story
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
secretly proposed to Elizabeth in 1946, and the heiress to the throne accepted without first consulting her father, King George VI, who had insisted that she wait. But the couple forged ahead with their love. They publically announced their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why does the Queen love her pearls so much?as a young girl, so they remind her of her youth. One item she did have was a s
Why does the Queen love her pearls so much?
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
as a young girl, so they remind her of her youth. One item she did have was a sapphire bracelet (later, her father King George VI gave her more sapphires, in the shape of a mid-19th-century set of necklace and earrings, set in gold, as a wedding... Read more
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Daily Mail
ROBERT HARDMAN reflects on the Queen's birthdaypoem about ‘the man who stood at the gate of the year’. As the Queen will have
ROBERT HARDMAN reflects on the Queen's birthday
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
poem about ‘the man who stood at the gate of the year’. As the Queen will have recognised instantly, her father, King George VI, had used that very line as the theme of his Christmas broadcast in 1939 as Britain descended into war. Prayers... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Flee
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Fleet. 15. Elizabeth became queen when King George VI died in February 1952. 16. In 1953, Elizabeth II attended her first football match (FA Cup Final). 18. She has... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Flee
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 days ago
in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Fleet. 15. Elizabeth became queen when King George VI died in February 1952. 16. In 1953, Elizabeth II attended her first football match (FA Cup Final). 18. She has... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Flee
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Fleet. 15. Elizabeth became queen when King George VI died in February 1952. 16. In 1953, Elizabeth II attended her first football match (FA Cup Final). 18. She has... Read more
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11 News Houston
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Flee
90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she celebrates 90
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
in Malta between 1949 and 1951. Philip was an officer in the Mediterranean Fleet. 15. Elizabeth became queen when King George VI died in February 1952. 16. In 1953, Elizabeth II attended her first football match (FA Cup Final). 18. She has... Read more
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