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Daily Mirror
UK’s fourth oldest person dies age 111 after living through two World WarsEngland to their one World Cup victory at Wembley in July 1966. The inspiratio
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
England to their one World Cup victory at Wembley in July 1966. The inspirational centenarian, born in the reign of King Edward VII, said recently: “I never count the years, they just come and go. Vi came along just five years after Queen... Read more
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Boston Globe
A conversation with Stephen Frearsand British actor and standup comic Eddie Izzard, playing the queen’s wicked so
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
and British actor and standup comic Eddie Izzard, playing the queen’s wicked son Bertie, who would eventually become King Edward VII. Izzard, 55, remembers getting the acting bug when he was 7, playing one of the street urchins in a school... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sex, betrayal and death – the scandalous secrets of our stately homesSir Frederick Johnstone, the Prince of Wales and others, often and in open day.
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Sir Frederick Johnstone, the Prince of Wales and others, often and in open day." Letters from the Prince, who would become Edward VII, were found in Harriet's desk. Wild gossip, and all manner of legal proceedings, became the order of the... Read more
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New York Post
Judi Dench loves ‘behaving badly’ as Queen Victoriaof India and Pakistan, in search of the few bits of correspondence that survive
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
of India and Pakistan, in search of the few bits of correspondence that survived when Bertie assumed the thrown as Edward VII. “I finally found the family and Karim’s journal in Karachi,” says Basu, who learned about his childhood, found a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Judi Dench rules (again) in the lopsided crowdpleaser 'Victoria & Abdul'that eludes them all. There are a lot of racist, villainous fish to fry here, n
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
that eludes them all. There are a lot of racist, villainous fish to fry here, none more deserving than Victoria’s son, Edward VII, a.k.a. Bertie (an excellent Eddie Izzard), although the prime minister (Michael Gambon) and the imperious Lady... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
How a key was blamed for the sinking of the Titanicits 200-year history. In fact, one of the crew who died on the night Titanic sa
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
its 200-year history. In fact, one of the crew who died on the night Titanic sank, Scarborough-born James Paul Moody, was a former pupil of the King Edward VII Nautical School for ‘hardy and heroic sons of the sea’ – a school founded by the cha... Read more
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express
Buckingham Palace is 'not green enough and too big for family life', says Prince Charlesof the Trooping the Colour celebrations, marking the monarch’s birthday parade,
express / Posted 6 days ago
of the Trooping the Colour celebrations, marking the monarch’s birthday parade, with an RAF fly-past. BIRTHS AND DEATHS Edward VII (1841–1910) is the only monarch to have both been born and died in the palace. William IV was also born there and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Blackbirding: Australia's history of kidnapping Pacific Islandersup. The labourers tried very hard to challenge the Act — an incredible feat at
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
up. The labourers tried very hard to challenge the Act — an incredible feat at the time — and even sent a petition to King Edward VII, signed by 3,000 islanders. Opposition to the law resulted in the government widening the exemption categories,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Treasure Huntbecame one of the top suppliers of luxury goods in the world. They are known fo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
became one of the top suppliers of luxury goods in the world. They are known for their jewelry and wristwatches, and King Edward VII of Great Britain is said to have referred to them as the "jeweler to kings and the king of jewelers." We became a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Eddie Izzard: I like to think I kicked the trans door openfeat of running 43 marathons in 51 days. Anything else? It would, perhaps, be
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
feat of running 43 marathons in 51 days. Anything else? It would, perhaps, be polite to start with his fine performance as Edward VII opposite Judi Dench’s Queen Victoria in Stephen Frears’s Victoria & Abdul. The picture, an unofficial sequel to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eddie Izzard: People said they didn't know it was me as Prince Edward until the end film credits rolleda man Izzard believes contributed "absolutely nothing" to the world, Queen Vict
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
a man Izzard believes contributed "absolutely nothing" to the world, Queen Victoria's son Bertie, who would go on to become Edward VII. After acting roles in plenty of films, including Valkyrie, and Ocean's Twelve and Thirteen, he goes full period... Read more
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The Irish Times
Eddie Izzard: ‘Moderates have to get active or the extremes will pull us apart’feat of running 43 marathons in 51 days. Anything else? It would, perhaps, be
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
feat of running 43 marathons in 51 days. Anything else? It would, perhaps, be polite to start with his fine performance as Edward VII opposite Judi Dench’s Queen Victoria in Stephen Frears’s Victoria & Abdul. The picture, an unofficial sequel to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How to turn your child into a musical genius in Viennaeverywhere – and how’s this for a melodrama: the sumptuous Prince of Wales suit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
everywhere – and how’s this for a melodrama: the sumptuous Prince of Wales suite on the piano nobile was supposedly where Edward VII finally decided to dispense with the crown in favour of the American. And it’s small wonder: this is a sexy place... Read more
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Herald Sun
Only one reason to see this moviexenophobic and fearing the undue influence of a foreigner, Victoria’s court off
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
xenophobic and fearing the undue influence of a foreigner, Victoria’s court officials and her son and heir Bertie (later Edward VII) makes their displeasure known and Abdul becomes the target of a vicious smear... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Only one reason to see this moviexenophobic and fearing the undue influence of a foreigner, Victoria’s court off
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
xenophobic and fearing the undue influence of a foreigner, Victoria’s court officials and her son and heir Bertie (later Edward VII) makes their displeasure known and Abdul becomes the target of a vicious smear... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Cool spaces: Check out this $1.5M home that's almost a 'castle'the circular staircase is a two-story great room, complete with marble fireplac
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
the circular staircase is a two-story great room, complete with marble fireplace, piano and, in the corner, a harp. "King Edward VII, Queen Victoria’s son, loved harp music, so he had a personal harpist come in and play for him. That is her harp,"... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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Gazette
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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guardian-series
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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Harrow Times
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
Harrow Times / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Crystal Ocean ready for St Leger as Sir Michael Stoute targets Doncaster gloryof the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
of the William Hill St Leger on Saturday. The Sir Michael Stoute-trained colt was placed in the Dante at York and the King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot before he impressed in last month’s Gordon Stakes at Goodwood. Stoute’s assistant James... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Victoria and Abdul: Dame Judy Dench and Eddie Izzard surprise Osborne House visitors in full costumeDuring a break from filming scenes, Eddie, who plays Queen Victoria's son Berti
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 15 days ago
During a break from filming scenes, Eddie, who plays Queen Victoria's son Bertie - who became Edward VII - and Dame Judy, who plays Queen Victoria, made an impromptu visit to the Durbar Room while a group of tourists were looking around. "So we went... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
The Limehouse Golemshade of the famous Leno: supposedly the best paid performer in England in his
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 16 days ago
shade of the famous Leno: supposedly the best paid performer in England in his day, and an unofficial court jester for King Edward VII. Cooke's Lizzie matches Booth in anachronism. One way could have worked would have been to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Osborne House: Italianate palace – and hotbed of controversyto Abdul bear this out – one is signed “your loving mother”. But most of the co
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
to Abdul bear this out – one is signed “your loving mother”. But most of the correspondence was destroyed on the orders of Edward VII, who hoped to play down the story of the Queen and her Munshi following the death of his mother in 1901 and... Read more
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chroniclelive
18 things you probably never knew about Grey's Monumentimposing Monument. In 1906, it was spectacularly decked with flags and bunting
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
imposing Monument. In 1906, it was spectacularly decked with flags and bunting to celebrate the visit to Newcastle of King Edward VII. In 1937 - 100 years its foundation stone was laid - the top of Grey’s Monument was decked out in flags to... Read more
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London SE1
Prince Charles to be The Old Vic's bicentenary patronand affectionately known as The Old Vic. "Over the years, two of my predecesso
London SE1 / Posted 18 days ago
and affectionately known as The Old Vic. "Over the years, two of my predecessors as Prince of Wales, who later became King Edward VII and King George V, came to concerts here. In 1918, Queen Mary, my great-grandmother, presided over the centenary... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dame Judi Dench dazzles as she steps out for Victoria And Abdul premiereat the big London event (Matt Crossick/PA) Ali Fazal, who plays Indian clerk A
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
at the big London event (Matt Crossick/PA) Ali Fazal, who plays Indian clerk Abdul Karim, and Eddie Izzard, who portrays Edward VII, also dressed up for the event, along with West End legend, Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber. Izzard brought his father,... Read more
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ABC News
Princess Kate suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum in 3rd pregnancyJuly 23, 2013 in London, England. Kensington Palace announced her first pregna
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
July 23, 2013 in London, England. Kensington Palace announced her first pregnancy shortly before she was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London for treatment. With this third pregnancy, Kate is being treated by doctors at Kensington... Read more
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express
Pregnant Kate hopeful to still do school run with Prince George despite morning sicknessa day, and can lose 10 per cent of their body weight. While pregnant with Prin
express / Posted 20 days ago
a day, and can lose 10 per cent of their body weight. While pregnant with Prince George, Kate spent three days at the King Edward VII hospital where she was put on a drip. The Palace confirmed she is once again suffering from Hyperemesis... Read more
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Daily Mail
What will the new royal baby be called?Majesty's cousin is also called Alexandra, as was her great-grandmother, Alexan
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Majesty's cousin is also called Alexandra, as was her great-grandmother, Alexandra of Denmark, the Queen Consort of Edward VII. Known to her family as Alix, she was considered one of the most beautiful princesses in Europe and was aunt by... Read more
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express
Pregnant Kate on 24-hour watch after acute morning sickness left her hospitalised for daysPrince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two. During her first pregnancy K
express / Posted 20 days ago
Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two. During her first pregnancy Kate was forced to seek treatment at the King Edward VII hospital. The Duchess was put on a drip to ensure she got crucial nutrients, and she spent three days in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judi Dench, 82, is elegant at Victoria & Abdul screening in Venicemaking it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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Judi Dench rules the Venice waves in 'Victoria & Abdul'making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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Judi Dench rules the Venice waves in 'Victoria & Abdul'making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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making it: "What film would Donald Trump most like to see?" Eddie Izzard, who plays Victoria's eldest son, the future King Edward VII, said "Victoria & Abdul" is "an edgy story because of what we did to the Indian nation back then," when Britain... Read more
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