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Old 12-30-2006, 01:17 PM
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The Princess Royal: Visit to the Antarctic - January 15-22, 2007

Anne to perk up a penguin

PRINCESS Anne is going where no Royal has ever set foot — to walk with penguins in Antarctica.
Anne will become the most southerly Royal ever as she visits a British base on the continent — where temperatures are MINUS 30°C.
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Old 12-30-2006, 02:00 PM
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Anne to perk up a penguin

PRINCESS Anne is going where no Royal has ever set foot — to walk with penguins in Antarctica.

Anne will become the most southerly Royal ever as she visits a British base on the continent — where temperatures are MINUS 30°C.
What about Prince Philip's visit in January 1957?
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Old 01-02-2007, 05:43 PM
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What about Prince Philip's visit in January 1957?

According to my research he visited many islands a long way south but didn't actually go to Antarctica itself.
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Old 01-02-2007, 05:50 PM
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According to my research he visited many islands a long way south but didn't actually go to Antarctica itself.
I have a book which shows the route of his 56-57 three month tour on a map and it indicates a visit to Graham Land in Antarctica. I'm at work and don't have it available right now, though, so I'll look again when I'm home.

I did find this online link:
http://photo.net/bboard/q-and-a-fetch-msg?msg_id=003HR5
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Old 01-07-2007, 03:10 AM
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Anne to perk up a penguin

PRINCESS Anne is going where no Royal has ever set foot — to walk with penguins in Antarctica.
Anne will become the most southerly Royal ever as she visits a British base on the continent — where temperatures are MINUS 30°C.
I hope she packs a thick pair of thermol underwear. Brrrrrrr. :w00t2:
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Old 01-08-2007, 03:47 PM
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Queen Sonja of Norway visited the South Pole last year if I am not mistaken.
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Old 01-10-2007, 03:28 PM
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Princess Anne inspects Robert Scott's hut in Antarctica, during a visit to the South Pole in 2002. The emotional last letter written by Scott to his wife as he lay freezing and starving to death in the Antarctic is to go on display for the first time this month.

Princess Anne (or so says the caption )
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Old 01-14-2007, 12:12 AM
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Princess Anne's visit to the Antarctic

Princess Anne threatens the Antarctic

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.../narctic14.xml
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Old 01-17-2007, 11:27 AM
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The Princess Royal visiting the British Antarctic Scientific Base, Rothera, Antartica - 15 Jan 2007

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PRINCESS ANNE MAKES HISTORIC VISIT TO ANTARCTICA

http://www.hellomagazine.com/royalty...nne-antarctic/
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Old 01-18-2007, 01:32 PM
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here no news about this, here anne don't is popular
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PRINCESS ANNE MAKES HISTORIC VISIT TO ANTARCTICA

http://www.hellomagazine.com/royalty...nne-antarctic/
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Princess Anne became the first Royal in more than 50 years to visit Antarctica this week,
What about Queen Sonja's visit two years ago? Sonja in South-Africa and Antarctica, 2005 Sonja in South-Africa and Antarctica, 2005 Sonja in South-Africa and Antarctica, 2005

If they'd added British somewhere in that sentence...
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Old 01-19-2007, 05:44 PM
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Princess Anne in Antarctica

she is a legend
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Living as a princess must not be easy, but this is something that is definitely a perk.
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Well to be honest, anyone coud go to the Antartic if they wanted.
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