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Old 10-06-2013, 04:48 PM
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The Duke of York ‏@TheDukeOfYork 4 Oct
The Duke is proud to receive the Hands Across the Seas Award from @SSMACNYC who do great work to support veterans

Shame the press didn't write about this
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:43 PM
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the Express comment section has published this article by Richard Palmer.

What's Prince Andrew got to hide? | Richard Palmer | Columnists | Comment | Daily Express

(This has already been posted on another thread so apologies for duplication)

It is a really balanced article and instead of the negative Telegraph/Mail angle, it focuses on the fact that DoY is rubbish at letting us all know (particularly the press) what his schedule is. It says there are criticisms of DoY's office.

I think that HMQ and PoW need to help sort that out cos it is doing some damage.
This was interesting. Whatever Andrew's motivation, its not a help to the monarchy. The days when royals can do as they will without any scrutiny or accountability are gone.
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Old 10-09-2013, 12:40 PM
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A prince and a king walk into Office Depot - Sun Sentinel


Court Circular 7 October 2013

BUCKINGHAM PALACE: The Duke of York, Patron, Round Square, this morning attended the Round Square Conference at Office Depot Corporate Headquarters, Boca Raton, Florida, United States of America.
His Royal Highness this evening departed from Miami International Airport for the United Kingdom.
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Old 10-09-2013, 04:42 PM
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Interesting: that is an organisation of which I had not heard before.
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Old 10-09-2013, 05:05 PM
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I haven't heard about it either. It sounds like a brilliant idea though. I've always thought that there should be more to education in our schools. I think giving kids bigger and greater opportunities through their schools would properly prepare them for the world.
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Old 10-14-2013, 01:05 PM
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Duke of York giving an award to Mountain Rescue Team last week

Prince gives team the royal seal of approval - The Scarborough News
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Old 10-14-2013, 03:53 PM
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Strangely one of the first schools to join this organisation in Australia was my old boarding school and my brother's school as well so I have been hearing about this organisation for about 30 years now.

Andrew has also a connection to Outward Bound - both of which have strong links back to Gordonstoun but most people only think of Edward and the DoE Awards with this sort of thing (Philip had been patron of both DoE and Outward Bound of course).
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On October 11 the Duke of York, on behalf of the Queen, presented the Chatham House Prize at the Award Ceremony in the Banqueting House, Whitehall, London.

This year's winner was Hillary Clinton who received the prize "in recognition of her significant and impressive contribution to international diplomacy as US Secretary of State and her work on behalf of gender equality and opportunities for women and girls".


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Old 10-15-2013, 02:58 PM
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Another award winner from last THursday -
A Royal thank you to Wilberfoss in Bloom - Pocklington Post

Love the name Pocklington Post - straight out of Postman Pat or children's books :)
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On October 9 the Duke of York has opened Box London, 64 North Row, London.



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** ibtimes.co.uk: Box Brings Silicon Valley to London With Royal Opening of International Headquarters **
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The Duke of York sighted leaving Lulu Restaurant in Mayfair on October 18:



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Old 10-23-2013, 06:42 PM
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I heard that Duke Andrew and Fergi were getting remarried? Is that true????
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Old 10-23-2013, 06:47 PM
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I heard that Duke Andrew and Fergi were getting remarried? Is that true????
No it isnt
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Old 10-23-2013, 07:19 PM
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There has been speculation this past summer, because Sarah went to Balmoral the weekend immediately after Beatrice's 25th birthday.

There has been no announcement - just rumours and speculation.

Situation then is - maybe - but probably not.
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Old 10-24-2013, 01:41 PM
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The Duke of York has been in Cambridge yesterday, October 31. He visited the Department of Material Sciences and Metallurgy, the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, the Cambridge Science Centre and Raspberry Pi.



** raspberrypi.org: A visitor at Raspberry Towers **


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On November 1 the Duke of York hosted a dinner on the occasion of the 3rd Turkey-Britain Tatlidil Forum and received the President of the Republic of Turkey Abdullah Gül and his wife at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. On November 2 the Duke of York and the President attended the Tatlidil Forum in Edinburgh.



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At Camp Bastion, today! https://twitter.com/TheDukeOfYork

The Duke of York ‏@TheDukeOfYork 5h I attended the solemn and moving Remembrance Service in Camp Bastion this morning. Inspiring to meet troops involved with transition work AY
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Duke of York lays a wreath in Camp Bastion (1:29)
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On December 5 the Duke of York as Patron of the Peter Jones Foundation, visited Queen Anne's School in Caversham, Berkshire, to meet entrepreneurs taking part in the Tycoon in Schools enterprise competition.



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