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Old 05-23-2012, 04:53 PM
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Any idea who she knighted?
The man in that picture is Jonathan Ive, Senior Vice President, Industrial Design, of Apple. He was knighted.
The Princess Royal also invested:

- Sir Peter Bazalgette (Knighthood)

- Mark Newson (CBE)
- Gerald Ronson (CBE)

- Fiona Jeffery (OBE)
- Wing Commander Jeremy Attridge, The Royal Air Force (OBE)

- Jeannette Orrey (MBE)
- Geoffrey Vernon (MBE)

- Janet Finch (MBE)
- Major Wesley Hughes, The Royal Gurkha Rifles (MBE)
- Neil Robinson, National Coach of Paralympics GB Table Tennis Team (MBE)

- Constable Geeta Lota from West Yorkshire Police (Queen's Police Medal)
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Old 05-31-2012, 04:19 AM
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Only a couple of days after the Duke of Edinburgh's visit (see here), Princess Anne has been in Sennelager, Germany as well.

Yesterday, May 30, she visited the troops and presented operational medals.


The green of Anne's outfit looked great with the red uniforms!


** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** Pic 5 **

** bfbs.com video: Princess Royal visits troops **

** westfalen-blatt.de: Prinzessin Anne ehrt Hundeführer ** translation **
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Princess Anne stayed a bit longer in Germany. Yesterday, May 31, she also visited the troops at the Hammersmith Barracks in Herford.




** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** nw-news.de gallery ** westfalen-blatt.de gallery **


** nw-news.de: Prinzessin Anne auf Kurzbesuch in Herford ** translation **


** westfalen-blatt.de: Zwei Minuten mit Prinzessin Anne ** translation **
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Old 06-19-2012, 02:53 PM
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good at Ascot - Day 1

scroll down to see some great shots of Princess Anne - looking happy and lovely

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2161532/Royal-Ascot-2012-Queen-attend-course-renames-Jubilee-Stakes-honour.html
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good at Ascot - Day 1

scroll down to see some great shots of Princess Anne - looking happy and lovely

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2161532/Royal-Ascot-2012-Queen-attend-course-renames-Jubilee-Stakes-honour.html
She looks so happy and have a beautiful outfit
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Anne looks great and seems in a happy mood.

(Notice who's right behind her?
Her BFF, Andrew Parker-Bowles!)
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The Princess Royal has opened the newly renovated Tynemouth Station, Station Terrace, Tynemouth today, July 2, 2012.



** itv.com: The Princess Royal arrives at Tynemouth Metro station **

** newsguardian.co.uk: Royal seal of approval for Tynemouth Station from Princess Anne – Video **

** tyneandwear.sky.com: HRH The Princess Royal Officially Re-Opens Tynemouth Station **
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On July 3rd Princess Anne has reviewed the seven ships in P&O Cruises' fleet in Southampton to mark the company's 175th anniversary.



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** heart.co.uk: All 7 P&O Ships Visit Southampton **

** traveldailymedia.com: P&O marks 175 years with Grand Event **

** itv.com: Every P&O cruise ship in the same place at the same time **
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Yesterday, July 9, Princess Anne attended the National School Sailing Association Golden Jubilee Regatta at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, Portland, Dorset.



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I love that nautical windbreaker on her, but, my, she does rock a uniform! I love that rear shot of her waving to the cruise ship. Thanks for all the photos, Iceflower.
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I love that nautical windbreaker on her, but, my, she does rock a uniform! I love that rear shot of her waving to the cruise ship. Thanks for all the photos, Iceflower.
Anne has always had a staturesque, regal air about her and it really shows when she wears a uniform. Something floaty and in taffeta just isn't Anne.
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Exactly, Osipi, Anne has that regal and dignified air about her that so suits a uniform. She seems more at home in military garb than in dainty, frilly outfits.
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I find her far more authentic in uniform. She has a regal and no-nonsense aura that fits perfectly with military garb.
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I'm always amused when people compliment Anne so highly when she wears a military uniform, but others degrade Edward so much for doing the exact same.
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I've never degraded Edward at all in his military uniform, nor ever would. From a fashion standpoint, Anne excels in this look; I'm not getting into the whys and wherefores of should or should she not wear a uniform, and the same goes for Edward. I do think he looks dapper in uniform, but doesn't have his sister's air and presence.
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I'm always amused when people compliment Anne so highly when she wears a military uniform, but others degrade Edward so much for doing the exact same.
I was basically commenting on how the cut of a military uniform suits Anne so well not the fact that she does or does not wear one. It would be like commenting on how the cut of a military uniform suits Edward and his demeanor and have nothing to do with whether or not he should wear one.

Some people just look horrid in a uniform while others wear them perfectly.
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Ladies, I never pointed the finger at anyway. I said 'people' and 'others'.
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OK, just wanted to clarify.
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Princess Anne Unveils Cross in Sedgefield
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Princess Anne unveiled a cross on the green in Sedgefield, County Durham, on Wednesday (11.07.12) to celebrate the town's 700 years. The Princess Royal braved the rain along with hundreds of locals to unveil the statue, erected for the town's 700th anniversary.
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