The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #881  
Old 07-26-2012, 08:23 PM
MichelleQ2's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 1,112
wasnt there a 4 hour gap between engagements....sounds like they had different plans for the time in between.
__________________

  #882  
Old 07-27-2012, 03:22 AM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 37,332
.

The Prince of Wales and the Duke of York attended a reception for delegates of the Global Investment Conference
at Clarence House garden in London on July 26, 2012.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** gettyimages/daylife gallery **
__________________

__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #883  
Old 08-07-2012, 04:40 PM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 37,332
.

Queen Elizabeth has given a Garden Party at Balmoral Castle on August 07, 2012. The Duke of Edinburgh and the Earl and Countess of Wessex were present as well.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 **

** zimbio/gettyimages gallery: Queen Elizabeth II Hosts Garden Party at Balmoral Castle **


__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #884  
Old 08-07-2012, 06:18 PM
Molly2101's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: England, United Kingdom
Posts: 3,355
ITNSource also has a video which includes Sophie's walkabout and talking to some people.

I have to say, I do love men in kilts! They all look very handsome.
__________________
"I am yours, you are mine, of that be sure. You are locked in my heart, the little key is lost and now you must stay there forever."
Written by Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine in the diary of her fiance, Tsarevich Nicholas.
  #885  
Old 08-07-2012, 07:03 PM
AdmirerUS's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 5,071
A man in a kilt lifts one's spirits. I love it when Prince Phillip does so! I know P Harry and the Duke of Cambridge wore kilts when younger, but hey need to get back in the habit!
  #886  
Old 08-07-2012, 07:24 PM
TortillaChips's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Posts: 308
Quote:
Originally Posted by AdmirerUS View Post
A man in a kilt lifts one's spirits. I love it when Prince Phillip does so! I know P Harry and the Duke of Cambridge wore kilts when younger, but hey need to get back in the habit!
Now make up your mind, do you want them in a kilt or a habit?

Sorry OT
  #887  
Old 08-08-2012, 03:49 AM
Daria_S's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: My own head, United States
Posts: 8,114
Quote:
Originally Posted by TortillaChips View Post
Now make up your mind, do you want them in a kilt or a habit?

Sorry OT
This cracked me up . Seeing them in a habit would be rather scary and creepy, I think , but the visual is still funny.
__________________
"My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring".
~Prince William~


I'm not obsessed with royalty...I just think intensely about it.
  #888  
Old 08-08-2012, 07:09 AM
Elizabeth R's Avatar
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Gdynia, Poland
Posts: 8
Her Majesty's holidays 2012

The Queen can rest finally after a punishing schedule celebrating her Diamond Jubilee events.

Newest pictures of Her Majesty - if You are interested :)

A Garden Party at Balmoral Castle, August 07, 2012: God Save The Queen, Queen Elizabeth II attends a Garden Party at...
__________________
The Queen's life in pictures - http://elizabethii.tumblr.com/

FB Fan Page of my blog
http://www.facebook.com/queenelizabeththesecond
  #889  
Old 08-08-2012, 03:39 PM
TortillaChips's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Posts: 308
Quote:
Originally Posted by Daria_S View Post
This cracked me up . Seeing them in a habit would be rather scary and creepy, I think , but the visual is still funny.
so true
  #890  
Old 08-08-2012, 06:42 PM
padams2359's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: New Orleans, United States
Posts: 595
I just wish she would have smiled this way at the Opening Ceremony of the Olympics. I think it would have made all the difference as to her appearing to have enjoyed the joke of her parachuting into the stadium.
  #891  
Old 08-19-2012, 04:24 PM
dazzling's Avatar
Moderator Emeritus
Blog Editor
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: -, France
Posts: 22,969
Attending today was the Queen, The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex

Queen attends church service during Balmoral visit
Article

Prince Philip misses church service with his family as stay in hospital enters its fifth day
Dailymail.co.uk

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall
__________________
  #892  
Old 08-19-2012, 04:48 PM
Daria_S's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: My own head, United States
Posts: 8,114
Her Majesty looks so solemn and exhausted. My heart goes out to her. I'm sure having family around makes dealing with the whole ordeal a little easier.
__________________
"My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring".
~Prince William~


I'm not obsessed with royalty...I just think intensely about it.
  #893  
Old 08-20-2012, 02:24 AM
LadyGabrielle's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: kapaa, United States
Posts: 1,205
She does look a tad worn. Poor thing, I feel sad for her. She looks like she is tired and maybe worried. I wonder what she is thinking?
  #894  
Old 09-01-2012, 07:33 AM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,438
It's the Braemar Highland Gathering today, meaning we'll almost certainly see a few royals today.
The Queen, Prince Charles and Camilla are usually there, and Prince Philip might join them too if he feels strong enough.
  #895  
Old 09-01-2012, 12:03 PM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,438
The Queen and Prince Philip attended the Braemar Highland Games at The Princess Royal and Duke of Fife Memorial Park today.
The Braemar Gathering is the most famous of the Highland Games. The Gathering has a long history and in its modern form it stretches back nearly 200 years.

There are just a couple of pictures so far, so here they are:

- The Queen and Prince Philip 1
- The Queen and Prince Philip 2
- Prince Philip

- Princess Anne, Prince Philip, the Queen, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall
- The Queen, Prince Philip and Prince Charles
  #896  
Old 09-01-2012, 01:45 PM
Osipi's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: On the west side of North up from Back, United States
Posts: 9,429
Quote:
Originally Posted by Artemisia View Post
All I can say is that in this picture, Philip does not look his 91 years of age at all. Its good to see him looking so well.

I think these games are an annual outing that the family really enjoys immensely. HM sure seems to be having a good time and so is Charles.

Gotta love men in kilts!
__________________
“In my walks, every man I meet is my superior in some way, and in that I learn from him.”
~~~Ralph Waldo Emerson~~~
  #897  
Old 09-01-2012, 02:02 PM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,438

Prince Philip looks great, and so does Her Majesty.
Gallery from Getty
  #898  
Old 09-01-2012, 02:21 PM
Duchess of Durham's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Durham, United States
Posts: 691
Her Majesty looks particularly beautiful in lavender. The Duke of Edinburgh looks really good.
  #899  
Old 09-01-2012, 03:14 PM
AdmirerUS's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 5,071
Lovely, all. Anyone know what tartans the DOE and POW have on? The Queen looks spectacular in that pale heathery lavender.

Does anyone know what they are always laughing at in these games? We have a local Scots games and I've never seen similar reason to laugh so hard - but then we may be doing things differently (wrong?) over here. :)
  #900  
Old 09-01-2012, 03:40 PM
Molly2101's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: England, United Kingdom
Posts: 3,355
The Princess Royal and her husband Tim Laurence, Viscount and Viscountess Linley and their children Charles and Margarita were also there, as can be seen in this video by the BBC:

Queen and Duke visit Highland Games

Lovely to see the Linley's there, especially their children. Margarita is a beautiful little doll.
__________________

__________________
"I am yours, you are mine, of that be sure. You are locked in my heart, the little key is lost and now you must stay there forever."
Written by Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine in the diary of her fiance, Tsarevich Nicholas.
Closed Thread


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
British Royal Family Current Events 6: April-December 2013 Zonk Current Events Archive 621 01-01-2014 11:32 AM
British Royal Family Current Events 4: March 2007-July 2011 Warren Current Events Archive 661 07-03-2011 04:08 PM
British Royal Family Current Events 3: June 2006-March 2007 Warren Current Events Archive 203 03-30-2007 05:45 AM




Popular Tags
bernadotte best outfit birthday carl gustaf chris o'neill crown princess mary crown princess victoria current events david armstrong-jones denmark duchess of cambridge style duchess of york earl of snowdon general news hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume infanta cristina infanta leonor infanta sofia iñaki urdangarín king carl gustaf king carl gustaf and queen silvia king felipe king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander letizia liechtenstein monarchy news picture of the week picture of the week december prince alexander prince carl philip prince daniel prince felix prince gabriel prince harry prince nicholas prince oscar princess beatrice princess claire princess claire of luxembourg princess estelle princess leonore princess madeleine princess of asturias princess sofia princess victoria queen elizabeth ii queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen letizia gala dresses queen margrethe queen mathilde queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania queen silvia state visit stephanie sweden swedish royal family victoria



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:30 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017
Jelsoft Enterprises