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Old 05-28-2012, 09:09 PM
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The way Sophie's looking these days, it's no surprise that the guys are checking her out even though they're the younger generation!
Sophie's definitely a very attractive woman, and it's nice to see that some younger gentlemen prefer someone that looks classy, mature and sophisticated. Well done, Your Highness .
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it is still great to see them socialise.
If and when Charlene becomes pregnant and has children I could see someone like Sophie being a great boon to have as a friend. Besides all the womanly things one would want to share and discuss with another woman who had the same experience in a royal sense, there would be the issues of privacy and the children's privacy in the face of an invasive press. That both women married into royalty must make for an immediate sympatico - and Sophie is clearly adept with an understanding of PR because of her background. I think its a very fortuitous friendship.
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Yesterday, May 28, the Earl of Wessex was in Nottingham. He visited the London Regiment before deploying on
operation at the Reserves Training and Mobilisation Centre Chetwyn Barracks, he visited Blue Bell Hill Primary
School and joined the children's celebrations for the Diamond Jubilee. Later he opened the new Joint Services
Facility at St. Ann's Valley Centre and visited Trebeck Hall and viewed the exhibition "Monarchy - Icons and
Imagery of Royalty".

Pic 1 is great!


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


** mod.uk: Earl of Wessex visits the RTMC **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk picture gallery **


** BBC: Earl of Wessex visits Southwell for royal exhibition **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk: Prince charming kicks off a right royal summer in St Ann's, Nottingham **
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Yesterday, May 28, the Earl of Wessex was in Nottingham. He visited the London Regiment before deploying on
operation at the Reserves Training and Mobilisation Centre Chetwyn Barracks, he visited Blue Bell Hill Primary
School and joined the children's celebrations for the Diamond Jubilee. Later he opened the new Joint Services
Facility at St. Ann's Valley Centre and visited Trebeck Hall and viewed the exhibition "Monarchy - Icons and
Imagery of Royalty".

Pic 1 is great!


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


** mod.uk: Earl of Wessex visits the RTMC **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk picture gallery **


** BBC: Earl of Wessex visits Southwell for royal exhibition **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk: Prince charming kicks off a right royal summer in St Ann's, Nottingham **
I love the third image of him talking to the little girl. How adorable. Great coverage of Edward's trip. He must have been so hot in his suit though.

Can't help but notice he isn't wearing his wedding rings. Odd.
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Yesterday, May 28, the Earl of Wessex was in Nottingham. He visited the London Regiment before deploying on
operation at the Reserves Training and Mobilisation Centre Chetwyn Barracks, he visited Blue Bell Hill Primary
School and joined the children's celebrations for the Diamond Jubilee. Later he opened the new Joint Services
Facility at St. Ann's Valley Centre and visited Trebeck Hall and viewed the exhibition "Monarchy - Icons and
Imagery of Royalty".

Pic 1 is great!


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


** mod.uk: Earl of Wessex visits the RTMC **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk picture gallery **


** BBC: Earl of Wessex visits Southwell for royal exhibition **


** thisisnottingham.co.uk: Prince charming kicks off a right royal summer in St Ann's, Nottingham **
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I love the third image of him talking to the little girl. How adorable. Great coverage of Edward's trip. He must have been so hot in his suit though.

Can't help but notice he isn't wearing his wedding rings. Odd.

Great articles and pictures
He also isn't wearing and his royal ring with monogram.He usually wears both rings
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I love the third image of him talking to the little girl. How adorable.
Even better, I love the expression on her face!
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Old 05-30-2012, 02:44 AM
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I love the third image of him talking to the little girl. How adorable. Great coverage of Edward's trip. He must have been so hot in his suit though.

Can't help but notice he isn't wearing his wedding rings. Odd.
That's my favorite image as well. The little girl is loving every minute of it, I'm thinking.

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Even better, I love the expression on her face!
I do too. She's so excited about showing him her stuffed animal . Too precious.
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Old 05-30-2012, 10:18 AM
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I love the third image of him talking to the little girl. How adorable. Great coverage of Edward's trip. He must have been so hot in his suit though.

Can't help but notice he isn't wearing his wedding rings. Odd.
Pic 3 rocks!
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Pictures from May 29th

The Earl and Countess of Wessex attend a concert at Royal Albert Hall

Sophie looks beautiful She is wearing the silver dress the one from the Monaco's wedding

The Earl and Countess of Wessex at concert to celebrate 2012 Games | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
The Earl and Countess of Wessex at concert to celebrate 2012 Games | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
The Earl and Countess of Wessex at concert to celebrate 2012 Games | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Prince Edward speaking with children at concert to celebrate 2012 Games | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Surrey school children perform at Royal Albert Hall | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Surrey school children performing at Royal Albert Hall | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
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Thank you so much for the pictures, MagMil!

Wonderful to see Edward and Sophie together.
Sophie looks lovely, although I wish she wore something with a little colour in it.
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thank you for the pictures
to me, that dress along with the scarf is a very bad combination
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Thanks for the links, Mag. Nice to see Edward and Sophie out and about. I really love that dress, it is such a nice colour.
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The Earl and Countess of Wessex visited Tunbridge Wells today.

Tunbridge Wells Jubilee Visit - short video.

A right royal town - article with one image.

Hopefully more images will be made available as there seemed to be a lot of photographers. Shame the video is so short, but it was lovely to see a video. I liked Edward's gesture to help Sophie up the stairs. Very sweet. The video is from ITV, so it made only be available in the UK. Sorry non-Uk residents.
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The Earl and Countess of Wessex visited Tunbridge Wells today.

Tunbridge Wells Jubilee Visit - short video.

A right royal town - article with one image.

Hopefully more images will be made available as there seemed to be a lot of photographers. Shame the video is so short, but it was lovely to see a video. I liked Edward's gesture to help Sophie up the stairs. Very sweet. The video is from ITV, so it made only be available in the UK. Sorry non-Uk residents.
also available to others! thanks a lot!!
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The Earl and Countess of Wessex visited Tunbridge Wells today.

Tunbridge Wells Jubilee Visit - short video.

A right royal town - article with one image.

Hopefully more images will be made available as there seemed to be a lot of photographers. Shame the video is so short, but it was lovely to see a video. I liked Edward's gesture to help Sophie up the stairs. Very sweet. The video is from ITV, so it made only be available in the UK. Sorry non-Uk residents.

Available to non-UK also
Thanks Molly .Short video but lovely and Edward's gesture too.Hope to see more images soon

[EDIT]

While we waitnig for more picture of thus visit ,here is one picture of Earl and Countess of Wessex from Buckingham tea party
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Love Edward engaging the children like that! Lovely gesture to offer his arm to Sophie as well! After all these years of marriage it appears he still thinks of the little things! Lucky Sophie!
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And lucky Edward! Sophie is a wonderful mother and has really proven herself to be a valuable asset to the Royal Family.
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Some more images of their day:

Edward and Sophie + Edward + Edward and Sophie + Sophie

More images

And another link to a gallery:

Royal Visit - Tunbridge Wells Life
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I really like the body-language in this picture, the way they're literally supporting each other.


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what stunning images; thank you Molly2101
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