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Old 07-13-2018, 03:18 PM
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Court Circular 11th July:
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The Earl of Wessex, Chancellor, University of Bath, today presided at Degree Congregations at Komedia, 22-23 Westgate Street, Bath, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset (Mrs Richard Maw).

His Royal Highness, Chancellor, University of Bath, this evening attended a Dinner at the Victorian Art Gallery, Bridge Street, Bath.

Court Circular 12th July:
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The Earl of Wessex, Chancellor, University of Bath, today presided at Degree Congregations at the Komedia, 22-23 Westgate Street, Bath.
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Yesterday, July 13, the Earl of Wessex as President of Creative Youth attended the International Youth Arts Festival performance of "Dance Futures" at the Rose Theatre in Kingston upon Thames:


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Today, July 16, the Earl of Wessex as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation visited Prested Hall in Feering, Colchester, Essex, in celebration of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Real Tennis Tour 2018. In the evening he attended a dinner in connection with the Duke of Edinburgh's Award also at Prested Hall:


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Old 07-17-2018, 11:58 AM
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Prince Edward and Lady Louise take a ride along the banks of the River Thames on 13 July

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Court Circular 17th July:
The Earl of Wessex, Patron, Bristol, Clifton and West of England Zoological Society Limited, today received Dr. Bryan Carroll upon relinquishing his appointment as Chief Executive Officer and Dr. Justin Morris upon assuming the appointment.

His Royal Highness, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, this afternoon held a Meeting.

The Earl of Wessex, Commodore-in-Chief, Royal Fleet Auxiliary, later held a Meeting.
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Old 07-18-2018, 02:03 PM
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Thank you for the pictures! Lady Louise has grown up so much the past year! I was wondering if the vest Lady Louise has on is a special riding vest, or is it a bulletproof vest? It looks very thick and padded. Thanks.
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Old 07-18-2018, 03:01 PM
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This picture from Eya in post #908 - Edward is the image of his grandfather George VI


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Its a riding vest, to protect from falls. I read once that though the Queen doesn't wear even a helmet to ride she insists on hats and vests for the grandchildren.
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Sophie’s aunt and namestake was killed from been thrown from a horse. So I would think that Sophie would be extra careful. Louise has broken her arm from been thrown so you can’t be too careful.
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Sophie’s aunt and namestake was killed from been thrown from a horse. So I would think that Sophie would be extra careful. Louise has broken her arm from been thrown so you can’t be too careful.
Thank you on the information about Sophie’s aunt. I did not know that about Lady Louise breaking an arm. I am glad there are riding vests along with helmets. I noticed the younger royals always wear a helmet. The Queen does not, just her scarf or as my grandma would say ‘babushka’.
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This picture from Eya in post #908 - Edward is the image of his grandfather George VI


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I never really realized that before but this picture does look just like George VI. I've always thought Edward certainly looked like his mother's family but he and his grandfather could definitely be twins here.
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Sophie’s aunt and namestake was killed from been thrown from a horse. So I would think that Sophie would be extra careful. Louise has broken her arm from been thrown so you can’t be too careful.
Oh gosh, I didn't realise that. I can imagine how worried Sophie and Edward probably were when Louise injured her arm. I've always wanted to get into horse riding myself but the dangers have put me off, much like skiing (even though the two are obviously very different sports).
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I never really realized that before but this picture does look just like George VI. I've always thought Edward certainly looked like his mother's family but he and his grandfather could definitely be twins here.
LOL - it is actually a bit of a joke that as Andrew used to refer to him as the clone. Then again - you'll be surprised how often people mistake him for Price William especially when they are wearing hats and the pics is from the side.
I will try to find the source - but I remember reading that the Queen Mother remarked the Edward was the most like her husband, from the way he talks, to the food he eats - the remembrance was so uncanny that she had said it makes you believe in reincarnation.
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Court Circular 18th July:
The Earl of Wessex, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation, this morning held a Meeting.
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I never really realized that before but this picture does look just like George VI. I've always thought Edward certainly looked like his mother's family but he and his grandfather could definitely be twins here.
I agree - the resemblance between Edward and his grandfather is striking! If it were in black and white and Louise wasn't in the picture I would have definitely presumed that this was a photo of George VI. The Windsors carry some very strong genes.
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LOL - it is actually a bit of a joke that as Andrew used to refer to him as the clone. Then again - you'll be surprised how often people mistake him for Prince William especially when they are wearing hats and the pics is from the side.
That does surprise me. I guess I'd have to see side-by-side pictures to be convinced. So that means William also resembles his grandfather?

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Kinda spooky actually.
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LOL - it is actually a bit of a joke that as Andrew used to refer to him as the clone. Then again - you'll be surprised how often people mistake him for Price William especially when they are wearing hats and the pics is from the side.
I will try to find the source - but I remember reading that the Queen Mother remarked the Edward was the most like her husband, from the way he talks, to the food he eats - the remembrance was so uncanny that she had said it makes you believe in reincarnation.
This doesn't actually surprise me at all...there are several pictures of William over the years where he and Edward look very much alike. I don't see it on a routine basis and I'm usually a bit caught off guard when I do but every now and then it shocking how alike they look. Same goes with William and Peter Phillips and even at times with Freddie Windsor. Those Windsor genes are strong, that's for sure.
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This doesn't actually surprise me at all...there are several pictures of William over the years where he and Edward look very much alike. I don't see it on a routine basis and I'm usually a bit caught off guard when I do but every now and then it shocking how alike they look. Same goes with William and Peter Phillips and even at times with Freddie Windsor. Those Windsor genes are strong, that's for sure.
For sure I see the resemblance between William and Peter. Comes up a lot. They could be brothers.
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Prince Edward rides his horse along the banks of the River Thames with Lady Louise this afternoon

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Court Circular 3rd July:
The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, this afternoon visited Citadel Youth Centre, 175 Commercial Street, Edinburgh, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh (Councillor Francis Ross, the Rt. Hon. the Lord Provost).
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