The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #141  
Old 07-25-2008, 02:34 PM
Skydragon's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: London and Highlands, United Kingdom
Posts: 10,945
Quote:
Originally Posted by iceflower View Post
** Pic 3
Thank you for all the pictures iceflower, perhaps not the most stylish of dresses, but she still has that twinkle in her eye!
-------------------
This is the scene which has greeted foreign monarchs, presidents and prime ministers - the Buckingham Palace ballroom prepared for a state banquet.

From Tuesday, it will not be by invitation only as it becomes the latest part of the palace opened to the public for two months over the summer

The Queen puts her Royal banqueting rooms on the tourist menu at Buckingham Palace for the first time | Mail Online
__________________

  #142  
Old 07-25-2008, 04:39 PM
giov's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Roma, Italy
Posts: 2,339
Quote:
Originally Posted by iceflower View Post
I add the first of the following pics from yesterday to my favourite pics of this
month
** Pic 1 **
This pic is so nice and funny! I wonder what she was saying!
Thanks for posting it Iceflower!
__________________

  #143  
Old 07-26-2008, 12:48 AM
MARG's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Posts: 6,096
Quote:
Originally Posted by Skydragon View Post
Thank you for all the pictures iceflower, perhaps not the most stylish of dresses, but she still has that twinkle in her eye!
Love the smile, love that hat but that dress has got to be re-interred in the deepest closet from whence it came.
__________________
MARG
"Words ought to be a little wild, for they are assaults of thoughts on the unthinking." - JM Keynes
  #144  
Old 07-26-2008, 12:53 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Canada, Canada
Posts: 1,065
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mermaid1962 View Post
Please no floaty coats and off-the-face hats with ostrich feathers, Ma'am, please! The Queen Mother seemed to always wear the same thing but in different patterns and colours.
Actually, the Queen Mother's clothes were pretty predictable colours, too...she never went too long without wearing another lavender or light blue.

I think the Queen always looks beautiful and elegant. She has lovely thick white hair that always looks immaculate...she looks the part of a Queen. And you can tell by the way the people who meet her look at her, that there's a lot of admiration and respect for her--and I think that's only going to grow as she gets older.
  #145  
Old 07-28-2008, 04:10 PM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
Posts: 125
Country Fair Proves A Draw (from Oxford Mail)

Duke of Edinburgh visiting the CLA Game Show at Blenhiem Palace 26/27 July 2008
  #146  
Old 07-28-2008, 04:56 PM
BMC's Avatar
BMC BMC is offline
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 245
Goodness! It looks like the Prince has another black eye!
  #147  
Old 07-29-2008, 08:46 PM
Russophile's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Portland, United States
Posts: 4,071
Fightin' with the Missus again. Tsk, tsk, sad thing that!
Actually, good to see him out and about after his serious illness!
  #148  
Old 07-30-2008, 08:34 PM
BMC's Avatar
BMC BMC is offline
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 245
The Queen's got a good right eh?
  #149  
Old 08-02-2008, 08:53 AM
Skydragon's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: London and Highlands, United Kingdom
Posts: 10,945
Illegal Russian worker poured tea for Queen

An illegal Russian worker served as a Royal footman for almost two years, even though he had no proper work permit.

Illegal Russian worker poured tea for Queen - Telegraph
---------------------
Security seems to be getting worse, where HM is concerned!
  #150  
Old 08-04-2008, 01:14 PM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 699
Anyone found any local coverage of HM officially arriving at Balmoral this year please? I can't find anything myself...Sometimes we get a picture or two of her being greeted as she moves in for the season....
  #151  
Old 08-05-2008, 09:50 PM
HMQueenElizabethII's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Ryde, Australia
Posts: 3,783
I don't think so Gill. I have been looking for that too, but unfortunately there are nothing coming up at all. And according to one of the Message Board, HM has already moved up like about a week or so already.
__________________
"God save our Gracious Queen,
Long live our Noble Queen,
God save The Queen"
God save Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
  #152  
Old 08-06-2008, 08:53 AM
tinkerbell1948's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Country SA, Australia
Posts: 149
Prince Philip's PCC complaint following media reports that he has cancer, August 2008

This report has just come through on my email .....Prince Philip has prostate cancer

AdelaideNow... Prince Philip has cancer - report
__________________
Tink
  #153  
Old 08-06-2008, 09:01 AM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: -, Ireland
Posts: 629
Here's something about it from the DM: Philip in cancer scare: Prince, 87, is diagnosed with prostate condition after hospital test | Mail Online and Telegraph: Prince Philip in prostate cancer scare - Telegraph
  #154  
Old 08-06-2008, 09:04 AM
tinkerbell1948's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Country SA, Australia
Posts: 149
Thanks for that
__________________
Tink
  #155  
Old 08-06-2008, 09:46 AM
RoyalProtocol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Belfast, United Kingdom
Posts: 710
Here's Yahoo's take on the story

Palace quiet on Duke 'cancer' scare - Yahoo! News UK
__________________
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
59 Years of Dedicated and Devoted Service

God Save The Queen!



  #156  
Old 08-06-2008, 10:53 AM
Jeniann's Avatar
Gentry
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: New York, United States
Posts: 57
I hope he's okay. HM and his life is stressful enough, IMO they really don't need this, though I wouldn't wish it on anyone.
__________________
What's the worst that I can say?
Things are better if I stay.
So long and goodnight.
So long and goodnight...
  #157  
Old 08-06-2008, 11:04 AM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: -, Ireland
Posts: 629
Quote:
Buckingham Palace said today that it would be complaining to the press watchdog over a report that claimed the Duke of Edinburgh had been diagnosed with prostate cancer...........Buckingham Palace today broke its policy of refusing to comment on the Royal Family's health matters to release a statement denying that he had been diagnosed with the condition.
Palace will complain to press watchdog over claim that Prince Philip has prostate cancer - Times Online
  #158  
Old 08-06-2008, 11:56 AM
Skydragon's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: London and Highlands, United Kingdom
Posts: 10,945
And here is the denial -
Quote:
"The Duke of Edinburgh has authorised us to confirm that the claim made by the Evening Standard that he has received a 'diagnosis of prostate cancer' is untrue," the statement said
  #159  
Old 08-06-2008, 01:37 PM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 699
I know HM was already staying on the estate, although not in the Castle, when I was there on 27th July, but we were told that she would move into the "big house" on Friday 1st August, with the "usual ceremonies". But maybe the local press just didn't bother to cover it. Shame , as we get a few nice pictures normally. Thanks for looking....
  #160  
Old 08-06-2008, 05:15 PM
BMC's Avatar
BMC BMC is offline
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 245
Quote:
Originally Posted by Skydragon View Post
And here is the denial -

Is the Evening Standard considered a reputable paper? They could be in serious trouble now that the Palace has issued a denial.

I do hope the Prince isn't ill. HM needs him.
__________________

Closed Thread

Tags
duke of edinburgh, elizabeth ii, prince philip, queen elizabeth ii


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
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 17: January-May 2008 Warren Current Events Archive 209 05-03-2008 12:32 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 14: February-May 2007 Avalon Current Events Archive 192 05-14-2007 06:49 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 12: October-November 2006 Avalon Current Events Archive 195 11-24-2006 05:12 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 11: July-October 2006 Elspeth Current Events Archive 199 10-23-2006 02:50 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 3: May-December 2004 Bubbette Current Events Archive 199 12-26-2004 07:49 AM




Popular Tags
70th birthday celebrations of king carl xvi gustaf aristocracy ascot 2016 best gown best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit british baby names catherine middleton style coup d'etat crown prince crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion current events duchess of cambridge dutch state visit e-mail fashion poll felipe vi greece kate middleton king abdullah and queen rania king abdullah ii king willem-alexander marriage member introduction monarchy new zealand norway november 2016 october 2016 opening of parliament picture of the week prince charles princess charlene daytime fashion princess marie princess marie events princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen mathilde queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima dresses queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania queen rania casual outfit queen rania daytime fashion queen rania dresses queen rania fashion replica september 2016 state visit state visit to denmark state visit to france succession sweden the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats women deliver conference


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:15 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

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