The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Reigning Houses > British Royals > Current Events Archive
Click Here to Login

Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #141  
Old 12-02-2008, 12:31 PM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 34,825
Pics 1.+2.12.2008

Here are two bigger pics

Britian's Queen Elizabeth speaks with U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza
Rice before a private musical concert with members of the London Symphony
Orchestra at Buckingham Palace in London December 1, 2008.

** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 **

Veteran entertainer Des O Connor is awarded a CBE for services to
entertainment and broadcasting by Queen Elizabeth II in Buckingham
Palace London December 2, 2008

** Pic 1 ** You can't see much, but she's nevertheless easy to identify
__________________

__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #142  
Old 12-02-2008, 02:35 PM
Avicenna's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: North of Lake Constance, Germany
Posts: 541
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hedvig View Post
One more video of the recital news.bbc.co.uk
Take notice of the music lover pet!
Looks like a rather well fed exemplar or is it only long hair making the body look so huge and the feet so tiny?
__________________

  #143  
Old 12-03-2008, 07:24 AM
QUEENECE29's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Posts: 1,950
US Secretary of State Condoleezza plays piano at Palace for Queen

HELLO! Photo gallery – Latest celebrity photos - hellomagazine.com, HELLO!
  #144  
Old 12-04-2008, 09:07 AM
giov's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Roma, Italy
Posts: 2,340
Queen Elizabeth II, accompanied by her husband the Duke of Edinburgh, arrives at Leicester University in Leicester, central England, to open a new award winning library, 4 December 2008.
ANP
ANP
ANP
ANP
  #145  
Old 12-04-2008, 11:40 AM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 34,825
Thank you giov

Some more nice pics of the Queen today:

** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** Pic 5 **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #146  
Old 12-04-2008, 01:48 PM
PrincessofEurope's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: *, United Kingdom
Posts: 3,245
BBC NEWS | England | Leicestershire | Royal opening for city's theatre
__________________
This is the stuff of fairytales

  #147  
Old 12-05-2008, 12:03 AM
ada's Avatar
ada ada is offline
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: pomona, Australia
Posts: 564
Quote:
Originally Posted by PrincessofEurope View Post
A special thanks for the video link. HM and D of E are magnificent as usual.
  #148  
Old 12-05-2008, 05:34 AM
giov's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Roma, Italy
Posts: 2,340
Thanks for the pics and the links!
A few more pics from IBL of Elizabeth II visiting the Curve Theatre, Leicester, Britain - 04 Dec 2008
Gallery IBL
  #149  
Old 12-05-2008, 01:11 PM
chaimae's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Tetouan, Morocco
Posts: 436
Austerity in the UK court.
from HOLA magasine ;
CONSIGNA REAL: AUSTERIDAD EN LA CORTE BRITÁNICA
TRADUCTION FROM GOOGLE :
Version traduite de la page http://www.hola.com/casasreales/2008/12/04/austeridad-real/.
  #150  
Old 12-05-2008, 09:24 PM
Mermaid1962's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: NearTheCoast, Canada
Posts: 6,158
She looks soooo nice in that light pink. Thank you for the video link.

Quote:
Originally Posted by PrincessofEurope View Post
  #151  
Old 12-05-2008, 09:48 PM
georgiea's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: N/A, United States
Posts: 1,644
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mermaid1962 View Post
She looks soooo nice in that light pink. Thank you for the video link.
I think Queen Elizabeth II looks the best good in pastels and white clothes.
__________________
Watch your actions, for they become your habits. Watch your habits because they become your character. Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.
  #152  
Old 12-05-2008, 10:57 PM
Mermaid1962's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: NearTheCoast, Canada
Posts: 6,158
Yes, I agree. She also looks nice in heathered tones, her pretty tweeds and so on. I think that the worst colour I've seen her in was the burnt orange that she wore at the Millenium Dome the night of December 31, 1999, to January 1, 2000.

Quote:
Originally Posted by georgiea View Post
I think Queen Elizabeth II looks the best good in pastels and white clothes.
  #153  
Old 12-06-2008, 08:22 AM
Gentry
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: dundee, United States
Posts: 65
Reading these posts and the links I find myself hoping that somehow the Queen and the D of E will somehow find a way to go on forever; I know that's not realistic, of course. It makes me wonder how much the RF will change when they are no longer here.
  #154  
Old 12-06-2008, 02:51 PM
Mermaid1962's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: NearTheCoast, Canada
Posts: 6,158
I know what you mean, and I try not to think about it too much. I will have a sad day whenever the Duke or the Queen dies, whichever goes first.

Quote:
Originally Posted by murphy's mom View Post
Reading these posts and the links I find myself hoping that somehow the Queen and the D of E will somehow find a way to go on forever; I know that's not realistic, of course. It makes me wonder how much the RF will change when they are no longer here.
  #155  
Old 12-10-2008, 06:22 AM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 34,825
Pics 9.12.2008

Queen Elizabeth II during a reception for backbench MPs
at Buckingham Palace London, December 9, 2008

** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #156  
Old 12-10-2008, 08:16 AM
georgiea's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: N/A, United States
Posts: 1,644
http://www.monstersandcritics.com/pe...funding_denial
Extra Funding is denied Queen Elizabeth for BP and Windsor Castle until 2011.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/pe...k-1059459.html
Queen Elizabeth does not have travel plans to visit foreign country for at least six months.
__________________
Watch your actions, for they become your habits. Watch your habits because they become your character. Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.
  #157  
Old 12-10-2008, 12:37 PM
muriel's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: London / Guildford, United Kingdom
Posts: 6,716
Quote:
Originally Posted by georgiea View Post
Pandora: Queen's travel plans prompt election talk - Pandora, People - The Independent
Queen Elizabeth does not have travel plans to visit foreign country for at least six months.
I think in additon to the elections, there may be the added concern about the costs of a state visit that BP must be cognizant of.
  #158  
Old 12-10-2008, 01:18 PM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 699
Quote:
Originally Posted by muriel View Post
I think in additon to the elections, there may be the added concern about the costs of a state visit that BP must be cognizant of.
Or it could be the Queen and Prince Philip feel that at their age they don't want to do too many visits abroad.....
  #159  
Old 12-10-2008, 03:57 PM
Mermaid1962's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: NearTheCoast, Canada
Posts: 6,158
I was thinking about one poster from Australia who was mentioned that the Queen hadn't been there lately. I thought, "That's an awfully long trip for a lady of 82 years."

Quote:
Originally Posted by GillW View Post
Or it could be the Queen and Prince Philip feel that at their age they don't want to do too many visits abroad.....
  #160  
Old 12-10-2008, 07:22 PM
Russophile's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Portland, United States
Posts: 4,071
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mermaid1962 View Post
I was thinking about one poster from Australia who was mentioned that the Queen hadn't been there lately. I thought, "That's an awfully long trip for a lady of 82 years."
But she looks and acts FABULOUS!!! It's Prince Philip I'm worried about!
__________________

Closed Thread

Tags
duke of edinburgh, prince philip, queen elizabeth, 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 20: March-October 2009 Warren Current Events Archive 484 10-21-2009 11:06 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 18: May-October 2008 Warren Current Events Archive 221 10-14-2008 08:57 AM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 12: October-November 2006 Avalon Current Events Archive 195 11-24-2006 04:12 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 11: July-October 2006 Elspeth Current Events Archive 199 10-23-2006 01:50 PM
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Current Events 4: December 2004-March 2005 Elspeth Current Events Archive 169 03-25-2005 03:21 AM




Popular Tags
albania ascot 2016 best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit birthday constantine ii countess of snowdon coup d'etat crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion denmark duchess of cambridge duke of cambridge duke of edinburgh farah diba fashion poll jewels king abdullah ii king carl gustaf and queen silvia king philip king willem-alexander maxima in australia and new zealand member introduction monarchy new zealand nobel gala norway november 2016 october 2016 picture of the week politics prince charles prince daniel princess marie princess marie curent events princess mary princess mary casual style princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats princess mette-marit's dresses princess sofia queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia eveningwear queen letizia fashion queen margrethe queen mathilde queen mathildes outfits queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania queen rania fashion queen silvia royalty september 2016 state visit succession sweden the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats tiara


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 06:42 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

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