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Old 04-09-2009, 09:47 AM
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Don't miss the photogallery: The Queen's Commonwealth wardrobe - Telegraph

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I guess the 60th Anniversary is for the London Declaration :)
Wonderful outfits. Stunning for Her Majesty.
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I would love to play dress up with that wardrobe!
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Royal farewell for Cardinal Cormac Murphy O'Connor

Naomi Campbell chills out on seaweed crisps - Telegraph

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Zoo-break for adorable gorilla who met the Queen as a baby nine years ago

Zoobreak for adorable gorilla who met the Queen as a baby nine years ago | Mail Online
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Old 04-10-2009, 03:33 PM
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Not for another week, but mark your calendars...

The Press Association: Duke is longest serving consort

The Duke of Edinburgh becomes the longest serving consort in British history this month.
Philip will overtake the record of 57 years and 70 days set by Queen Charlotte, wife of King George III, on April 18.
He is already the oldest serving partner of a reigning monarch.
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This one would have completly escaped me, Thanks Warren
I think The Duke of Edinburgh has done a wonderful job over these last 57 years, hopefully he'll still be around to help HM mark the Diamond Jubilee in 2012
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In 2012, Prince Philip-the Duke of Edinburgh shall be 91 that year. Hopefully, he shall see his eldest grand daughter Miss Zara Philips compete in the 2012 olympics with the British Equestrian team.

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Old 04-13-2009, 06:56 AM
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Yes i am sorry to say that i don't much think of the Duke Of Edinburgh mikestones. But this certainly is one, i admire is so much for the man that he is, standing by Her Majesty, not making a fuss about his title. He is a wonderful man, jokes an all,
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May that he and the Queen live happy and healty for many years from now on!
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Not only is the longest serving consort, but even at his age, one of the hardest working of the BRF. Last year he carried out 185 solo engagements plus the many with The Queen. Some days he does 5 or 6 solo, at age 88.
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The Duke of Edinburgh will pass yet another milestone this week when he becomes Britain's longest serving Consort.

On Saturday he will overtake the record of 57 years and 70 days set by Queen Charlotte, wife of King George III who died in 1818

Duke of Edinburgh becomes Britain's longest serving consort - Telegraph
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The Queen sent a message of goodwill to Jade Goody shortly before the reality TV star's death, it has emerged.

Queen wrote to Jade Goody before her death - Telegraph

Jade Goody received a message of support from the Queen's correspondence office during her final days, it was revealed today.
The unit, which deals with the thousands of letters sent to the Queen, wrote to the reality TV star after receiving correspondence from her's sister-in-law Laura

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz...ade-Goody.html
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Oh wow! That's awfully thoughtful of HM!!
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Queen's 'warmest wishes' in Jade note
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Queen Elizabeth II holds an audience with the Governor of South Australia Kevin Scarce at Windsor Castle on April 15, 2009.

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In Queen we trust: Monarch tops poll
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A selection of prints by the celebrated society photographer Sir Cecil Beaton, including a remarkably informal picture of the Queen taken a decade before the coronation, has gone on display.

Young Queen pictured in major retrospective of Sir Cecil Beaton's photographs - Telegraph

The Queen has been named Britain's most trusted public figure

The Queen is most trusted Briton - Telegraph
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quote from the Telegraph link:

Among the images is a touching portrait of the Queen, when she was HRH Princess Elizabeth,
taken in 1942 on the occasion of her becoming Commander-in-Chief of the Grenadier Guards.

Unfortunately, Beaton's photograph wasn't shown in the article.
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Queen Elizabeth II is pictured before The Dubai Duty Free Golf World Cup Conditions Stakes at Newbury Racecourse on April 17, 2009, in Newbury, England.
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The Duke of Endurance: Prince Philip becomes the longest serving royal consort in history | Mail Online
He quaffs beer not wine, eats snail porridge for Christmas lunch and has always loathed small talk. Prince Philip is nothing if not his own man. But is this the secret of his success?

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Prince Philip becomes longest-serving royal consort Prince Philip becomes longest-serving royal consort - Times Online



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