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Old 06-02-2009, 11:38 AM
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Rebbecca Adlingtons outfit is interesting.
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Such an awful over all ordeal. That the heir to the throne had to "over his services" to attend a D-Day celebration.
Shameful Shameful situation.
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Old 06-02-2009, 05:28 PM
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Such an awful over all ordeal. That the heir to the throne had to "over his services" to attend a D-Day celebration.
Shameful Shameful situation.
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But Charles saw a way to try to fix it, and took the initiative and did something. And now there will be a senior Royal present. He deserves points for this.
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An other side of the story, far less Dailymailish but maybe more true?

Why truth is a casualty of war in the battle of 'Obama Beach' - Europe, World - The Independent
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Old 06-02-2009, 06:27 PM
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An other side of the story, far less Dailymailish but maybe more true?

Why truth is a casualty of war in the battle of 'Obama Beach' - Europe, World - The Independent
As there is a strong possibility that many of the men who were involved in the D Day landings will probably not be here in another 5 years, it does not take a brain surgeon to work out that each 5th year should be 'special'. Sarkozy failed to invite HM or any member of the Royal family, there are no excuses possible, even though the anti monarchy paper, The Independant might try.
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As there is a strong possibility that many of the men who were involved in the D Day landings will probably not be here in another 5 years, it does not take a brain surgeon to work out that each 5th year should be 'special'. Sarkozy failed to invite HM or any member of the Royal family, there are no excuses possible, even though the anti monarchy paper, The Independant might try.
Of course it was just a question...It's not my attention to find any excuses to the French Government...I just try to understand this sad affair.
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Of course it was just a question...It's not my attention to find any excuses to the French Government...I just try to understand this sad affair.
I didn't think you were Nico, my apologies if you thought I did.

It is sad for all the old soldiers who wanted to march in memory of those that died.
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What an interesting outfit. The ambassador looks incredible proud.
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The second picture is wonderul. I am always jealous of the Queen she gets to meet all these wonderful men in uniform
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HURRAY for Charles!!
My step-father, may he rest in peace, was in the first wave of Normandy, Omaha beach. I'm so glad the BRF is going to be present!
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She got to meet Escala, lucky queenie
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I'm seeing that some ladies are wearing fucsia..is it the "it" colour now or something? I've seen Charlotte Casiraghi wearing fucsia in the GP gala, Mathilde wearing fucsia, Victoria too...
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Bright colours seem to be "in" at the moment. There seems to be a shade of strawberry pink that's popular. HM looks great in this colour.

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Courtesy of BBC.

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"Highland Show to have royal visit(Wednesday-24th June 2009)."
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Always nice to see the Flame Lily brooch.
It brings back memories of its first appearance, and the reason for why The Queen wore it. As we are near to another anniversary of The Coronation, it all ties in neatly.
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