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Old 06-03-2013, 08:06 PM
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To see The Queen alone in Westminster tomorrow would be heartbreaking, again. I wish Prince Philip a speedy recovery, but he shouldn't attend tomorrow if it would worsen his health.
I share your sentiments. It would indeed be very heart-wrenching to see Her Majesty without her husband by her side during another momentous occasion. I hope His Highness is able to attend, but not at the expense of his health.
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Old 06-04-2013, 07:36 PM
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Her Majesty The Queen will attend the Household Division's Beating Retreat on Horseguards' Parade two days before Trooping the Colour.

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On 2nd July, The Queen will hold a garden part at Buckingham Palace, London and on the same day, one at the Palace Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh.
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Old 06-04-2013, 07:41 PM
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OK, is HM now cloning herself. How can she be in Edinburgh and London on the same day hosting garden parties? Obviously guests at one of the parties are going to be disappointed.
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Old 06-04-2013, 07:57 PM
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The one in Edinburgh is the offical GP with HMQ and DoE - part of Holyrood week I think

On the same day for the The "Not Forgotten" Association Garden Party will be held at Buckingham Palace. The PAtron of the Association, PRincess Royal, and Tim Lawrence will be hosting. Here is the link

The Not Forgotten Association » The Garden Party

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Thanks for the corrections, cepe.
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I share your sentiments. It would indeed be very heart-wrenching to see Her Majesty without her husband by her side during another momentous occasion. I hope His Highness is able to attend, but not at the expense of his health.
Glad Philip's feeling better. My parents, brothers and I were talking at dinner about how he was sick for his birthday last year and also Anne's birthday.
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The diary does list the Not Forgotten event for the Queen, but unlike all the other entries it doesn't actually say she'll be there in the text. The Edinburgh event is "The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will give a Garden Party at the Palace of Holyroodhouse." The London event is "The Queen The 'Not Forgotten' Association Garden Party will be held at Buckingham Palace." So if she isn't attending that, I could see how someone might think she was.

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OK, is HM now cloning herself. How can she be in Edinburgh and London on the same day hosting garden parties? Obviously guests at one of the parties are going to be disappointed.
Well, it wouldn't be impossible so long as they weren't at the same time. In 2005 she opened parliament in the morning and had engagements in Saskatchewan in the evening, and Edinburgh is a lot closer. With a police escort and a plane that goes on her schedule, the trip wouldn't take much more than two hours.
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Queen Elizabeth has received the Ambassador of Burkina Faso Frederic Korsaga and the Ambassador of Belarus Sergei Aleinik at Buckingham Palace today, June 5, 2013.




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Yesterday, June 5, the Duke of Edinburgh visited the steamship SS Robin at the Royal Docks in Newham to unveil a plaque marking the new permanent home. It is one of only 3 ships in London that are in the National Historic Fleet's Core Collection and, after a final phase of restoration, will open to the public in 2014.



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** bbc gallery: Prince visits oldest steamship SS Robin ** Duke of Edinburgh at SS Robin **

** eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk: Prince Philip today visited famous steamship SS Robin in Royal Victoria Dock **

** newhamrecorder.co.uk: The Duke of Edinburgh visits east London most famous ship, the SS Robin's, at Royal Victoria Dock **
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Queen to invest Prince Philip with Order of NZ

Queen to invest Philip with Order of NZ - Story - NZ News - 3 News
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The Queen invested her husband Prince Philip with New Zealand's highest honour today in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

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Philip was made an additional member of the Order of New Zealand, which currently has 16 ordinary members.The award was announced a year ago
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Here's a gallery of the decoration (click on zoom to enlarge):


** gettyimages/zimbio: Duke of Edinburgh Receives Order of New Zealand **
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Just love her smile when she is giving him the decoration. Just like a young girl again. So sweet to see. And the Duke looks well rested and less tired today. I adore these two, you can see the admiration between them, just wonderful.
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If i ee right in the back of elizabeth in the table with photo, is a photo of princess's betrice confirmation an in the photo is sarah?
If I am right, is adorable
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BBC News - The Queen officially opens the BBC's new Broadcasting House

Live video of the Queen at Broadcasting House.
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Here are some additional pics:



** gettyimages: GBR: Queen Elizabeth II Opens The New BBC Broadcasting House ** daylife **
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Caught the last bit of the Live coverage.

BBC News (UK) ‏@BBCNews 35m
Video: The Queen gets close-up view of BBC News Channel studio at Broadcasting House http://bbc.in/19OCLhg & pic.twitter.com/CVzN7vidoH
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Very nice broadcast by Her Majesty:

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Queen tells John Humphrys "I don't get much chance to listen to the radio."
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