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Old 10-19-2017, 07:53 AM
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Queen Elizabeth as Captain General reviewed The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in Hyde Park on the occasion of their 70th anniversary today, October 19:


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Queen marks 70th anniversary of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery - ITV News
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The Queen has marked the 70th anniversary of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery at Hyde Park in London.

As Captain General of the King's Troop, she inspected the unit which plays an important role at major state and royal events.

After the parade the Queen attended a reception to meet soldiers and veterans of the Troop, including Percy Austen who was serving in 1947 when George VI inspected the parade.
The Queen rides with her head through the sunroof | Daily Mail Online
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The Queen didn't let a little shower dampen her spirits as she rode with her head through the sunroof on Thursday.

The 91-year-old monarch, who looked resplendent in pink, joined officers as they stood with their heads through the roof of her Range Rover to arrive at Hyde Park in London to mark the 70th anniversary of the King's Troop Royal.

The Queen, who looked vibrant in a bold pink suit and matching hat, is Captain General of the King's Troop and received a royal salute before she inspected the unit in a parade.

Standing in a state review Land Rover, the Queen was driven passed the massed ranks of the King's Troop Royal Artillery - formed in October 1947 at the request of the King who wanted a troop of horse artillery to take part in the great ceremonies of state.
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The Queen reviewed The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in Hyde Park, to mark the battalion's 70th anniversary. Dressed in pink, the monarch recieved a royal salute before taking a ride in a Range Rover to inspect the troop. The Royal Artillery provides firepower to the British Army and is equipped with 13-pounder field guns which date back to the First World War.
https://itnproductions.com/news/vide...troop?type=raw


Captain-General Queen inspects royal unit:
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The Queen looks so pretty. Her smile so infectious and pure joy
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Looking very pretty in pink, and of course her lovely smile.
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This folks is why we bother with the Daily Mail. For the snaps they pick. The choice of photos in the "Rain on her Parade" piece is nothing short of spectacular. If you don't tear up looking at them, you may just be having a really bad day. And the pictures might just turn that around.

And I read neither the copy not the comments. Because, neither of those is why we bother with the Daily Mail.

The Queen rides with her head through the sunroof | Daily Mail Online.
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Old 10-21-2017, 11:36 AM
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Queen Elizabeth today on QIPCO Champions Day, Ascot

https://www.rexfeatures.com/livefeed...Elizabeth%20II

http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Queen+E...ay/UTRG0Ud8xbq

The Queen looks vibrant in pale pink at Ascot | Daily Mail Online
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Thanks eya! HM seemed to be on top form, as usual.

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Why is there a sheik involved? Or is that a given name? Just curious.
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Itís not his name, itís a title. I donít know who this particular man is, but many Middle Eastern royal families are very involved in the racing world. Think Sheik of Dubai and Princess Haya, for example.
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Why is there a sheik involved? Or is that a given name? Just curious.

"His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, founded Godolphin as an expression of his lifelong passion for horses and racing."

https://www.godolphin.com/about-us/our-founder/
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Thank you! I see, he's the owner. Okay.
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^ The Crown Prince of Dubai was present this year too. They and other sheikhs from the Gulf states/Middle East are quite close to the BRF, and to Prince Charles in particular. They come and bring their families and enjoy Ascot. Sometimes sons go to Sandhurst, like the King of Jordan's son.
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Queen Elizabeth visited HMS SUTHERLAND in London today, October 23:


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** dailymail: Ahoy Ma'am! Queen dons a vibrant coat and matching hat as she steps aboard HMS Sutherland to celebrate the 20th anniversary..**
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91-years-young and happy and interested as always.

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The Queen visits the HMS Sutherland in London to mark the 20th anniversary of its commissioning. On board, she hears about the Royal Navy's relief effort in the aftermath of Caribbean Hurricane Irma.
https://itnproductions.com/news/vide...rsary?type=raw

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Isn’t she lovely...,
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Today, October 25, Queen Elizabeth received the Ambassador of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia and the Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan at Buckingham Palace:


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Today, November 1, Queen Elizabeth received the Ambassadors of Lithuania and Uganda at Buckingham Palace:



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Queen Elizabeth had an Investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace today, November 7:


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** dailymail: Widow collects George Medal awarded to hero who tried to save MP Jo Cox **
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Here's a video with the new Dame Julie Walters at Buckingham Palace today.

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The Duke of Edinburgh, Colonel, Grenadier Guards, this afternoon held a Regimental Council Meeting at Buckingham Palace.
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