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Old 07-09-2005, 08:23 PM
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60th Anniversary of the End of World War II Celebrations: July 10, 2005

Tomorrow the major events involving the Royal Family to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of WWII will take place. There will be a service at Westminster Abbey, a parade at Horse Guards, a lunch in the gardens of Buckingham Palace, and the Royal Family will make a balcony appearance at Buckingham Palace. There will hopefully be many pictures of this eventful day.
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Old 07-09-2005, 11:03 PM
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Yes,A.C.C,there would be a lot of great photos,I'm so waiting to see the pictures.
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First pics of today from Getty Images and ANP Photo:
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Old 07-10-2005, 11:16 AM
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The Royal Family leaving Buckigham Palace for the Horse Guard Parade from Getty Images:

The Duchess has really new hat style:
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Old 07-10-2005, 11:19 AM
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:) I like yellow near uniforms.

There are so many events today - the reception, the ceremony on Horse Guards Parade, the balcony...
I hope to see MANY pictures.


Oh, she changed her dress. Again an "old" one.
OMG, Philip is smiling. I mean: a real, normal smile! I'd like he did it more often.
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The Queen and Prince Philip at the Luncheon in Buckigham Palace:
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Ealier The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall in Cardiff:
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2 photos, with sophie wessex. (may be she is pregnant) and without louise.
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WILLIAM PAYS TRIBUTE
http://www.sky.com/skynews/article/0...383933,00.html


ROYALS HONOUR WW2 VETS
http://www.sky.com/skynews/article/0...383911,00.html
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Old 07-10-2005, 03:20 PM
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Thousands turn out as Queen Elizabeth thanks veterans who helped win World War II

EMILY WINTER
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Veterans hold regimental standards during a show on London's Horse Guards Parade, Sunday July 10, 2005, as part of events commemorating the end of the Second World War. (AP Photo/ Matthew Fearn, Pool)
LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday expressed the nation's admiration, gratitude and respect for the generation that fought and won World War II, as thousands turned out on a glorious summer day to mark the 60th anniversary of the conflict's end.
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Queen Elizabeth II unveils British memorial to women who served in World War II

The Associated Press Britain's Queen Elizabeth II unveils the Women of World War II Monument in Whitehall, central London Saturday July 9 2005. The memorial, located in Whitehall near the national memorial to war dead, recognizes the sacrifices both of women in uniform and those who toiled on the home front. ( AP Photo/PA, Michael Stephens)
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YAHOO NEWS
Queen Elizabeth Honors WWII Veterans
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Queen Unveils U.K. Memorial to WWII Women
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Old 07-10-2005, 03:43 PM
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nice to see the queen with such a huge smile on the balcony.
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From Gettyimages.com

GBR: Buckingham Palace Luncheon For Second World War Veterans
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Photos of the National Thanksgiving Service from Getty images Editorial:
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From the Luncheon at Buckingham Palace:
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I wonder why Edward wore the uniform. A bad choice for someone who whimped out, in my opinion.
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GETTY IMAGES

60th Anniversary Of End Of WWII - Buckingham Palace Flypast
http://editorial.gettyimages.com/sou...%7c0&p=1&tag=1

60th Anniversary Of End Of World War Two - Westminster Abbey Thanksgiving
http://editorial.gettyimages.com/sou...%7c0&p=1&tag=2

Buckingham Palace Luncheon For Second World War Veterans
http://editorial.gettyimages.com/sou...%7c0&p=1&tag=4

The Queen Unveils A Monument To The Women Of World War II
http://editorial.gettyimages.com/sou...%7c0&p=1&tag=5
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