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Old 01-09-2017, 07:04 PM
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Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh at the Sunday church service today, January 15. Viscount Linley attended as well:



** dailymail: Purple reign! The Queen adds a splash of colour to a grey day as she attends church at Sandringham with Prince Philip.. **
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Old 01-15-2017, 09:12 AM
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Here are a few more photos of the Queen,Duke of Edinburgh and Earl of Snowdon attending Sunday Church Service.

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HM The Queen looks great and healthy, and with her smile intact.
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I'm currently reading Sally Bedell-Smith's "Elizabeth The Queen" and one statement made by her cousin, Margaret Rhodes, jumped out at me and I think it describes HM perfectly. "She smiles with her whole face". She does. Her smile lights up like a beacon that shines pure happiness.
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I'm currently reading Sally Bedell-Smith's "Elizabeth The Queen" and one statement made by her cousin, Margaret Rhodes, jumped out at me and I think it describes HM perfectly. "She smiles with her whole face". She does. Her smile lights up like a beacon that shines pure happiness.
The problems with all these books about her is that they never mention the extraordinary kindness she has, as we hear about all the time.

I posted an article about it in the general news thread.
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The church the Queen attended today St Mary the Virgin in Flitcham is that different from the one she would normally attend on the christmas day service it is St Mary Magdalene Church. How far apart are these 2 churches?
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The church the Queen attended today St Mary the Virgin in Flitcham is that different from the one she would normally attend on the christmas day service it is St Mary Magdalene Church. How far apart are these 2 churches?
It's one of the Sandringham churches, PrincessofEurope.

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The church the Queen attended today St Mary the Virgin in Flitcham is that different from the one she would normally attend on the christmas day service it is St Mary Magdalene Church. How far apart are these 2 churches?
It's about a five minute drive from the estate.

Nice to see the queen feeling better. Also nice to see David abd his wife there. even as an adult and dad himself, with the loss of his father, it is likely comfort to have his aunt and uncle near.
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She attends different churches on the Sandringham estate each year. The one closest to the house is the one she attends for Christmas and the first one or two weeks in January but after that she attends different ones and this one is a regular one as well.
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It was nice to see Earl and Countess of Snowdon attending the church.
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That sounds so weird to me, The Earl AND COUNTESS of Snowdon.
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It is great to see HM looking so well after her cold. I'm glad she's feeling better.

I will have to get used to seeing David and Serena's pictures under "the Earl and Countess of Snowdon" from now on; as other posters have said it still feels strange because they had been Viscount and Viscountess Linley for so long.
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It was nice to see Earl and Countess of Snowdon attending the church.

It is customary not to use their "new" titles until after the funeral of the Earl of Snowdon. One is not socially dead until after your funeral when you become "the late Earl of Snowdon".

Viscount and Viscountess Linley therefore attended Church with The Queen today, and will be referred to as such for another week or so until after the funeral has been held.


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It is customary not to use their "new" titles until after the funeral of the Earl of Snowdon. One is not socially dead until after your funeral when you become "the late Earl of Snowdon".

Viscount and Viscountess Linley therefore attended Church with The Queen today, and will be referred to as such for another week or so until after the funeral has been held.
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Off topic, but I really appreciate the appropriateness of this tradition.
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It is customary not to use their "new" titles until after the funeral of the Earl of Snowdon. One is not socially dead until after your funeral when you become "the late Earl of Snowdon".

Viscount and Viscountess Linley therefore attended Church with The Queen today, and will be referred to as such for another week or so until after the funeral has been held.


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Thanks for clarification!
The tradition is sensible. The new title has been used by gettyimages though. I am sure other media outlets will follow the suit.
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