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Old 10-25-2014, 12:36 PM
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Opening of Flanders Fields Memorial Garden: November 6, 2014

On Thursday 6th November it is the official opening of The Flanders Fields Memorial Garden at The Guards Chapel, Wellington Barracks. The ceremony will begin at 11.30am and will be attended by members of both the British and Belgian Royal Families.

Members of the public will be able to watch the ceremony via a big screen in St James's Park, opposite the Barracks.
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Old 10-27-2014, 12:42 PM
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Old 10-27-2014, 12:54 PM
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accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh and The Duke of Cambridge, will open the new Flanders Memorial Garden at the Guards' Chapel, Wellington Barracks, Birdcage Walk, London SW1.
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Old 10-27-2014, 12:55 PM
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The Queen, Prince Philip and Duke of Cambridge are attending. Still waiting on info re Belgian Royal Family.
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Old 10-29-2014, 04:26 PM
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According to the facebook page of Flanders Fields Memorial Garden, Philippe and Mathilde will attend.
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Her Majesty The Queen and the King of Belgium will lay wreaths in the garden.
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Old 10-31-2014, 01:23 PM
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Martin @CourtierUK · 33m 33 minutes ago
Plans for a big screen in St James's Park next Saturday for The Queen (and others) opening new Flanders memorial garden have been cancelled.

Martin @CourtierUK · 32m 32 minutes ago
Organisers put it down to “unexpected operational difficulties” - The Queen, Prince Philip & William are due to attend, with Belgian royals.

Royal Central @RoyalCentral · 15m 15 minutes ago
The Queen will be joined by the King of the Belgians and the Grand Duke of Luxembourg next Thursday at the opening of the Flanders memorial.
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Old 10-31-2014, 07:17 PM
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According to the facebook page of Flanders Fields Memorial Garden, Philippe and Mathilde will attend.
"Her Majesty the Queen" in this instance refers to Queen Elizabeth II i think. From Belgium, only King Philippe attends, according to various sources.
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Old 11-03-2014, 02:38 PM
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You are wright, my mistake :-)
On the agenda of the Belgian Royal Palace is written, only King Philippe will attend.
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Old 11-06-2014, 08:51 AM
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First pics of the opening of the Flanders' Fields Memorial Garden at Wellington Barracks today, November 6:



** hellomagazine: Prince William and the Queen open Flanders Field Memorial Garden **


** gettyimages/zimbio gallery: The Queen Opens Flanders Field WW1 Memorial Garden ** belga gallery **


** telegraph.co.uk video: Queen opens Remembrance garden created with soil from First World War battlefields **
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The Queen looks great.

The royals remember Britain's fallen: The Queen and Prince Harry lead tributes to our war dead in moving ceremonies | Daily Mail Online
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Old 11-06-2014, 09:29 AM
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I wished they'd shown a picture of Harry
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Old 11-06-2014, 01:10 PM
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Hopefully you are joking because there are twice as many Harry photos in that DM article than photos of the Queen :)


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Old 11-06-2014, 01:13 PM
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The Queen has opened the new Flanders Memorial Garden accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, the Duke of Cambridge and the King of Belgium and the Grand Duke of Luxembourg. The Flanders' Fields Memorial Garden has been created with soil taken from the 70 battlefields and FWW Commonwealth War Grave Cemeteries in Flanders where so many millions had died in the Great War-

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Flanders Field WW1 Memorial Garden Opened - Pictures - Zimbio
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The Queen has opened the new Flanders Memorial Garden accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, the Duke of Cambridge and the King of Belgium and the Grand Duke of Luxembourg. The Flanders' Fields Memorial Garden has been created with soil taken from the 70 battlefields and FWW Commonwealth War Grave Cemeteries in Flanders where so many millions had died in the Great War-

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Once again, Prince William attends a major royal event while his father has other commitments. When it happens that often, it cannot be mere coincidence.
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It seems that William is one of the point people for the WWI remembrance events with this and the trip to Belgium earlier. The Field of Flanders was a Guards event so not only is William a member of the Blues and Royal regiment. He is also colonel of the Irish Guards.


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