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Old 07-14-2013, 01:04 AM
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This "news" was hardly a revelation. The rumours have been around for many decades and written abouit quite frequently in relation to Mr Canfield. Why would anyone in 2013 care about such a story?
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Old 07-14-2013, 03:45 PM
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While we're touching on the Duchess of Kent, here's a sweet photo...

The Duchess of Kent and Martina Navratilova, 2006

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On July 10 the Duke of Kent officially opened the new joint cadet centre for Army Cadets and Air Cadets at the Cadet Centre, Wharf Road, Newton Abbot.



** thisisdevon.co.uk: PICTURES: Newton Abbot Royal visit for cadets **
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:44 AM
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The Duke of Kent as President of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution officially opened the new Southend-on-Sea Lifeboat Station at Southend Pier and visited the new Royal Pavilion on Southend Pier on July 16:



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** southend.gov.uk: Welcome to The Royal Pavilion on Southend Pier! **


** rnli.org: HRH The Duke of Kent opens Southend-on-Sea RNLI new inshore lifeboat station **
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Old 07-23-2013, 07:22 AM
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The Duke of Kent attended the Royal International Air Tattoo at Royal Air Force Fairford, Fairford, Gloucestershire on July 20, 2013.



** Pic ** gloucestershireecho.co.uk: Royal International Air Tattoo round up: brilliant displays of death defying stunts **
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The Duke of Kent as President of The British Racing Drivers Club attended the Silverstone Classic event on July 27, 2013.



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On July 31 the Duke of Kent presented the "Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade" to Plant Parts Limited in Hadleigh and officially opened Applegate Mews in Great Cornward, Sudbury.



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** eadt.co.uk: Great Cornard: Duke visits $6million regeneration project **


** eadt.co.uk: Hadleigh: Plant Parts presented with Queen’s Award by HRH the Duke of Kent **
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Old 08-04-2013, 06:49 AM
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It seems the Duke and Duchess of Kent have rekindled their relationship after more than half a century of marriage.
'Closer than ever': Duke and Duchess of Kent reunited | Royal | News | Daily Express
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Well if it's true, that is very good news. I find the Duchess an interesting individual and would love to read a biography about her - I don't think one currently exists.
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Well if it's true, that is very good news. I find the Duchess an interesting individual and would love to read a biography about her - I don't think one currently exists.
But yes, there is a biography of her, it has been some months since I come across it.
The Duchess of Kent: The Troubled Life of Katherine Worsley
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http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Duchess-...uchess+of+kent
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Thank you Lenora - I can buy a copy for less than a price of a magazine.
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Old 08-04-2013, 10:54 AM
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But yes, there is a biography of her, it has been some months since I come across it.
The Duchess of Kent: The Troubled Life of Katherine Worsley
By Mary Riddell
Here is the link:
The Duchess of Kent: The Troubled Life of Katherine Worsley: Amazon.co.uk: Mary Riddell: Books
I have owned the original edition for many years and enjoy rereading it from time to time. One of the captions for a photo in the book always stays with me, "The haunting beauty of the Duchess of Kent."

P.S. To Elly C. from Worcester, England: I was born in Worcester, Mass. People in the USA have a terrible time pronouncing Worcester, lol.
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The Duke of Kent officially opened £6million village housing project in Great Cornard.
Royal visit marks completion of £6million village housing project - Latest News - Suffolk Free Press
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Just came across this very nice video of the Royal Wedding of TRH The Duke & Duchess of Kent:

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Just came across this very nice video of the Royal Wedding of TRH The Duke & Duchess of Kent:

I saw this last night. I also like the others this same person has under royal wedding like the footage of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor wedding day.
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Duke of Kent to open £4m Lincoln hospital heart centre | This is Lincolnshire
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The Duke of Kent officially opened the new Lincolnshire Heart Centre at Lincoln County Hospital today, September 4:



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Yesterday, September 24, the Duke of Kent has been in Derbyshire to visit Toyota Motor Manufacturing Limited, Burnaston, Derby as well as Repton School, Derby.



** thisisderbyshire.co.uk: VIDEO: Duke of Kent visits Derbyshire schools and Toyota plant **


On September 23 he visited Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust's Attenborough Nature Reserve to mark Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust's 50th anniversary.



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The Duke of Kent as Colonel of the Scots Guards visited HMS Duncan in Portsmouth on September 30, 3013.



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On October 10 the Duke of Kent attended a celebration of the life of William Morris, First Viscount Nuffield, and of 100 years of car making in Oxford.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** oxfordmail.co.uk: Duke motors in to honour founder **
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