The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #621  
Old 02-27-2018, 05:47 PM
roseroyal's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Rose Bush, United States
Posts: 5,233
Love seeing pictures of Kate with the children
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #622  
Old 03-05-2018, 04:41 PM
CyrilVladisla's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Conneaut, United States
Posts: 4,505
Who will replace Catherine to present sprigs of shamrock to members of the Battalion Irish Guards when she begins maternity leave on March 12?
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #623  
Old 03-05-2018, 05:04 PM
Pranter's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 10,403
When did they announce her leave starts on March 12th?


LaRae
Reply With Quote
  #624  
Old 03-05-2018, 05:06 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Torrance, United States
Posts: 3,977
Quote:
Originally Posted by CyrilVladisla View Post
Who will replace Catherine to present sprigs of shamrock to members of the Battalion Irish Guards when she begins maternity leave on March 12?
The Honorary Colonel of the Irish Guards-William would likely hand them out which he has done in the past.
As far as I know KP has not announced when her maternity leave will begin.
Reply With Quote
  #625  
Old 03-07-2018, 05:20 PM
CyrilVladisla's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Conneaut, United States
Posts: 4,505
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pranter View Post
When did they announce her leave starts on March 12th?


LaRae
https://us.hellomagazine.com/royalty...ty-leave-start
Catherine's maternity leave begins on March 12.
Reply With Quote
  #626  
Old 03-07-2018, 05:49 PM
Pranter's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 10,403
Hello Magazine is not a reliable source about that type of thing.



LaRae
Reply With Quote
  #627  
Old 03-07-2018, 06:36 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Torrance, United States
Posts: 3,977
I agree with Pranter that Hello magazine wouldn't be a reliable source for this type of announcement.
Reply With Quote
  #628  
Old 03-07-2018, 11:15 PM
Princess Larisa's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: ., Croatia
Posts: 2,407
I have a more technical question, not really sure where to put it.
This is a thread about Kate’s charities and patronages, is it then really necessary to also have separate threads for each and every one of her particular patronages? She visits some of them maybe once a year and the discussion is quite dragged out and not at all easy to find the info about her work and some of these threads haven't been active since 2016.

Here’s an example of the threads I mention:
The Duchess of Cambridge as Patron of Place2Be & Other Child Mental Health Charities
The Duchess of Cambridge as Patron of the National Portrait Gallery
The Duchess of Cambridge as Patron of Action on Addiction
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...ion-41719.html
The Duchess of Cambridge as Royal Patron of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...aid-37838.html
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...ust-41718.html
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...oom-37821.html

Would it not be more useful and easier for everyone to have one or two threads on her patronages like other royals seem to have?
Reply With Quote
  #629  
Old 03-08-2018, 03:56 AM
Elly C's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Worcester, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,667
I agree with Princess Larisa. The same applies to the Duke too.
Reply With Quote
  #630  
Old 03-08-2018, 02:03 PM
Zonk's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Somewhere in, United States
Posts: 12,429
Actually, there isn't a thread for all of the Duchess (or the Duke's for that matter who for the record has 40) patronages. According to the royal.gov.uk, she has a total of 15 as of now and one expects that number to grow as her duties increase.

Separate threads have been created for specific patronages just because she usually has attended a couple of events per year for these organizations and its easier for TRF members to access if they are looking for something specific. For example, say she attended an event for the National Portrait Gallery and you were looking for a specific event. Are you going to search each of her current events threads of which there are 5 currently but again one expects that number to grow, or will it be easier to look in the thread dedicated to that patronage?

I am going to guess its going to be easier to search that specific thread. But I guess you can't please everyone.

ETA: In the event that a specific patronage is not as active as others, at some point the mod team will than merge the less active thread with this one
__________________
.

Reply With Quote
  #631  
Old 03-08-2018, 03:29 PM
Princess Larisa's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: ., Croatia
Posts: 2,407
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zonk View Post
Actually, there isn't a thread for all of the Duchess (or the Duke's for that matter who for the record has 40) patronages. According to the royal.gov.uk, she has a total of 15 as of now and one expects that number to grow as her duties increase.

Separate threads have been created for specific patronages just because she usually has attended a couple of events per year for these organizations and its easier for TRF members to access if they are looking for something specific. For example, say she attended an event for the National Portrait Gallery and you were looking for a specific event. Are you going to search each of her current events threads of which there are 5 currently but again one expects that number to grow, or will it be easier to look in the thread dedicated to that patronage?

I am going to guess its going to be easier to search that specific thread. But I guess you can't please everyone.
It was just a suggestion, since Kate seems to be the only royal who has this kind of separation. No need to be curt, a simple ‘the mods prefer it this way’ would be enough.
For me personally, it’s easier to have everything in one place and just search by date. Especially when she visits more than one patronage in the same day and videos and articles are about all of them together.
Btw, there were several posters who have PMed me agreeing, so it’s not just two people who find it harder this way. But if the mods like it this way that’s fine, it your decision after all.


Quote:
ETA: In the event that a specific patronage is not as active as others, at some point the mod team will than merge the less active thread with this one

Place2Be merged with Kate's patronage The Art Room in January 2018, so those don’t need separate threads.
Reply With Quote
  #632  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:11 AM
Lumutqueen's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Middlewich, United Kingdom
Posts: 19,315
Catherine stepping up her game! I love that she’ll be the first.

All via KP on Twitter :)

The Duchess of Cambridge is to become the first Royal Patron of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Furthering Her Royal Highness's interest in the visual arts, photography and design, she formally takes up the @V_and_A Patronage from today.



The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design, education and performance. It was established to make works of art available to all and to inspire British designers and manufacturers.



The Duchess previously visited the @V_and_A in June 2017 to officially open the Museum's new entrance, courtyard and exhibition gallery on Exhibition Road.
__________________
We Will Remember Them.
Reply With Quote
  #633  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:18 AM
Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: *******, Canada
Posts: 8,016
We are honoured to announce that Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has agreed to become the V&A’s first Royal Patron. The patronage reflects Her Royal Highness’s continued personal interest in the visual arts, photography and design.

Victoria and Albert Museum via Twitter
Reply With Quote
  #634  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:24 AM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: pinner, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,774
Excellent..one of my favorite Women allies with one of my favourite haunts..
Reply With Quote
  #635  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:30 AM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Philadelphia, United States
Posts: 4,536
V & A right next to the Natural History Museum; that will be convenient, two of Kate's patronages side by side.
Reply With Quote
  #636  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:53 AM
Dman's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 14,849
Very impressive patronage for Her Royal Highness.
__________________
"WE CANNOT PRAY IN LOVE AND LIVE IN HATE AND STILL THINK WE ARE WORSHIPING GOD."

A.W. TOZER
Reply With Quote
  #637  
Old 03-26-2018, 10:54 AM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Somewhere, United States
Posts: 788
How exciting. I love the V & A. I wish I’d had more time to spend there. It sounds right up Kate’s ally, and it’s cool that she’ll be the first royal patron.
Reply With Quote
  #638  
Old 03-26-2018, 11:00 AM
Osipi's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: On the west side of North up from Back, United States
Posts: 12,749
I'm willing to bet that when Kate picked her major in Art History at St. Andrew's, she never would have figured that one day she would be the royal patron of the V&A museum. That road led into the right direction it seems.
__________________
No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my constitution, the only wrong what is against it.

~~~Ralph Waldo Emerson~~~
Reply With Quote
  #639  
Old 03-26-2018, 11:04 AM
Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: *******, Canada
Posts: 8,016
I’m shocked the V&A Museum hasn’t had a royal patron before. It’s world renowned. She’s certainly upping her game.
Reply With Quote
  #640  
Old 03-26-2018, 01:11 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Philadelphia, United States
Posts: 4,536

Yes, why after all this time have the V & A suddenly decided to have a royal patron?

Though perhaps it helps when there are fund-raising events...
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Popular Tags
bavaria;house;chef;luitpold;ludwig belgian bracelets british royal family camilla canada clothes countess of wessex crown princess victoria current events danish royal family daughters de belgique denmark duchessofcambridge duchess of cornwall duchess of sussex duke of cambridge england fashion felipe and letizia forum gordon hasnat khan head of the house history infanta cristina interesting facts interests juan carlos king felipe king felipe vi letter lineage meghan markle member norwegian royal family patron plantagenets porphyria prince charles prince harry prince harry of wales princenapoleon princess beatrice princess claire princess diana princess eugenie princess of belgium queen elisabeth queen elizabeth queen letizia queen mathilde remarriage royal royal ancestry royal ancestry; oscar and sophia royal family royal geneology royal wedding rumania sarah duchess of york state visit sweden tradition van belgiė wedding wedding of prince harry windsor castle ww1



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:46 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019
Jelsoft Enterprises