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Forum: Current Events Archive 11-29-2014, 01:18 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Queen Elizabeth II sends message to Phil Hughes’...

Queen Elizabeth II sends message to Phil Hughes’ family (http://www.news.com.au/sport/cricket/queen-elizabeth-ii-sends-message-to-phil-hughes-family/story-fndpt0dy-1227138989145)




Nice bit of...
Forum: Current Events Archive 10-30-2014, 05:03 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Her Majesty is the highest style that The Queen...

Her Majesty is the highest style that The Queen holds but...she didn't stop being HRH when she became The Queen. So although inaccurate to use the lower styling it isn't totally wrong (any more than...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-07-2014, 10:22 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Yes - he married Princess Louise who was created...

Yes - he married Princess Louise who was created The Princess Royal by her father after the death of his sister Vicky.

So she was The Princess Royal and her husband was The Duke of Fife and...
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-28-2014, 10:28 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Well one is only a Head of Government and not a...

Well one is only a Head of Government and not a Head of State so maybe it is an acknowledgement that the Queen is of a higher status than a mere Chancellor. (Germany also has a President who is their...
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-11-2014, 06:02 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
The hair looks the same to me - but she can't...

The hair looks the same to me - but she can't hide the bags under the eyes and the puffy cheeks - both signs of illness and tiredness.
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-10-2014, 04:43 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
She has been looking tired and worn down since...

She has been looking tired and worn down since the Jubilee and Philip's illness then - a sign of both her own age, his age and the real awareness of her own mortality. She also, I believe, has...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-30-2014, 04:07 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Nice to see they are going to acknowledge events...

Nice to see they are going to acknowledge events other than WWI over the next couple of years (I hope they do something for Waterloo as well - as they did for Trafalgar).
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-21-2014, 06:27 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
There is actually a list of officials who have to...

There is actually a list of officials who have to sign off on the monarch's ability to carry on - three of - spouse, Lord Chancellor, Speaker of the House of Commons, the Lord Chief Justice of...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-21-2014, 03:50 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
It must be remembered that she can't abdicate...

It must be remembered that she can't abdicate once she is mentally incompetent, if that ever happened, as she has to be 'of sound mind' to sign the necessary legislation.
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-20-2014, 05:05 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Charles has been ready to take over since he was...

Charles has been ready to take over since he was 18 as that was the age at which he would have been King without a Regent had The Queen died.
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-18-2014, 11:04 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Charles has been seeing the Red Boxes for more...

Charles has been seeing the Red Boxes for more than a decade now to my knowledge - how far back that goes I don't know but I was told that the boxes were sent to him daily, just as they are The Queen...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-16-2014, 06:44 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
The Court Circular only listed Philip as...

The Court Circular only listed Philip as attending and that was probably all who did attend. There was no mention of any of the other family members attending at the time. HRH Princess Margarita of...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-15-2014, 05:37 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Akrotiri and Dhekelia Anguilla Bermuda ...

Akrotiri and Dhekelia
Anguilla
Bermuda
British Antarctic Territory
British Indian Ocean Territory
British Virgin Islands
Cayman Islands
Falkland Islands
Gibraltar
Montserrat
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-15-2014, 03:13 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
One error though - she says that there isn't a...

One error though - she says that there isn't a precedent for The Queen to receive flowers at Sandringham other than at Christmas and that is wrong - she has done so every Sunday that she is at...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-08-2014, 07:51 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Not if it then impacted on their time with their...

Not if it then impacted on their time with their families - 10 minutes late at the beginning could mean 10 minutes longer at the end and so less time with their own families and on Christmas Day at...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-08-2014, 02:26 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
It isn't a matter of them starting without her...

It isn't a matter of them starting without her but that cooking staff having the meal ready for a particular time and The Queen and family not being there in time for that meal - say the meal was...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-07-2014, 04:52 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
The PR will follow though and it is bad. ...

The PR will follow though and it is bad.

She has accepted the flowers when she has gone to Sandringham in the past but this year - with no notice to the public - just suddenly she stops.

...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-05-2014, 05:26 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
She isn't my mother or grandmother but The Queen...

She isn't my mother or grandmother but The Queen and she was in public - so she should perform.

She doesn't go to church publicly all the time - only at Sandringham and Balmoral so she could...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-05-2014, 04:14 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
She has always taken the time in the past to meet...

She has always taken the time in the past to meet with the children when they come to see her at church when at Sandringham.

That she is now refusing to do so is sad and shows that she has lost...
Forum: Current Events Archive 09-01-2013, 05:54 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
At Christmas time 2011 he had a stent put in and...

At Christmas time 2011 he had a stent put in and the advice was not to shoot as that could dislodge the stent. It was hard for him as he always shoots on Boxing Day and for the month of January at...
Forum: Current Events Archive 08-31-2013, 08:29 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Philip out and about enjoying his break at...

Philip out and about enjoying his break at Balmoral:

On the mend... Prince Philip joins Royal shooting party at Balmoral | Mail Online...
Forum: Current Events Archive 08-20-2013, 05:14 AM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
I can see her believing that.

I can see her believing that.
Forum: Current Events Archive 08-19-2013, 05:56 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Do we know for sure that there will be a 'four...

Do we know for sure that there will be a 'four monarchs' photo - afterall the last one ended up with the fourth monarch abdicating and a great deal of controversy about that situation? Maybe The...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-28-2013, 06:04 PM
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Posted By Iluvbertie
A cruise around the Western Isle would be the...

A cruise around the Western Isle would be the perfect tonic for Philip and The Queen as they both have always enjoyed being on the water and used to undertake that cruise on the Britannia most years...
Forum: Current Events Archive 07-28-2013, 04:18 AM
Replies: 1,090
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Posted By Iluvbertie
Philip to go to Balmoral next month and George...

Philip to go to Balmoral next month and George will also visit great-grandpa there:

Prince Philip set to welcome new arrival at Balmoral: Kate and William to introduce baby George to his...
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