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Old 06-11-2020, 05:05 AM
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"To mark #CarersWeek2020, The Queen and The Princess Royal spoke to a group of carers who are supported by The@CarersTrust to find out more about the challenges they face."


https://twitter.com/i/status/1271004137501741056
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Old 06-11-2020, 07:00 AM
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"To mark #CarersWeek2020, The Queen and The Princess Royal spoke to a group of carers who are supported by The@CarersTrust to find out more about the challenges they face."


https://twitter.com/i/status/1271004137501741056
Is this the first time a Zoom-type video conversation involving HM has been shared?
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Old 06-11-2020, 07:46 AM
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Is this the first time a Zoom-type video conversation involving HM has been shared?

I think so, as the message The Queen did for nurses week was spoken not videoed.
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Old 06-11-2020, 09:28 AM
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I think so, as the message The Queen did for nurses week was spoken not videoed.
Indeed. Good to see her embrace this technology as well.
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Old 06-11-2020, 06:31 PM
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Yes, this is apparently HM's first public zoom. It actually took place last week but parts of it have been released to mark Carers' Week.

Personally I think it speaks a lot to HM's relationship with Anne that this is her first zoom video and it was for the Carers Trust which is Anne's patronage which was formed by merging "The Princess Royal Trust for Carers" (set up by Anne in 1991) and "Crossroads Care" so is obviously a cause close to Anne.
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Old 06-11-2020, 09:43 PM
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Its great to see the queen and Anne together supporting this.

The queen has shown she isn't shy of embracing modern touches, think her and Prince Harry Invictus video comes to mind. Happy to see the zoom.
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Old 06-21-2020, 04:28 PM
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Something we could possibly look forward to seeing this week, Camilla and Catherine did a video link engagement together on 17th June.

https://twitter.com/isaguor/status/1...138158087?s=20
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Old 06-22-2020, 05:32 PM
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And I wasn’t wrong, here’s a zoom video of Camilla and Catherine marking the start of Children’s Hospice Week.


https://twitter.com/clarencehouse/st...481047560?s=21
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Old 06-23-2020, 01:19 AM
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And I wasn’t wrong, here’s a zoom video of Camilla and Catherine marking the start of Children’s Hospice Week.


https://twitter.com/clarencehouse/st...481047560?s=21
Lovely. Thank you @Lumutqueen for sharing.
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Old 07-07-2020, 05:32 AM
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I don’t know where this would go, so MODs please move if not appropriate.

https://twitter.com/telegraph/status...671375873?s=21

Prince William and Henry have split Diana memorial fund between them. This was finalised in December 2019, and according to the article a spokesperson for The Duke of Sussex said Henry’s half will now go to Sentebale since the disbandment of Sussex Royal.
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Old 07-20-2020, 11:09 AM
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British Royal Family Current Events 10: July 2018

We will see The Duke of Edinburgh in an engagement on Wednesday, it will mark the transfer of him as Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles to The Duchess of Cornwall.

The Duke will be at Windsor and The Duchess will be at Highgrove.

https://twitter.com/chrisshipitv/sta...532626946?s=21

The Duchess of Cornwall is royal colonel of 4th. Battalion The Rifles.
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The Duke of Edinburgh Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles ceremonially handed over to the Duchess of Cornwall today, July 22 - during a ceremony at both Windsor Castle and Highgrove House:



** gettyimages gallery: GBR: The Transfer Of The Colonel-In-Chief Of The Rifles ** rex gallery **


** dm article: Now THAT'S social distancing! Prince Phillip attends first Royal engagement in over a year at Windsor Castle ..**

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Old 07-22-2020, 07:38 AM
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I wonder if there are any images of Camilla's side of the ceremony.

Hopefully, if there are any, they will be posted later on.
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Old 07-22-2020, 08:23 AM
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Phil is still looking damn good !
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Old 07-22-2020, 09:42 AM
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Hard to imagine that the Duke is 99 years old!
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Old 07-22-2020, 11:23 AM
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I wonder if there are any images of Camilla's side of the ceremony.

Hopefully, if there are any, they will be posted later on.

Only one picture so far of Camilla;

https://twitter.com/royalfamily/stat...647339011?s=21
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Looking very good indeed!

If anyone's curious as to why the solders were marching so quickly it's a light infantry tradition.
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Old 07-22-2020, 12:21 PM
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And there we have it. The proof is in the pudding. At 99 years young, Philip is in extraordinary health for a man his age. At one point in the video it looked like he was expected to go back indoors but instead, took the time to walk down the stairs and talk with a few of the men before heading indoors.

If that is what 99 looks like, I'm all for it!
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Old 07-22-2020, 12:37 PM
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Lovely to see Philip still, as ever, honouring his military roles, even while handing over his role to his daughter in law.

If anything was going to get him in public again it would be a military role.

Here is a video of Camilla's side
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Only one picture so far of Camilla;

https://twitter.com/royalfamily/stat...647339011?s=21

The galleries and the article I've posted above have been updated with photos of the Duchess of Cornwall
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