The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #361  
Old 01-05-2021, 01:34 AM
AC21091968's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2020
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 720
Quote:
Originally Posted by Somebody View Post
He was found out because he also stole a medal and put in on E-bay... (according to this article in Dutch).
Thank you Somebody for the article. The news about selling stolen items on Ebay and the court trial itself has been picked up. Adamo Canto, a catering assistant was jailed for eight months after a hearing at Southwark Crown Court according to the Metropolitan Police.

Buckingham Palace worker stole 100,000 of royal items to sell on eBay
Adamo Canto, 37, was jailed for eight months after admitting taking a raft of items including a mobile phone belonging to the Duke of York
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/202...ems-sell-ebay/

Catering assistant jailed after Buckingham Palace thefts
A member of catering staff at Buckingham Palace has been jailed after admitting stealing medals and official photos of the royal family from the Queens residence.
https://www.salfordcitynews.co.uk/ne...palace-thefts/
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #362  
Old 01-05-2021, 01:44 AM
AC21091968's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2020
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 720
On a separate news, Lady Mary Colman has passed away on 2nd January 2021. She was The Queen's first cousin and the Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Alexandra, the Hon Lady Ogilvy.

Biri has posted the news in the British Nobility thread (Post #1426). Thank you Biri for the detailed information in the post. I have also fixed the two links under sources. For some reason I could not access the link beforehand.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Biri View Post
The Lady Mary Cecilia Colman, nee Bowes-Lyon died at her home on 2 January, 2021 exactly four weeks before her 89th birthday; she was maternal first cousin of Her Majesty the Queen, and wife of Sir Timothy Colman, KG, sometime Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk.

Lady Mary served as an Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Alexandra, the Hon Lady Ogilvy, from 1970.

She was born on 30 January 1932 as the second of four children and elder daughter of Captain the Honourable Michael Claude Hamilton Bowes Lyon (1893-1953), of The Royal Scots, and his wife Elizabeth Margaret, nee Cator (1899-1959), scion of that landed gentry family.

A niece of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, and a first cousin of HM The Queen, her father was the eighth child and fifth son of the Sir Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, KG, KT, GCVO (1855-1944) & his wife Nina Cecilia, nee Cavendish-Bentinck (1862-1938).

The Honourable Michael Bowes Lyon was reported to have watched from the gallery of the House of Commons as the Abdication Bill was passed, thus witnessing the moment his sister became Queen Consort in 1936.

Mary Bowes Lyon, a childhood playmate of her cousins the Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret, was advanced to the rank of an Earl's daughter, in 1974, following the succession in 1972 of her brother, Fergus, as 17th Earl of Strathmore & Kinghorne (1928-1987).

Mary Cecilia Bowes Lyon married on 10 November 1951 Timothy James Alan Colman (b. 19 September 1929) of Bixley Manor, Norwich, scion of the Norfolk mustard family, and descended maternally from the Adeane landed family.

Her husband was Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk, 1978-2004, and chairman of the Eastern Counties Newspaper Group. He was appointed a Knight of the Order of the Garter in 1996.

She is survived by Sir Timothy and by three daughters Sarah (b.1953), Sabrina (b.1955) & Emma (b.1958) two sons James (b.1962) & Matthew (b.1966) and as well as ten grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Her eldest daughter, Sarah Troughton, is Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire.

Sources: https://peeragenews.blogspot.com/202...1932-2021.html
Descendants of Sir Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne: Descendants of Sir Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
__________________

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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Grand Duke Georgi, son and heir of Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna (1981- ) Jeannie The Imperial Family of Russia 534 01-21-2021 03:10 AM
Princess Iman: News and Pictures Part 1 bubbles King Abdullah's Sisters 268 01-21-2020 04:24 PM
Princes Nikolai, Felix, Henrik & Princess Athena, Part 1: February 2012 - July 2018 iceflower Current Events Archive 594 07-15-2018 09:24 AM
A potential bride for The Grand Duke Georgi Lenora The Imperial Family of Russia 804 04-18-2017 05:51 AM




Popular Tags
#royalrelatives #royalgenes abu dhabi american history anastasia 2020 armstrong-jones baby names british royal family buckingham palace canada carolin cht coronavirus cpr duchess of sussex duke of cambridge duke of sussex earl of snowdon elizabeth ii emperor family tree general news thread george vi gradenigo haakon vii hereditary grand duchess stphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume history hochberg hypothetical monarchs interesting introduction jewellery jewelry jumma kids movie list of rulers maxima mountbatten names nepal nepalese royal family pless prince harry princess alexia (2005 -) princess chulabhorn princess dita princess elizabeth princess eugenie princess laurentien princess of orange queen louise queen maud resusci anne royal balls royal events royal family royal jewels royal spouse royalty royalty of taiwan royal wedding russian court dress settings spain stuart thailand thai royal family videos von hofmannsthal wedding gown


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:24 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2021
Jelsoft Enterprises
×