The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Showing results 1 to 12 of 12
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Iluvbertie
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 04-07-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
She only had to google the city to find out its...

She only had to google the city to find out its nickname and that wind is a feature of that city. She had every chance to find out - if she was at all interested in finding out anything about the...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 04-07-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
Most women I know when it happens once would do...

Most women I know when it happens once would do something to ensure that it doesn't happen again but this is a regular occurrence for Kate - in Canada, on the Jubilee tour and on other occasions as...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 04-06-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
There were people there - unless the press aren't...

There were people there - unless the press aren't classed as people as the press were there. There were also a few non-press people as there was at least one interview with one child who was there to...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 04-06-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
Just watched the transfer from the Qantas flight...

Just watched the transfer from the Qantas flight to the RNZAF one and agree with the Channel 7 guys who were disappointed that William and Kate couldn't be bothered to turn around and wave to the...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 03-03-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
One reason why so many school kids are there is...

One reason why so many school kids are there is that these tours are normally undertaken during term time so they bus the kids from their schools to the royal visit - my school took Year 8 last year...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 03-03-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
The Show on Good Friday is already so bad due to...

The Show on Good Friday is already so bad due to crowds that having them there will make it a no day for many people. I never go on Good Friday as there is no room to move and this will be no...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 03-03-2014, 01:48 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
In Australia they are given the courtesy of their...

In Australia they are given the courtesy of their royal titles but in effect aren't actually Australian royals at all. The only one with any status is The Queen. The government does give them the...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 12-19-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
The monarchy is largely seen as irrelevant in...

The monarchy is largely seen as irrelevant in Australia these days - simply some celebrities who visit every so often but nothing to do with us. Britain is much the same - hardly relevant - we are in...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 12-19-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
The protocol is in an election year - 2012 wasn't...

The protocol is in an election year - 2012 wasn't an election year so there wasn't an issue with that visit.

2014 is an election year in NZ and so there is an issue there.
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 12-19-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
Australia had their federal election 7th...

Australia had their federal election 7th September 2013 and New Zealand is due to go to the polls in 2014 - anytime up to early December - up to the NZ PM to determine the date.
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 12-19-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
Yes it is a break with protocol as the royals...

Yes it is a break with protocol as the royals steer clear of politics and this will see them in NZ in an election year with the country gearing up for the election. Not all parties would have to...
Forum: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Family 12-19-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 97,509
Posted By Iluvbertie
This is a major break in royal protocol - to...

This is a major break in royal protocol - to visit a realm in an election year before the election takes place. It is normal for them to either be invited after the election has been held, with no...
Showing results 1 to 12 of 12

 


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:23 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2020
Jelsoft Enterprises
×