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Random Royal Rotogravure

Sunday was International Women’s Day, so let’s celebrate with some International Women! Taken at the "Women in Business" Reception at Buckingham Palace, February 14th, 2007. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'a4cMeIVjQqV2yd-A9n9kww',sig:'YraZItrG6O8ozNp5Ra4q40-hvGlpDIyAJMAoLVtSOnk=',w:'594px',h:'365px',items:'73320244',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); This is quite a treat, isn’t it? I mean seriously, how often do we get to see all of these ladies all… Continue reading Random Royal Rotogravure

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Brit Brief Open Post – Trooping the Colour

Today is the Queen's Birthday!!! Ok, well not actually...that's back in April. Today is her "official birthday" which includes a parade called the Trooping the Colour. For newbies to the royal scene, this tradition goes all the way back to George II, when he combined the annual summer military march with his birthday parade (he… Continue reading Brit Brief Open Post – Trooping the Colour

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Commonwealth Day 2019

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'bVjV1TGsTctDmqmMP8k5SA',sig:'aaV6etojcRsgK7hSqznsnvw4qPNNGIdy0D1iZzuIeXI=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1129881668',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); On Monday, March 11 the British Royal Family celebrated Commonwealth Day 2019. The senior members turned up at Westminster Abbey in their coated and hatted best. Queen Elizabeth led the pack in a lovely shade of purple, wearing the Kent Amethyst brooch. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'7UzV4znxTfxeVWx7bHE04w',sig:'Z2L0BO-_l5J2YEF851p3gIyyGE0H6TA1-nPd0-MdBsU=',w:'417px',h:'594px',items:'1135134716,1135137657',caption: true… Continue reading Commonwealth Day 2019