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Odd and wonderful things named after Queen Elizabeth

Cakes, canals, and roses are some of the odder things named after Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen’s name appears across the United Kingdom and even in places such as Zimbabwe, Hong Kong, and Malaysia. We’ll be exploring several of the unique and wonderful things named after the Queen such as Coronation chicken, the Elizabeth Rose, and the Queen’s Bedroom in the White House. While…
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Princess Leonore starts preschool in Sweden

Yesterday, Princess Leonore took the next step in her young life: she started Swedish pre-school. The Swedish Princess experienced her first day of Swedish preschool in Stockholm; however, Leonore has been attending a preschool in London for some time. The Swedish Royal…
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The Duke of Beaufort dies aged 89

David Somerset, the 11th Duke of Beaufort, has died at the age of 89. Badminton House said in a statement that the Duke died peacefully at his home in Gloucestershire Estate on Wednesday, August 16. The Duke was a sixth cousin of The Queen through their ancestor William…
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Hero pensioner honoured by The Queen after trying to save murdered MP Jo Cox, dies aged 79

The death has been announced this evening of Bernard Kenny, a 79-year-old man who was awarded a George Medal by The Queen after being stabbed while trying to protect murdered MP Jo Cox. On 16th June 2016, the former miner gave no thought for his own life after he tried to protect the MP from a far-right terrorist who assassinated her in broad daylight. Mr Kenny was stabbed in the chest as he…
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Royal Central to host Invictus fundraiser in Toronto

Get ready Toronto because Royal Central is hosting a brunch and silent auction in support of the charity which won the bid for Invictus 2017 – True Patriot Love! On 24 September, you are invited to join us at The Drake Hotel from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm for a brunch to remember, all while raising someone money for a great cause. True Patriot Love helps the over 700,000 veterans and their…
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Meet Grace, the new royal dog of Denmark

The Royal Family of Denmark has welcomed a new addition to the Royal Household in the form of a border collie puppy. Grace, Denmark’s new four-legged friend, arrived at Gråsten Castle on Saturday where Crown Princess Mary snapped a photo of her and uploaded it to…
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Tickets for summer opening of Noordeinde Palace sold out in a day

Noordeinde Palace in The Hague is opening its doors again this year, and the tickets for the summer opening of the Palace have sold out in a day. Visitors can also purchase a separate ticket for the stables, of which a few were still available. Noordeinde Palace is the working palace of King Willem-Alexander, and it has a long history. It began life as a medieval farmhouse in 1533 and was…
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