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The King's Speech - delivered by his devoted daughter

In the end, the Queen didn’t just follow in her father’s footsteps – she gave the floor to him. As people across Britain settled down to watch Elizabeth II mark 75 years since VE Day, they didn’t see their Monarch but the man who went before. The special broadcast to mark this historic moment was very much the King’s Speech, interpreted by his devoted daughter. We…
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Five reasons why The Queen will NOT abdicate

The Prince of Wales is clearly ready and primed to step up his duties as The Queen reduces her own. For all of his life, Prince Charles has been preparing for the role that he will one day fulfil, though not just yet. To completely dispel any idea that abdication is the word on The Queen’s lips at the moment, here are five reasons why Her Majesty won’t abdicate. 1. ‘I DECLARE BEFORE YOU…
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Will we ever see The Queen return to carrying out official engagements?

Social distancing measures will be in place for many months, perhaps even for a couple of years, meaning everyday life will remain disrupted for the foreseeable future. In April, The Queen celebrated her 94th birthday – a moment which some royal commentators have mooted may be her last before retirement. It has been widely reported in the media that the monarch could make her eldest son…
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The Queen spends her 94th birthday with Prince Philip in isolation at Windsor Castle

The Queen’s 94th birthday is proving to be very different from others. Her Majesty is spending the day in isolation at the ancient royal seat of Windsor with only her husband of 72 years, the Duke of Edinburgh, for company. The Queen has been isolating at Windsor with Prince Philip since the middle of March because of coronavirus pandemic. It is expected that the Royal Family will…
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