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Duke of York to mark 300th anniversary of 'Personal Union'

<![CDATA[At a request by Her Majesty’s Government, the Duke of York will visit Germany on the 3rd and 4th June as part of the celebrations to mark the 300th anniversary of the ‘Personal Union’ between Britain and Hanover. This year, British Ambassador Simon McDonald will relocate the traditional Embassy Garden Party in honour of Queen Elizabeth II’s official birthday…
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Princess Beatrice: "Dyslexia is an opportunity"

<![CDATA[Last week, Princess Beatrice visited the Globe Academy in Southwark and the Bolingbroke Academy near Clapham Junction, to see how dyslexic students are supported by the Drive for Literacy Programme. The programme is an initiative to develop reading and writing…
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Princess Eugenie reopens RNOH unit where she had surgery as a child

<![CDATA[ Princess Eugenie of York, Patron of the RNOH Charity’s Redevelopment Appeal, visited the hospital on Wednesday to formally open its new state-of-the-art Children’s High Dependency Unit. “It’s wonderful to come back and see the new Unit, and the fantastic work the RNOH Charity has done,” The Princess commented via The Duke of York’s Twitter. In 2002, The…
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Prince Andrew Says The Royal Family Are All "Early Adopters" Of Modern Technology

Prince Andrew, the Queen’s 2nd son explains how the Royal Family use technology and how Buckingham Palace has its own ‘IT Department’. As well as the Royal Family being members of what he calls ‘The Early Adoption Gang’, saying members of the Royal Family ‘tend to be the early adopters of new technology’. The Duke of York also says that, “iPads are…
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Princess Beatrice And Eugenie To Be UK Trade Ambassadors In Germany

Royal sources have reported today that Their Royal Highnesses Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie Of York are to represent the UK in Germany as trade ambassadors on a year-long promotion. On Thursday, The Queen’s granddaughters will kick off their tour by driving a Mini [car] from Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to the British Embassy in the city. They will continue their first joint overseas…
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