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Christmas Trees go up at British royal residences

The British royal residences are beginning to look a lot like Christmas: the Christmas trees have gone up at Buckingham Palace, Clarence House, and Kensington Palace as the royals prepared to celebrate the holiday season. The Royal Family Twitter account posted a time-lapse video last week of garland and three Christmas trees going up in the Marble Hall at Buckingham Palace. The Palace notes that…
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The Queen is mourning the loss of her corgi Whisper

It has been reported that Her Majesty The Queen has lost another corgi, Whisper, whom she took in last year following the death of Whisper’s master, ex-Sandringham gamekeeper Bill Fenwick. Bill’s wife, Nancy, who passed away three years ago, was the keeper of the Queen’s corgis and The Queen ‘couldn’t resist’ taking in the couple’s beloved dog. According to the Daily Mail…
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New footage of a young Queen Elizabeth aired on Countryfile

British television programme Countryfile aired a special royal edition last night which focused on The Queen’s Sandringham estate in Norfolk, exploring how it is run and letting slip secrets about the monarch’s time there as a child. It is one of three special episodes going behind the scenes of three different estates of the monarch – Windsor, Sandringham and Balmoral – and showcasing her…
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Windsor is "99.9%" ready for the Royal Wedding

One week today in Windsor, and the wedding day will be here. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will tie the knot in St George’s Chapel – part of the oldest inhabited castle in the world. We are told that Windsor is 99.9% ready for the event, as the world’s media begin to pour into this historic town with the River Thames flowing through. The Castle itself a focal point towering up in the town…
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