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How Trooping the Colour Got a Socially Distanced Update

It wasn’t quite the Mall in London, but the Queen managed to celebrate her 94th birthday on Saturday despite the coronavirus lockdown. With Her Majesty and the government’s blessing, Buckingham Palace organized a military ceremony in the Quadrangle of Windsor Castle to mark the Queen’s official birthday.The monarch has two…
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June 13, 2020
The Queen

Queen: Why does the monarch have two birthdays?

Today, Saturday 13 June, marks Queen Elizabeth II‘s “official” birthday. While the Queen receives plenty of messages of goodwill from well-wishers across the globe, for some, her birthday can be a source of confusion. This is due to the fact that the monarch’s birthday is celebrated on her actual date…
bubmag
June 13, 2020
The Queen

Prince Philip is remembered as a ‘people’s person’ by royal experts

Prince Philip would have 'whole crowds of women' in 'raucous laughter' during engagements and is a 'people person', Queen's former press secretary reveals on the Duke's 99th birthdayThe Queen's, 94, husband Prince Philip is celebrating his 99th birthday todayCouple are spending day celebrating at Windsor Castle, where they are isolating Royal…
bubmag
June 10, 2020
The Queen

Prince Philip, patriarch of the British royals, quietly turns 99

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth for more than seven decades, celebrates his 99th birthday on Wednesday, although there will be little public fanfare to mark the occasion. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, poses in the quadrangle of Windsor…
bubmag
June 9, 2020