6 Reasons the Queen Is More Fun Than You Think She Is
We all love the Queen, pretty much. But she does have a kind of austere reputation... duty & tradition & all that. Remember the opening of the Olympics in London? She came out looking all grim, & everyone kept saying "Why can't she just smile?" To which I said -- Her Majesty the Queen of England just invited James Bond into Buckingham Palace, & then allowed a stunt double dressed like her to be flung from a helicopter while the whole world watched. She doesn't have to smile, she just proved…
The Queen Mother (then the Duchess of York) with her husband King George VI (then Duke of York) at the christening of their first child Elizabeth, later Queen Elizabeth II - UK - 1 May 1926
A rare peek inside the Queen’s holiday photo album
The vintage photos taken from the Daily Mail archives include a shot of the Duke of Edinburgh pushing a young Charles and Anne on the swing.
1948 from Queen Elizabeth II's Royal Style Through the Years
Princess Elizabeth joined her father King George VI at the Derby at Epsom wearing a skirt suit, fascinator and ankle-strap pumps.
Changing greasy tyres, knitting socks and the making of a very modest Monarch: How a singular lack of ego became the secret of the Queen's greatness
In a major re-assessment of the Queen, an eminent royal author examines her formative years and how a down-to-earth childhood prepared her for 60 glorious years on the throne.
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Hi, I'm Rhian! This blog will be about The Royal Family from around 1930, onwards. Will mainly focus on 'We four' but shall include various things on other members, past and present.Ask Me
proeftijdelijk: “1948-05-01 - saterday- the illustrated london news ” George VI King of the United Kingdom with his wife Queen Elizabeth nee Lady of Bowes-Lyon (Parents of the current Queen Elizabeth...
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect bomb damage to Buckingham...
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect bomb damage to Buckingham Palace following German Luftwaffe air raids over London during The Blitz and Battle of Britain in World War II on 10th September...