Diamond Jubilee

Video: Joey the War Horse performs for the Royal Barge

June 4, 2012

On a day of dramatic riverfront tributes to Queen Elizabeth II, the National Theatre played its part. Click the photo to see what made the horse-mad family on the Royal Barge so happy! It’s not the first time that horse and the Cambridges have been together…. Curious about those garlands of roses on the Royal […]

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Video: Glancing back at the Coronation, and the Silver and Golden Jubilees

June 2, 2012

Step into the royal time machine and go back to each of the milestone celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II. Click on the image above to watch a short video from The Royal Channel. This Diamond Jubilee of 60 years is an especially good moment to say God Save the Queen!¬† If you’d like to send […]

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Queen Elizabeth’s royal card trick

January 2, 2012

A tip of the tiara to the Victoria & Albert Museum and their clever souvenirs of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee. The museum staff went way beyond commemorative china when they stocked¬†the gift shop in preparation for the exhibit of Cecil Beaton photos of Her Majesty. The playing cards are covered with Beaton’s images of The […]

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