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October 10, 2015, 04:43:30 PM by snokitty
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The Royal Association: Princess Anne ? Scottish Rugby Union
In their roles as the leaders of the nation, the members of the Royal Family are involved with some charities across the UK. Since the 18th century, the Royal Family have been associated with the charities of their choice. Between them, they currently hold 3,000 patronages of charitable organisations....
October 10, 2015, 01:33:36 PM by snokitty
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Monarchy Rules: a look at James II
James was not born to be a King. He was the third, but second surviving son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, born on 14 October 1633. Though he was styled as Duke of York from birth, he was not formally created so until 1643. His father was executed on 30 January 1649 but by then James had already fled to The Hague. James later followed his brother Charl...
October 10, 2015, 01:32:00 PM by snokitty
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All The Queen?s men: The Coldstream Guards
The origin of The Coldstream Guards lies in the English Civil War when Oliver Cromwell gave Colonel George Monck permission to form his regiment as part of the New Model Army. Monck took men from the regiments of George Fenwick and Sir Arthur Haselrig, five companies each, and on 23rd August 1650, formed Monck’s Regiment of Foot at Coldstream. Les...
October 10, 2015, 01:19:37 PM by snokitty
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Mary of Waltham, the tragic teenage royal bride
On this day, in 1344, a little girl was born to a famous king and queen. She entered the expected role of a royal daughter from birth as her future husband, an important political ally, was already living in the regal nursery she would call home. This royal baby spent her life preparing to marry and make an alliance that would strengthe...