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Rare Kew Gardens 50p coins and others to be auctioned by Royal Mint

Rare Kew Gardens 50p coins and others to be auctioned by Royal Mint Rare Kew Gardens 50p coins and others to be auctioned by Royal Mint The Royal Mint is offering coin collectors the chance to own rare “trial pieces”. Featuring designs such as the coveted Kew Gardens 50p and the Three Graces – a collection that sold out in …

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Frozen review, Theatre Royal Drury Lane: An immaculately executed theme park ride of a musical

Frozen review, Theatre Royal Drury Lane: An immaculately executed theme park ride of a musical Frozen review, Theatre Royal Drury Lane: An immaculately executed theme park ride of a musical Summer may have only just ended, but winter is undoubtedly here. Frozen, the global juggernaut and cultural phenomenon, has made its long-awaited West End debut in a show of such …

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Colonial-Era Royal Carriage Stirs Up Modern Backlash in Netherlands

Colonial-Era Royal Carriage Stirs Up Modern Backlash in Netherlands

Colonial-Era Royal Carriage Stirs Up Modern Backlash in Netherlands Colonial-Era Royal Carriage Stirs Up Modern Backlash in Netherlands AMSTERDAM — In 1896, the city of Amsterdam decided to build Queen Wilhelmina a very special gift: a carriage covered in gold. The “Golden Coach” was designed to represent the entire kingdom and its resources, with leather from Brabant, cushions filled with …

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Winnie-the-Pooh collectable 50p coin unveiled by Royal Mint

Winnie-the-Pooh collectable 50p coin unveiled by Royal Mint Winnie-the-Pooh collectable 50p coin unveiled by Royal Mint A new 50p collectable coin featuring Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends has been unveiled by the Royal Mint The commemorative design features Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, Owl Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Kanga and Roo. The Mint released the first three designs in the Winnie-the-Pooh and Friends collection …

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A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s

A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s

A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s A British Open Comeback: A Two-Year Wait Ends at Royal St. George’s SANDWICH, England — Just ahead of the British Open at Royal St. George’s Golf Club, Edward Kitson walked briskly through the dunes on Wednesday night, making his way to the clubhouse and thinking back to last …

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Royal Yacht or Fishing Trawler? Either Way, Even the Royal Family Isn’t Interested.

Royal Yacht or Fishing Trawler? Either Way, Even the Royal Family Isn’t Interested.

Royal Yacht or Fishing Trawler? Either Way, Even the Royal Family Isn’t Interested. Royal Yacht or Fishing Trawler? Either Way, Even the Royal Family Isn’t Interested. In truth, Britain has done just fine without the Britannia. While Queen Elizabeth II famously wiped away a tear when she attended the yacht’s decommissioning ceremony, the royal family has been resolutely silent about …

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A Royal Drama Unfolds in Court, But Prince at the Center of It Is Absent

A Royal Drama Unfolds in Court, But Prince at the Center of It Is Absent

A Royal Drama Unfolds in Court, But Prince at the Center of It Is Absent A Royal Drama Unfolds in Court, But Prince at the Center of It Is Absent AMMAN, Jordan — In a shabby state security court on the outskirts of the Jordanian capital, a highly unusual trial is unfolding that provides a rare glimpse into the kingdom’s …

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Royal Mint 50p coin celebrates Team GB ahead of Tokyo Olympic Games

Royal Mint 50p coin celebrates Team GB ahead of Tokyo Olympic Games Royal Mint 50p coin celebrates Team GB ahead of Tokyo Olympic Games An official Team GB commemorative 50p coin honouring Britain’s competitors in the Olympic Games has been launched. The coin is available from the Royal Mint in gold, silver, brilliant uncirculated and colour printed versions as the …

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Royal expert claims Biden broke etiquette rules by wearing sunglasses to meet the Queen

Royal expert claims Biden broke etiquette rules by wearing sunglasses to meet the Queen

Royal expert claims Biden broke etiquette rules by wearing sunglasses to meet the Queen Royal expert claims Biden broke etiquette rules by wearing sunglasses to meet the Queen President Joe Biden’s decision to leave his sunglasses on during his meeting with the Queen on Sunday was a “breach of protocol”, according to a former member of palace staff. Mr Biden …

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Prince Harry Shares ‘Pain and Suffering’ of Growing Up in Royal Family

Prince Harry Shares ‘Pain and Suffering’ of Growing Up in Royal Family

Prince Harry Shares ‘Pain and Suffering’ of Growing Up in Royal Family Prince Harry Shares ‘Pain and Suffering’ of Growing Up in Royal Family “I’m going to be vulnerable,” he said about sharing details on his mental health. “If I get attacked for it, let’s see who’s attacking me.” In the interview with Ms. Winfrey in March, Meghan also shared …

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