Category Archives: Prince Philip

Queen Elizabeth Celebrates 50 Years of the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust

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The Queen and Prince Philip hosted the 50th Winston Churchill Memorial Trust reception at Buckingham Palace tonight.┬áPer an article in the Telegraph, the trust was “set up in 1965 as Sir Winston Churchill’s living legacy to help give people the opportunity to travel overseas to study areas of topical and personal interests”. See more here.

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BRF Attends Service for Families of Men and Women Killed in Afghanistan at St. Paul’s

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Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip leave St. Paul’s on Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, and Countess of Wessex leaving St. Paul's on Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, and Countess of Wessex leaving St. Paul’s on Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry at St. Paul's, Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry at St. Paul’s, Friday, 3/13/15

Prince Harry and Duchess of Cambridge, Friday, 3/13/15

Prince Harry and Duchess of Cambridge, Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, Friday, 3/13/15

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, Friday, 3/13/15

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall at St. Paul's, Friday, 3/13/15

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall at St. Paul’s, Friday, 3/13/15

For more details and photos see the Daily Mail

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Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Slated to Go to Malta in November

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According to the Times of Malta, Queen Elizabeth along with Prince Philip, Prince Charles, and the Duchess of Cornwall will head to Malta in November for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). CHOGM will be held November 27-29. This will surely be a special visit for Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip as this is the country that they called home early on in their marriage from 1949-1951.

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Celebrations Begin at Sandringham!

The Queen and Prince Philip greeted well-wishers as they arrived for a Sunday church service at St. Mary Magdalene in Sandringham village. As mentioned in an earlier post, other members of the royal family will begin arriving this week.

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The Queen and Duke Edinburgh Arrive at Sandringham for Christmas

 

 

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh have arrived in Sandringham for the Christmas holiday. They surprised passengers and took the 10:44 train from London’s King Cross to Kings Lynn. All of the other senior royals, including the Cambridges, are expected to join the monarch in the next few days.

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November 20, 1947: Wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten

Sixty-six years ago today, Princess Elizabeth, now known as Queen Elizabeth, married Philip Mountbatten, now Prince Philip and the Duke of Edinburgh. The Queen was 21 years old and the Duke of Edinburgh was 26 when they exchanged vows at Westminster Abbey in 1947.

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Remembrance Sunday

Daily Mail: "Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh (left) pay their respects during ceremonies marking Remembrance Sunday in Central London"

Daily Mail: “Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh (left) pay their respects during ceremonies marking Remembrance Sunday in Central London”

Daily Mail: "The Queen stood as the crowds gathered and observed a moment of quiet contemplation as Big Ben struck 11am"

Daily Mail: “The Queen stood as the crowds gathered and observed a moment of quiet contemplation as Big Ben struck 11am”

Daily Mail: "The Queen (left) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (front right) arrive at the Cenotaph in Central London, ahead of Prince Harry (top)"

Daily Mail: “The Queen (left) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (front right) arrive at the Cenotaph in Central London, ahead of Prince Harry (top)”

Daily Mail: "Princess Anne, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh attend the Remembrance Sunday commemorations"

Daily Mail: “Princess Anne, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh attend the Remembrance Sunday commemorations”

Daily Mail: "Three Princes: Philip (left) is joined in laying a wreath on Whitehall in Central London by William (centre) and Harry (right)"

Daily Mail: “Three Princes: Philip (left) is joined in laying a wreath on Whitehall in Central London by William (centre) and Harry (right)”

Daily Mail: "The Duchess of Cambridge (centre), Sophie, Countess of Wessex (left) and Timothy Laurence (right) attend the commemorations"

Daily Mail: “The Duchess of Cambridge (centre), Sophie, Countess of Wessex (left) and Timothy Laurence (right) attend the commemorations”

Daily Mail: "The Duchess of Cambridge (right) smiles as she stands with the Countess of Wessex, on a balcony overlooking Whitehall's Cenotaph in Central London"

Daily Mail: “The Duchess of Cambridge (right) smiles as she stands with the Countess of Wessex, on a balcony overlooking Whitehall’s Cenotaph in Central London”

Daily Mail: The Duchess of Cambridge (right) plays with her hair as stands with Sophie, Countess of Wessex, on a balcony overlooking Whitehall's Cenotaph"

Daily Mail: The Duchess of Cambridge (right) plays with her hair as stands with Sophie, Countess of Wessex, on a balcony overlooking Whitehall’s Cenotaph”

Daily Mail: "Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watches on while her husband Prince William lays a wreath at the Cenotaph"

Daily Mail: “Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watches on while her husband Prince William lays a wreath at the Cenotaph”

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