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Archive for April, 2010

The Royal Report for Sunday April 25, 2010 – The Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth II

Posted by Marilyn on April 25, 2010

On this episode: In honor of The Queen’s 84th birthday, a look back at her life and times – Part One.

You can listen to the episode here.

Publications mentioned

Hello! Canada Weekly No 170 26 April 2010

From My Royal Collection

Settling Down by James Whitaker

Websites mentioned

World of Royalty

Resources used to research this episode

The Official Site of the British Monarchy

The Little Princesses: The Story of the Queen’s Childhood by her Nanny, Marion Crawford

Royal Children by Nicholas Courtney

Queen Elizabeth II: A Birthday Souvenir Album (Royal Collection)

Princess to Queen by Catrine Clay

Philip and Elizabeth: Portrait of a Royal Marriage by Gyles Brandreth

Her Majesty The Queen by Hugh Montgomery Massingberd

The Queen: A Biography of Elizabeth II by Ben Pimlott

Tune in live to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday May 2, 2010 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: The Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth II – Part Two

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The Royal Report for Sunday April 18, 2010 – Royal Weddings

Posted by Marilyn on April 17, 2010

Royal weddings have been held in many different venues. Traditionally they are held at Westminster Abbey. Should Prince William and Kate Middleton get married, where is their royal wedding likely to be held?

Find out on this episode!

Publications mentioned

Hello! Canada Weekly No 169 19 April 2010

From My Royal Collection

Theirs is the Kingdom: The Wealth of British Royal Family by Andrew Morton

Resources used to research this episode

Two Centuries of Royal Weddings by Christofer Warwick

Britain’s Royal Brides by Josy Argy and Wendy Riches

Weddings in Westminster Abbey

Weddings in St George’s Chapel Windsor

Tune in LIVE to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday April 25, 2010 at 9:00PM EST

The topic will be: In honor of the Queen’s 84th birthday on April 21, 2010. A look back at her life and times.

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The Royal Report for Sunday April 11, 2010 – Crown Jewels

Posted by Marilyn on April 11, 2010

The Crown Jewels have an illustrious history dating back centuries.

Learn about them on this episode.

Articles discussed

Vanity Fair – Grace Kelly’s Forever Look by Laura Jacobs

Blog mentioned

The Royal Report

From My Royal Collection

The Royal 100 A who’s who of the first 100 people in line of succession to the British throne by Alan Hamilton

Resources used to research this episode

Official Site of the British Monarchy – The Crown Jewels

Historic Royal Palaces – The Tower of London

The Royal Jewels by Suzy Menke

The Queen’s Jewels – The Personal Collection of HM The Queen by Leslie Field

Coronation: From the 8th to the 21st Century by Roy Strong

Royal Treasures: A Golden Jubilee Celebration by Jane Roberts

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday April 18th, 2010 at 9:00PM EST.

The topic will be: Royal Weddings

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