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Archive for March, 2011

The Royal Report for Sunday March 27, 2011 – Does Prince William & Kate Middleton’s marriage have a chance of being successful?

Posted by Marilyn on March 26, 2011

With the well documented marital history of the House of Windsor, does Prince William and Kate Middleton’s marriage have a chance of being successful?

Also on this episode: Did a Walmart cashier actually come up with the topic for this episode? Do Britons actually want Charles to be king instead of William? Will Kate bring down the monarchy if she doesn’t vow to obey William?

Find out on this episode:

Does Prince William & Kate Middleton’s marriage have a chance of being successful?

Publications discussed:

Hello! Canada Weekly No 211 28 March 2011 – Hottest Royal Bachelors Issue

Vanity Fair – April 2011 – Meet the Parents by Katie Nicholl

From My Royal Collection

Their Royal Highnesses the Duke & Duchess of York by Christopher Warwick and Valerie Garner

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday April 3, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America).

The topic will be: A look at Royal Marriages that have lasted an endured

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The Royal Report for Sunday March 20, 2011 – Royal Focus: Buckingham Palace

Posted by Marilyn on March 19, 2011

One of the most famous landmarks in the world, Buckingham Palace is the Queen’s official London residence. Did you know that the palace has 775 rooms? Or that it has its own cinema, post office and chapel? Come behind the gates and learn more about Buckingham palace on this episode.

You can listen to the episode here:

Royal Focus: Buckingham Palace

Publications mentioned

Hello! Canada Weekly No 210 21 March 2011

Website mentioned

The Official site for The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton

From My Royal Collection

Buckingham Palace The Palace And Its Royal Residents In Photgraphs

Resources used to research this episode

The Official Website of the British Monarchy – Royal Residences – Buckingham Palace

The Royal Encyclopedia

Buckingham Palace: The Place and the People

Inside Buckingham Palace/the Private World of the Royal Family

Crown and Country: A Personal Guide to Royal London

Tune in live to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday March 27, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: With the well documented marital history of the House of Windsor, does Prince William and Kate Middleton’s marriage stand a chance of being successful?

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The Royal Wedding Report for Sunday March 13, 2011

Posted by Marilyn on March 13, 2011

Which royal could become the next star in a reasonably priced car? Should Kate get a nose job? Want to join the royal wedding tat army?

Find out on this episode:

The Royal Wedding Report – March edition

Publications discussed

Hello! Canada Weekly No 209 14 March 2011

Entertainment Weekly #1144 March 4, 2011

Majesty Magazine Vol 32 No 2

People Magazine March 7, 2011

From My Royal Collection

Making of a Queen by Linda Doeser

Television show mentioned

Top Gear UK

Blogs and Websites mentioned

Royal Wedding Tat

The Alternative Royal Wedding Invite

Million Wishes Wedding

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday March 20, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America).

The topic will be: Royal Focus: Buckingham Palace

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The Royal Report for Sunday March 6, 2011 – The Royals and the movies

Posted by Marilyn on March 6, 2011

Does Princess Anne need to have work done? What does Prince William have in common with Sarah Ferguson? Which actress was nominated twice for the same role? What movie does Princess Beatrice have a cameo in?

Find out on this episode:

The Royals & the movies

Publications mentioned

Hello! Canada Weekly No 208 7 March 2011

From My Royal Collection

Life: Remembering Grace (Great Photographers Series)

Resources used to research this episode

Epinions: The 10 Best Royalty Movies

Only Good Movies Blog – Good movie featuring Royals

Unofficial Royalty Pages: British Kings and Queen’s – A Royal Filmography

Movie Maniacs – Royals Behaving Badly

The Royal  Forums: Royalty (Fictional & Real) in Fictional Movies

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday March 13, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: The Royal Wedding Report – March edition

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The Royal Report for Tuesday March 1, 2011 – Royal Focus: Windsor Castle

Posted by Marilyn on March 2, 2011

How many royal wedding apps do you need to track the big day? Should we tweet about Kate Middleton’s hips? Will Kate take Camilla’s advice? How much did William the Conqueror pay to rent the site of Windsor Castle? When did Windsor Castle become a royal residence?
Find out by listening to this episode

Royal Focus: Windsor Castle

Publications discussed

Hello! Canada Weekly No 207 28 February 2011

Royal Wedding Apps

WeeMee Royal Wedding Countdown timer

Exhibition mentioned

Prince Philip – Celebrating ninety years

From My Royal Collection

Charles, Prince of Wales: A Birthday Souvenir Album (Royal Collection)

Resources used to research this episode:

The Royal Encyclopaedia

Royal Palaces of Europe by Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd

Official Site of the British Monarchy – Windsor Castle

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday March 6, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: The Royals and the movies

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