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The Royal Report for Sunday September 18, 2011 – Royal Baby Watch – September edition

Posted by Marilyn on September 18, 2011

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday September 18, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: Five months in and still no news of a royal baby for William and Catherine. Should they be pregnant by now or are we being impatient?

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The Royal Report for Sunday May 15, 2011 – Royal Wedding Dress designers

Posted by Marilyn on May 15, 2011

What do Norman Hartnell, David and Elizabeth Emmanuel, Lindka Cierach, Molyneux, Mainbocher, and Mme Handley Seymour have in common? All of them designed memorable royal wedding dresses. Sarah Burton from the House of Alexander McQueen has just joined those illustrious ranks.

On this episode, a look back at royal wedding dress designers

Listen to the episode here: Royal Wedding Dress Designers

Publications discussed

Hello! Canada No 217 – Royal Wedding Photo Album

The Illustrated Royal Weddings – Souvenir Issue

From My Royal Collection

Queen Elizabeth II – A Photographic Portrait by Philip Ziegler

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday May 22, 2011 at 9:00PM ET (North America)

The topic will be: Since Catherine’s wedding, her siblings Pippa and James have come under increasing media scrutiny. Do they deserve privacy?

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The Royal Report for Sunday April 11, 2011 – Royal Wedding Traditions

Posted by Marilyn on April 9, 2011

British Royal Weddings are steeped in tradition, some going back to Queen Victoria’s time. One such tradition is the bride arriving at her wedding by the Glass Coach. Bride-to-be Kate Middleton has decided to arrive by car instead. How many more royal traditions are there for her to break?  Find out on this episode.

The Royal Report – Royal Wedding Traditions

Publications discussed

Hello! Canada Weekly No 213 11 April 2011

Doomed Queens: Royal Women Who Met Bad Ends, From Cleopatra to Princess Di

From My Royal Collection

Royal Weddings – A Very Peculiar History(Cherished Library)

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday April 17, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

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

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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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