‘The Coronation’: A BBC Documentary

Here is the BBC documentary entitled, The Coronation.  The program recounts the “… events of Coronation Day, June 2, 1953. The program also focuses in the months of meticulous planning beforehand.  What took place behind the scenes is told using diaries, letters, official records, and government papers, together with much rare evocative archive…”

Click here to watch the documentary. 

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Royal News Regarding His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh and His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales. (VIDEO)

His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales speaks about the Paralympic Torch Relay.  Also, here is a good article from the Guardian newspaper regarding the prince and his ancestors.

And, finally, it was announced that His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh will not attend the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London on August 29, 2012.  Click here for more information from the Telegraph newspaper.

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His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain Visits the Centro de Emergencias 112 de la Comunidad de Madrid

On Thursday, August 23, 2012, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain visited the Centro de Emergencias 112 de la Comunidad de Madrid in Pozuelo de Alarcón.

The purpose of His Majesty’s visit was to “… learn first hand the operation of emergency services and the work performed… “ at the facility. His Majesty was accompanied the Minister of the Interior, Mr. Jorge Fernández Díaz, the Delegate of the Government in Madrid, Ms. Cristina Cifuentes, and the Mayor of Pozuelo de Alarcón, Ms. Paloma Adrados to name a few.

Also during his visit the old king along with his delegation toured the massive emergency facility as well as mingled with employees.

Photo courtesy of Casa de Su Majestad el Rey

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Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends the Closing of the 6th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference.

On Friday, August 24, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was in Den Haag to attend the closing of the 6th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference (EAFS2012) held at the Haagse Hogeschool.

According to RVD, EAFS2012 brings together “… forensic scientists from around the world to meet, exchange knowledge and experiences around topical themes.”  Participants attend various lectures, workshops, demonstrations and more.

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Some Chick Who Partied with His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales Sold the Photos of the Naked Prince to TMZ. Uh, Dur!!

And, the saga continues for His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales.  It seems the photos taken of the naked red-headed prince, whilst playing strip pool in his VIP suite at the Wynn Hotel in Vegas, was shot by one of the women invited to play with the prince and his friends in their suite.

According to the Telegraph newspaper, one of the men accompanying Prince Harry on his epic trip to Vegas was Mr. Arthur Landon.

In an interview, Mr. Landon states that the woman who was invited to the party in the hotel suite had “…abused the Prince’s hospitality…”    Well, duh.

Interestingly enough the Telegraph newspaper also got ahold of Mr. Landon’s photos which he posted on his Facebook page.  One of the photos shows his suitcase neatly packed with a purple bong and gas mask inside.

Now, I don’t have to tell you want the gas mask is for, right?

Didn’t think so.

Click here to read the entire article. 

And with that… I believe now is a good time to add one of my favorite Bob Marley songs in honor of  Mr. Pakalolo lover, Arthur Landon.

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His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales: Partying in a Pool at 3am. Plus, Other News. (VIDEOS)

Well, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales is back in lovely old England this afternoon after having an epic time in Vegas for the past several days.

Anyway, during his time in Sin City the prince  — as you know by now — hung out with Olympic gold medalist, Ryan Lochte.  One night the duo decided to attend a pool party at 3am with several thousands of their closest friends.

So… yeah… not much else to say except click here to read more about Prince Harry’s adventures as well as to watch a video. 

Meanwhile, CNN, recently discussed the “… media’s reaction in Britain …” regarding the infamous photos of the prince in birthday suit.  Click here to watch the video. 

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His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales: Having a Blast in Vegas!!

Ah, Vegas… a place where anything and everything happens!  Recently, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales spent the weekend in the fun city with friends as well as with American swimmer, Ryan Lochte (the prince attended his birthday bash whilst in Vegas).

Anywho, the infamous American gossip site, TMZ, obtained some photos of good time Harry partying in his suite at the Wynn Hotel with a, well, let’s just say a lady sans clothing.

Now, I am sure more fun adventures happened for the awesome red-headed prince whilst in Vegas… perhaps a trip to the Spearmint Rhino… Lol!   🙂   But, we will never know because as they say, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas!” , well… except for the photos below.



Click here to read an article as well as to view photos of Harry’s wild weekend. 

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Random Royal News Regarding the Princely Family of Monaco.

It was recently announced that His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco will attend the 2012 Blue Ocean Film Festival in Monterey, California.  During the six-day festival the sovereign prince will participate in “… two panels, including a keynote panel of global ocean leaders, as part of BLUE’s Conservation Summit.” 

Other attendees include Dr. Sylvia Earle, Ms. Celine Cousteau and Dr. Greg Stone to name a few.  On September 27, the sovereign prince will give the keynote address and will participate in the discussion regarding “… the summary of findings from the scientists of the Ocean in a High CO2 World Symposium…”

Meanwhile, the upcoming movie, Grace of Monaco, begins shooting in Monaco beginning in September.  The film, directed by Mr. Olivier Dahan, stars Ms. Nicole Kidman and Mr. Tim Roth.

And, finally, there is a new exhibition tribute to the late Princess Grace entitled, Grace: A Symbol of Change.  According to the official website for this unique three-day tribute it will be an “… opportunity to recognize Princess Grace’s inspiring legacy in the main three roles of her life, and [to] celebrate her exemplary contribution to positive change.”

For more information please visit the official website of Grace: A Symbol of Change here. 

Oh!  One more thing! Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco were at Lac de Paladru in France over the weekend just chilling and having a good time with friends.  And, well, that is just about it.


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Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends a Concert.

On Monday, August 20, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam to attend the European Youth Orchestra (EYO) concert.

According to RVD, the EYO was founded in “… 1978 to promote cultural cooperation, unity and friendship among young European.  The EYO offers young talented musicians the chance to work with famous conductors…”  

This evening concert was conducted by Mr. Gianandrea Noseda with guest soloist, Mr. Garrick Ohlsson.

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His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Leaves the Hospital. (VIDEOS)

On Monday, August 20, 2012, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was released from the  Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Scotland.  The 91-year-old duke was admitted to the hospital last Wednesday as a “…precautionary measure after a recurrence of a bladder infection…” according to the Deputy Press Secretary to Her Majesty The Queen.

Click here and here to watch videos as well as to read an article from the Telegraph newspaper.


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