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Bayeaux Tapestry Now Online!!!

Think of it as an early graphic novel, replete with action. . .  portents . . . slightly kooky characters. . . a dead (defunctus est) king and the English kingdom in dispute. Duke Harold believes that he is the inheritor of the kingdom...  Meanwhile, across the channel, William, Duke of Normandy, says he is the rightful heir (it's a long, complicated story and, remember, it was the winners who commissioned the tapestry.) William is building a navy . . . Tre...
Tags: Gardening, France, Normandy, William, Vikings, Harold, William Duke, Vicki Lane, Normans, Duke Harold, Seuss William


Scientists are puzzling over one crucial number as they evaluate the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine

Oxford-AstraZeneca's vaccine could be given at half-dose initially. VINCENZO PINTO/AFP via Getty Images The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine candidate is 70% effective, on average, according to a press release published on Monday. The vaccine is given as two shots. Efficacy increased to 90% in a smaller group of volunteers who received a half dose in the first shot, then a full dose in the second shot. Experts including Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Inf...
Tags: UK, US, Trends, Britain, South Africa, Oxford, Cambridge, Astrazeneca, Pfizer, University of Oxford, Pascal Soriot, Anthony Fauci, Sarah Gilbert, Gilbert, Fauci, Pollard


New to Stream: Acorn TV’s November 2020 Lineup

New to Stream: Acorn TV’s November 2020 Lineup Acorn TV has announced its upcoming lineup for the month of November, including the premieres of the Irish drama The South Westerlies starring Orla Brady (AHS: 1984, Into the Badlands), and Patrick Bergin (Sleeping with the Enemy, Patriot Games) and the contemporary French family drama Réunions. You can check out the full lineup below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefr...
Tags: UK, TV, London, Movies, Australia, Bbc, Ireland, Sydney, Yorkshire, Cambridge, TV News, Prince Charles, BAFTA, Cornwall, Streaming, Jeremy


Prince William has been secretly volunteering for a mental crisis hotline

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, revealed he has secretly been volunteering to assist people struggling with mental health issues during the coronavirus lockdown.
Tags: News, Cambridge, Stories, William, William Duke


Margot Robbie Worked in a Prince Harry Joke at the 2020 BAFTA Awards and Here’s Kate Middleton and Prince William’s Giggly Reaction

It’s not every day that you get a chance to make a royals joke in front of some of the royals themselves, but thanks to Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie found herself in the position to do just that at the 2020 BAFTAs. Robbie took the stage at Sunday’s awards show to accept the mask for Best Supporting Actor on Behalf of her Once Upon a Time in Hollywood costar — who couldn’t be there due to “family obligations” — and delivered Pitt’s speech for him. In typical Pitt fashion, the speech opened with ...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Uncategorized, Awards, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Royals, States, William, North America, Sussex, Pitt, Catherine Duchess, Robbie, William Duke, Onetime


Margot Robbie Worked in a Prince Harry Joke at the 2020 BAFTA Awards and Here’s Kate and William’s Giggly Reaction

It’s not every day that you get a chance to make a royals joke in front of some of the royals themselves, but thanks to Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie found herself in the position to do just that at the 2020 BAFTAs. Robbie took the stage at Sunday’s awards show to accept the mask for Best Supporting Actor on Behalf of her Once Upon a Time in Hollywood costar — who couldn’t be there due to “family obligations” — and delivered Pitt’s speech for him. In typical Pitt fashion, the speech opened with ...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Uncategorized, Awards, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Royals, States, Kate, William, North America, Sussex, Pitt, Catherine Duchess, Robbie, William Duke


‘Entirely Supportive.’ The Queen Breaks Silence About Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Decision to Scale Back Royal Role

Queen Elizabeth II has officially responded to Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex announcing that they are stepping back as “senior members” of Britain’s royal family. On Monday, the Queen released a statement in which she gave Harry and Meghan her blessing to scale back their royal role. In the wake of the Queen convening a meeting of all four royal households (those of her own; Prince Charles, Prince of Wales; Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry) to come ...
Tags: News, Wales, Uncategorized, Canada, Britain, Cambridge, Royals, Buckingham Palace, Harry, Sussex, Elizabeth Ii, Meghan, MEGHAN MARKLE, William Duke, Onetime, Meghan Duchess


How Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Might Become Financially Independent of the Royal Family

Questions abound over how Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex will achieve financial independence in the wake of their announcement that they plan to step back as “senior members” of Britain’s royal family. In a statement shared on their official Instagram page Wednesday, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex said that, as they transition away from their role as “senior” royals, they plan to “work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majes...
Tags: London, News, Wales, Uncategorized, Britain, United Kingdom, Cambridge, Cornwall, Royals, Diana, Buckingham Palace, Harry, Royal Family, Charles, William, Prince


How the Royal Family Celebrated Christmas 2019

Members of the royal family celebrated Christmas on Wednesday from Queen Elizabeth II’s Sandringham Estate in Norfolk, a couple hours northeast of her London residence. William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and two of their three children, Prince George of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, all joined the family’s matriarch to greet well wishers on the way to the traditional church service. Princess Charlotte seemed to have a blast with her first Christmas...
Tags: London, News, Wales, Uncategorized, Ap, Canada, Atlantic, Associated Newspapers, Cambridge, Prince Charles, Cornwall, Kate Middleton, Prince George, Royals, Harry, Royal Family


Why It’s Not So Surprising That Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Won’t Be at the Royal Family Christmas 2019 Celebration

At the royal family Christmas 2019 celebration, three popular members of the family will be absent from the photographs. Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and their son, Archie, will notably not be in attendance. The Sussexes announced in a November statement that they had private plans for Christmas. A spokesperson said that Prince Harry, Meghan and Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor would spend “extended family time” with Meghan’s mother, Doria Ragland. “This decis...
Tags: London, News, California, Uncategorized, Associated Newspapers, Elton John, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Prince George, Royals, Harry, Royal Family, Norfolk, Middleton, Vanity Fair, Sandringham


Baby Archie Harrison: Duke and Duchess of Sussex announce royal baby boy's name – but no title

Duke and Duchess of Sussex introduce Archie Harrison  The meaning behind the royal baby's name Why US reports on Archie's birth were surprisingly muted Baby Sussex is presented to the world, in pictures Camilla Tominey: Prince Harry shows who's the daddy as he takes charge of photocall Royal baby 2019: Everything we know so far Growing up in Windsor: what will life be like for baby Sussex? After months of speculation about the royal baby's name - we finally have the answer. The D...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, London, News, Instagram, Wales, Vladimir Putin, Scotland, Germany, Russia, US, Britain, Daily Mail, Paddington, Manchester United


The 3 most important things today (so far): Asia Bibi, Royal baby, Hayek birthday

The 3 most important things today (so far): Asia Bibi, Royal baby, Hayek birthday This morning three events took place that deserve the attention of those who support a free and virtuous society: Persecuted Christian Asia Bibi has received asylum in Canada, the royal baby’s name has been revealed, and it is the birthday of one of the greatest economic theorists of our time. 1. Asia Bibi arrives safely in Canada Asia Bibi, the Pakistani convert to Christia...
Tags: UK, London, Supreme Court, Wales, Religion, Canada, Theresa May, Pakistan, Cambridge, Harry, Duke, Sussex, Elizabeth Ii, Justin Trudeau, Charlotte, Anne Frank


New baby alters line of succession for the British throne

The birth of a royal baby boy to Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has changed the line of succession. The baby’s name has not been released yet but here are the first 10 people in line for the throne: 1. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales 2. Prince William, Duke of […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Wales, Nation, Prince Harry, Meghan, William Duke, Charles Prince, Duchess of Sussex


5 tax breaks to help offset child-rearing costs

New parents Harry and Meghan don't have to worry about the expense of their new bundle of joy. But for us non-royals, raising children is costly. We former colonists here across the pond can get some help covering those costs thanks to several U.S. tax breaks. An obviously elated Prince Harry announces the birth of his and wife Meghan's son. (Screen shot from the Sussex Royal Instagram) It's a boy! Watchers of the Royal Family in the United Kingdom, here across the pond and yes, worldw...
Tags: Taxes, Instagram, Wales, Usda, United States, United Kingdom, Social Security, Cambridge, Prince Harry, Harry, Royal Family, Sam, Agi, Irs, Sussex, Charlotte


Prince William spent three weeks with spies from Britain's intelligence agencies

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, has finished a three-week attachment with the UK's Security and Intelligence Agencies, observing firsthand the country's fight against terrorism.
Tags: UK, Cnn, Britain, Cambridge, William, William Duke


Prince William spent three weeks with spies at MI6

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, has completed a three-week attachment with the UK's Security and Intelligence Agencies, observing firsthand the country's fight against terrorism.
Tags: UK, News, Cambridge, Stories, William, William Duke


Prince William spends time at MI6

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, has completed a three-week attachment with the UK's Security and Intelligence Agencies, observing firsthand the country's fight against terrorism.
Tags: UK, News, Cambridge, Stories, William, William Duke


Duchess Kate, Prince William Give Duchess Meghan Parenting Tips

If Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry are ever feeling overwhelmed after welcoming their firstborn child in late April, they’ll have plenty of support from Prince William and Duchess Kate. Duchess Meghan’s First Pregnancy Is Shaping Up to Be a Stylish One — See Her Best Maternity Fashion Moments “Both of them have spoken to Harry and Meghan about parenting, giving a few bits of advice ahead of the arrival of their baby,” a palace insider reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly about the ...
Tags: Religion, Royal Air Force, Cambridge, Duchess Of Cambridge, Buckingham Palace, Harry, Kate, William, US Weekly, Sussex, Princess Charlotte, George, Louis, London England, Meghan, Catherine Duchess


Duke and Duchess of Cambridge bring Christmas gifts to service personnel at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus

The Duke of Cambridge has said "thank you" on behalf of the nation to Britain's Armed Forces serving overseas this Christmas and paid tribute their commitment and sacrifices. William's words of praise came as he and wife Kate visited Cyprus for a whirlwind tour of a military base to meet RAF personnel and other UK forces deployed to the Mediterranean island. After meeting air and ground crew from RAF Akrotiri and other forces in a hangar, William praised the efforts of Britain's A...
Tags: UK, News, Cyprus, Britain, Cambridge, Raf, Squadron, Kate, William, Lincolnshire, Duke, Catherine, Duke Of Cambridge, Mediterranean, Kensington Palace, Catherine Duchess


Weatherwatch: how winds brought the Norman Conquest

Battle of Hastings was delayed by unusual northerly winds for a month in the summer of 1066It’s the one date everyone can remember, even appearing in the title of the spoof history book 1066 And All That. But the battle that changed the course of English – and world – history almost didn’t happen at all, because of the weather.William, Duke of Normandy had assembled his invasion fleet along the French coast in early August 1066, but for more than a month the ships were held back by persistent no...
Tags: Weather, UK News, Normandy, Meteorology, Norway, York, Hastings, Harold, Stamford Bridge Continue, William Duke, Harald Hardrada


Botswana President Welcomes Duke Of Cambridge Recognition Of Hunting As Conservation

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi met privately with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- British royalty is lending its voice to the choir singing the praises of trophy hunting as a conservation solution in Africa where anti-hunting eco-imperialists have dismissed the knowledge and ability of Africans to manage wildlife in their countries.Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi met privately with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, last week during an international conferen...
Tags: UK, Guns, Africa, United States, Cambridge, Duke Of Cambridge, Botswana, Northern Virginia, Mokgweetsi Masisi, SCI, William Duke, Conservation News, Hunting News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, African Hunting


Duchess Kate and Prince William leave hospital with new baby prince

The baby, the third for the former Kate Middleton, 36, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, 35, is the sixth great-grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and fifth in line to the throne.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Kate, William, Usa Today, Elizabeth Ii, William Duke


Prince George, Princess Charlotte arrive at the hospital to visit their new brother

The baby, the third for the former Kate Middleton, 36, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, 35, will be grandmother Queen Elizabeth II's sixth great-grandchild.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Usa Today, Queen Elizabeth Ii, William Duke, George Princess Charlotte


Royal baby: It's a boy! Duchess Kate gives birth to third royal baby, palace says

The baby, the third for the former Kate Middleton, 36, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, 35, will be grandmother Queen Elizabeth II's sixth great-grandchild.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Royal baby: Kate Middleton in 'early stages ' of labor, palace says

The baby, the third for the former Kate Middleton, 36, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, 35, will be grandmother Queen Elizabeth II's sixth great-grandchild.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Usa Today, Queen Elizabeth Ii, William Duke


Jack Grealish's Aston Villa winner gets Prince William's royal seal of approval

The Duke of Cambridge, left, celebrates Jack Grealish's winner for Aston Villa vs. Cardiff. Aston Villa's secured a late win over Championship promotion rivals Cardiff on Tuesday and the victory had one very special onlooker. Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and second in line to the British throne, just happens to be a "Villan" and was in attendance to see Grealish earn three points with a superb 85th-minute volley.  The goal was enough to gain a royal seal of approval, as well as th...
Tags: Football, Sport, Aston Villa, Cambridge, Cardiff, William, Duke, Villa, Blog Post, Blog - The Toe Poke, Jack Grealish, John Carew, English League Championship, Grealish, Villan, William Duke


The Most Incredible Celebrity Wedding Dresses of All Time

While wedding season tends to start cooling down towards the festive period, it'll be on us again before you can say "extra glass of prosecco." However, for the recently engaged, you'll probably want to get some sort of inspo for your big day. And where's the best place to get that for your upcoming nuptials? Celebrity wedding dresses, of course. While you might not have the funds for frocks quite this dramatic, these are some incredible wedding dress styles to put straight onto your (secret) Pi...
Tags: Fashion, Wales, Trends, David, Mick Jagger, Gwen Stefani, Cambridge, John F Kennedy, David Walliams, Pippa Middleton, Karl Lagerfeld, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, John Galliano, Ellen Degeneres, Balmain


The Most Incredible Celebrity Wedding Dresses of 2017

While wedding season tends to start cooling down towards the festive period, it'll be on us again before you can say "extra glass of prosecco." However, for the recently engaged, you'll probably want to get some sort of inspo for your big day. And where's the best place to get that for your upcoming nuptials? Celebrity wedding dresses, of course. While you might not have the funds for frocks quite this dramatic, these are some incredible wedding dress styles to put straight onto your (secret) Pi...
Tags: Fashion, Wales, Trends, David, Mick Jagger, Gwen Stefani, Cambridge, John F Kennedy, David Walliams, Pippa Middleton, Karl Lagerfeld, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, John Galliano, Ellen Degeneres, Balmain


31 of the Most Incredible Celebrity Wedding Dresses That You Need to See

While wedding season tends to start cooling down towards the festive period, it'll be on us again before you can say "extra glass of prosecco." However, for the recently engaged, you'll probably want to get some sort of inspo for your big day. And where's the best place to get that for your upcoming nuptials? Celebrity wedding dresses, of course. While you might not have the funds for frocks quite this dramatic, these are some incredible wedding dress styles to put straight onto your (secret) Pi...
Tags: Fashion, Wales, Trends, David, Mick Jagger, Gwen Stefani, Cambridge, John F Kennedy, David Walliams, Karl Lagerfeld, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, John Galliano, Ellen Degeneres, Balmain, Richard Burton


A Night with the Royal Couple in Berlin

In Berlin, we are famous for Techno, for being creative and for solving problems with minimal resources. But to be perfectly honest we are also famous all over the world for being frank and direct to the point of being actually rude. So are we rough Berliners able to be gentlemen and gentlewomen and to respect a certain etiquette when the British Royals come to visit? Let’s say, that we tried our best. On occasion of the visit of William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (or...
Tags: Fashion, Berlin, People, Britain, Cambridge, Stories, Queen, Kate Middleton, William, Catherine Duchess, British Council, Pecha Kucha, William Duke, Michael Schultz, Clärchens Ballhaus, Tom Wlaschiha