Tag: Queen Elizabeth II

Happy Diamond Jubilee

Happy Diamond Jubilee

| June 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Diamond Jubilee takes place this weekend, marking 60 years of The Queen’s reign. The Queen came to the throne on 6th February 1952 (her Coronation took place on 2nd June 1953). Buckingham Palace is responsible for coordinating the events of the Diamond Jubilee central weekend (2nd–5th June 2012), as well as for organising The […]

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Queen Honours Caribbean Charity Co-founder Orin Lewis

Queen Honours Caribbean Charity Co-founder Orin Lewis

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

“OBE awarded to ACLT Co-founder Orin Lewis”   STEP-FATHER TO FORMER LEUKAEMIA SUFFERER DANIEL DE-GALE RECOGNISED FOR HIS SERVICES TO HEALTHCARE   January 1st 2012 notes not only the turn of the year, but also marks the day co-founder of leading UK Leukaemia charity, African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust (ACLT), Orin Cadogan-Lewis, is awarded with an […]

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Queen lines up with her people

Queen lines up with her people

| October 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

THE Queen has made a rare and pointed public appeal for Commonwealth leaders to think of their people, as a key proposal designed to reinforce human rights and other basic values in member nations appeared headed for defeat. Opening the three-day Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth yesterday, the Queen singled out the report […]

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The Commonwealth:  Will wise heads prevail?

The Commonwealth: Will wise heads prevail?

| October 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

A visitor to Perth in Australia during the week ending 30th October would be forgiven in believing that the City revolves around the 54-nation Commonwealth. The entire city is festooned with banners highlighting “CHOGM 2011” as Presidents, Prime Ministers, Ministers and hundreds of representatives from every Commonwealth country have gathered here for the Commonwealth Heads […]

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