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The Irony of Empire: Why the Diamond Jubilee is the triumph of Britain without empire – By Alastair Stewart

5 Jun

Of all the transformations to have taken place during her sixty-year reign, none can be more apparent to Queen Elizabeth II than the transformation of Britain’s role in the world. But is the story of decline, and fall, of the British Empire as unassuming as it seems?  Continue reading

Why we love The Queen, and why I am saying thank you – By Max Kuhnke

4 Jun

This long Jubilee weekend, peoples all around the world are celebrating the 60 glorious years that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has reigned over the United Kingdom and indeed the Commonwealth. But it is not only a celebration, but also an opportunity for us to give voice to our thanks for the great service HM has so graciously performed. Continue reading