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Part 6 of 6 – The Life of Queen Elizabeth II

6.      60 years on When she came to the throne in 1952, Queen Elizabeth II was 25 years old, a Royal Navy officer’s wife, with two young children and limited knowledge of the world.  Today she is probably the most … Continue reading

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£100 note to be commissioned to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee

The Channel Island of Jersey has commissioned a £100 note in celebration of Queen Elizabeth II reaching 60 magnificent years on the throne. The £100 note, (which I imagine will quickly become a collectors’ item) will feature a holographic portrait … Continue reading

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