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London is celebrating 60 years of the Queen's reign
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'Secret agent' in the coup that made the Queen a global TV comedy star... and the daredevil who took a Royal dive

'Secret agent' in the coup that made the Queen a global TV comedy star... and the daredevil who took a Royal dive | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
When the secret agent from the movies called on the Palace to ask her to accompany him on a special mission, she had no hesitation in accepting.
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Big Ben tower renamed for jubilee

Big Ben tower renamed for jubilee | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
The clock tower widely known as Big Ben is to be renamed the Elizabeth Tower in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, the House of Commons has confirmed.
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London's Big Ben clock tower to be renamed after Queen Elizabeth

London's Big Ben clock tower to be renamed after Queen Elizabeth | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
It's one of the most famous names in the world, but now London's Big Ben clock tower is to be renamed Elizabeth Tower to mark the queen's 60th year on the British throne.
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The English Blog: Cartoon: The Queen Cleans Up

The English Blog: Cartoon: The Queen Cleans Up | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
This cartoon by Paul Thomas from the Daily Express combines a survey carried out among 2,000 women by Zoflora disinfectant which found that one in three women like cleaning, and the aftermath of the Queen's diamond jubilee.
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Queen 'humbled' by Jubilee events

Queen 'humbled' by Jubilee events | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
In a special message to the nation, the Queen says she has been "touched deeply" by seeing so many people celebrating her Diamond Jubilee together.
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In pictures: Royals at the Diamond Jubilee

In pictures: Royals at the Diamond Jubilee | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Members of the Royal family take part in the Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
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Lighting up the Diamond Jubilee: Spectacular beacons are lit in Britain and the rest of the world to honour the Queen's 60 years on the throne

Lighting up the Diamond Jubilee: Spectacular beacons are lit in Britain and the rest of the world to honour the Queen's 60 years on the throne | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
From Tonga to Tunbridge Wells, a total of 4,150 jubilee beacons will light up countries on all corners of the world to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
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BBC One - The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Concert

BBC One -   The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Concert | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
A star-studded concert in front of Buckingham Palace celebrating Her Majesty's reign.
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Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 concert: Cheryl Cole dazzles in elegant strapless gown with dramatic fishtail as she takes to the stage with Gary Barlow at Buckingham Palace

Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012 concert: Cheryl Cole dazzles in elegant strapless gown with dramatic fishtail as she takes to the stage with Gary Barlow at Buckingham Palace | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Gary Barlow had said he was performing with a very special guest and Cheryl Cole certainly didn't disappoint in the style stakes as she stepped out on stage at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee concert tonight.
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In pictures: Jubilee picnic

In pictures: Jubilee picnic | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Winners of a public ballot, VIPs and people from charities enjoy a picnic ahead of a star-studded concert at Buckingham Palace.
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BBC One - The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Thames Pageant

BBC One -   The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Thames Pageant | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Huw Edwards, Matt Baker and Sophie Raworth host coverage of the pageant.
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National Theatre Jubilee Salute to the Queen with Joey from War Horse

On Sunday 3rd June, as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sailed down the Thames in the Jubilee River Pageant, she received a unique salute from the National The...
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Queen Elizabeth Ii | Queen Elizabeth Ii Enjoyed Filming Scenes For Olympics Opening Ceremony | Contactmusic

Queen Elizabeth Ii | Queen Elizabeth Ii Enjoyed Filming Scenes For Olympics Opening Ceremony | Contactmusic | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Queen Elizabeth Ii Enjoyed Filming Scenes For Olympics Opening Ceremony | British Royal Queen Elizabeth Ii Enjoyed Filming A James Bond-Themed Sketch For The Opening Ceremony Of The London Olympics, Admitting It Was 'A Bit Of A Laugh'.
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Elizabeth tower - a new name for the home of Big Ben

Elizabeth tower - a new name for the home of Big Ben | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Houses of parliament clock tower to be renamed after the Queen in recognition of her 60 years on the throne...
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Big Ben's name change

Big Ben's name change | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Britain's landmark Big Ben clock tower will be renamed Elizabeth Tower to mark Queen Elizabeth's 60th year on the throne.
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The English Blog: Words in the News: Treasure

The English Blog: Words in the News: Treasure | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
The Queen said she would "treasure" the memories of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, says The Daily Telegraph. Full story >> VOCABULARY If you treasure something that you have, you keep it or care for it carefully because it gives you...
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In pictures: St Paul's service and carriage procession

In pictures: St Paul's service and carriage procession | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
The final day of Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
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In pictures: Armed forces parade

In pictures: Armed forces parade | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh watch as thousands of troops parade through Windsor to mark the Diamond Jubilee.
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BBC One - The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Service and Procession, The Diamond Jubilee Carriage Procession

BBC One -   The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, The Diamond Jubilee Service and Procession, The Diamond Jubilee Carriage Procession | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Magnificent carriage procession from the Palace of Westminster to Buckingham Palace.
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Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012: Millions witness breathtaking fireworks display at Buckingham Palace

Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012: Millions witness breathtaking fireworks display at Buckingham Palace | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Millions of people witnessed the most breathtaking show ever put on in the capital featuring some of the best popstars on the planet and culminating in an incredible firework display.
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President Obama’s Message for the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

President Obama extends the heartfelt congratulations of the American people to Her Majesty in honor of her Diamond Jubilee, which marks the 60th anniversary of her reign as the British monarch.
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Highlights from the Diamond Jubilee concert

A star-studded Diamond Jubilee concert took place outside Buckingham Palace featuring Sir Paul McCartney and Kylie Minogue before Prince Charles led tributes...
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Jubilee Picnic at Buckingham Palace

Jubilee Picnic at Buckingham Palace | The Queen Diamond Jubilee | Scoop.it
Guests enjoying the Diamond Jubilee picnic in the garden of Buckingham Palace before the BBC Jubilee Concert, London, 4 June 2012.
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The English Blog: Video: The Queen Who Stares At Boats

This is definitely the last word on the Queen's diamond jubilee. Very funny clip from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Can't wait for the platinum jubilee in 2022! Let's just hope the rain stays away ...
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