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The Queen on the Royal Barge  
   

The Queen on the Royal Barge

The Thames Pageant

June 3rd 2012
Arrived in London at an opportune time and joined in the celebrations for the Queen’s Jubilee. With trepidation regarding the weather which ranged from wet to torrential rain and cold, we set off to watch the flotilla which would be loosely based on the Caneletto painting. Fortunately Victoria’s friends had arrived early and had staked a claim with a very large Union Jack blanket directly oppo ... read more
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