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UK- Queen’s Speech 2016

My Lords and Members of the House of Commons. My government will use the opportunity of a strengthening economy to deliver security for working people, to increase life chances for the most disadvantaged and to strengthen national defences. My ministers will continue to bring the public finances under control so...
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Diamond Jubilee Thames Pageant cheered by crowds

More than one million rain-soaked people have watched the Queen’s 1,000-boat Diamond Jubilee pageant weave its way along the Thames, organisers say. The Queen’s barge travelled among the flotilla of tugs, steamers, pleasure cruisers, dragon boats and kayaks. The London event was the highlight of the Jubilee weekend, but a...
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