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Eleven youths from across Sask. honoured by Royals with Duke of Edinburgh Award

Prince Edward presents Shanae Harvey with the The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award at Government House in Regina on Thursday.

The Fife Tiara first belonged to Princess Louise of Wales, the oldest daughter of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra. When she married the Earl of Fife in 1889, she received quite a waterfall of sparkling presents; this stunning tiara with pear-shaped diamonds hanging freely in a diamond framework, topped with more pear-shaped diamonds alternating with round diamonds, was among them. It is thought to be the work of Parisian jeweler Oscar Massin.

Fabergé egg-shaped box by workmaster Mikhail Evlampievich Perkhin, c. 1903. Rhodonite, gold, rose diamonds. Purchased by Grand Duchess Xenia of Russia (155 roubles); presumably a present to King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra.

Queen Eleanor of Castile About 1858 Plaster cast Width 77 cm x length 213.5 cm 1858-277 Copyright Victoria and Albert Museum

The second most recent Princess of Wales, later Queen Mary, the last actual princess by birth to be Princess of Wales.

Their royal lownesses (Or why, at 6ft 3in, Prince William towers over his titchy royal ancestors)

At 6'3", Prince William is on track to become the tallest monarch in British history! Scale showing the heights of British royalty, past and present.

Edited from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia "The Royal Jubilee Exhibition of 1887 was held in Old Trafford, Manchester, England, to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria's reign. It was opened by Princess Alexandra, wife of Edward, the Prince of Wales, on 3 May 1887, and remained open for 166 days, during which time there were 4.5 million paying visitors, 74,600 in one day alone.[1] The site chosen for the construction of the purpose-built exhibition halls was the present-day…