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Queen’s waving arm to be used to generate power during Royal engagements

cost reduction measures welcomed by the publicIt is hoped Her Majesty’s oscillating limb will provide sufficient power to run not only her Rolls Royce’s satellite navigation system but also the car’s DVD player.

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Posted: Jul 21st, 2010
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Expenses latest; ‘Queen claimed for bejewelled hat’

it's not like she ever even wears itHer Majesty the Queen has become the latest public figure to become embroiled in the expenses row, after a leak to the Daily Telegraph revealed that Elizabeth II has been passing on the cost of a diamond encrusted crown which she claimed was somehow essential for her to do her job as monarch. Other bizarre items on the Queen’s expenses claims included something called a ‘sceptre’, valued at hundreds of millions of pounds, several ‘orbs’ and a number of ceremonial swords, none of which the Queen paid for out of her own money.

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Posted: May 11th, 2009
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James Bond ‘disappointed with only an MBE’

Bond to collect his honour at the Palace alongside Hull’s longest serving dinnerlady.

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Posted: Feb 3rd, 2008
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