The Queen's Diamond Jubilee may be over but the Victoria and Albert Museum allows visitors to prolong the spirit of celebration and pageantry with "Ballgowns: British Glamour Since 1950." On display in the museum’s recently renovated fashion galleries through Jan. 6, the show traces the history of royal gowns and evening wear, from debutante balls to red-carpet events.
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Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has launched a Rs 100 crore Start-up fund on its Diamond Jubilee year to foster,
image credit Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London. The tower is officially known as Elizabeth Tower, renamed to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II in 2012.Previously it was known simply as the Clock Tower. But how did it get its nickname? The Presurfer
As we get older, our trips to Britain have been less about how many souvenirs we can cram into our suitcase and more about the experiences we can have. We’ve had some truly wonderful ones – from experiencing the Diamond Jubilee in person,...Show More Summary
Happy Diamond Jubilee to tenor/baritone/conductor Plácido Domingo
Kate Middleton may recycle her classic ensembles once or twice, but she does so on the most appropriate occasions. While the last time she wore this peplum-finished L.K.Bennett suit was during Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee tour...Show More Summary
"God of our fathers, known of old-- Lord of our far-flung battle line Beneath whose awful hand we hold Dominion over palm and pine..." from Rudyard Kipling's "Recessional," composed for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in 1897 The velocity...Show More Summary
Wes Welker hasn’t found a team for the 2015 season, but he’s having more success in another area of the sporting world. Welker’s horse Undrafted won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot in England on Saturday, which comes with about $473,000 in prize money. The horse went off as a 14-1 shot, but Welker…
Undrafted, the thoroughbred owned by Wes Welker, stormed to victory in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot in England Saturday. The (...)
Undrafted, a horse owned by NFL wide receiver Wes Welker, stormed from last place to take a surprising win at today’s Grade 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes on the final day of the Royal Ascot. Read more...
Coco Rocha raised the barre bar this week at the American Ballet Theatre's 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee. Dressed in a long-sleeved purple gown and statement ear cuff, the supermodel glammed up her lashes with electric blue mascara. While...Show More Summary
Model Coco Rocha wore two rows of eyelashes to the American Ballet Theatre's 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Spring Gala last night. Oh, and one of them was blue. And it was fantastic. If you look closely, you can see that her natural...Show More Summary
“Alfie Boe, the romantic tenor who led celebrations outside Buckingham Palace at the Queen’s diamond jubilee concert, has threatened to storm parliament if music education funding in Britain does not improve.”
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For a character who is 75 years old, Batman still looks pretty spectacular, doesn’t he? Like fellow DC superhero Superman before him, the Caped Crusader is getting a year-long celebration for his diamond jubilee anniversary, though I’d expect he want the diamond to be colored black. Show More Summary
We never know what gems we’ll find uploaded in the Reader’s Stories section of MyHemmings.com. When we read the tale, “Reunited with Lincoln Mark V,” shared by Michael Scott Bricker, we knew that we had to alert our Hemmings Blog readers to it. If you’re a big softy like we are when it comes to heartwarming […]
Now, one year on from the Thames Diamond Jubilee River Pageant and as part of this year?s Mayor?s Thames Festival, more than 50 works of art created at various points along the route, commemorating the biggest event the river has ever seen, will go on display for the first time. Show More Summary