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Will the Queen and Prince Philip move out during renovations?  A Magna Carta coin issued in Australia. Prince Harry writes a letter of condolence, find out why Vladimir Putin wants the Romanovs back in Russia and more …

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Buckingham Palace Renovations

Will Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip be forced to move out?

Photo by DAVID ILIFF. License: CC-BY-SA 3.0

Photo by DAVID ILIFF. License: CC-BY-SA 3.0

German Visit

Queen Elizabeth II was presented with this painting, based on a photo of herself as a little girl on horseback, with her father, George VI.

Find out what the Queen said in our podcast.

Royal Honeymoon

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia on their honeymoon in Fiji. Source Twitter/@TV2KjellArne

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia on their honeymoon in Fiji. Source Twitter/@TV2KjellArne

Prince Harry

Prince Harry has left the Armed Forces but he sent a letter of condolence when he heard of this brave little boy’s passing earlier this month.

 

Magna Carta – Royal Australian Mint

Good news for coin collectors, with the new release of the $5 Magna Carta coin for sale.

2015 $5 Magna Carta Coin

Philatelic Numismatic Cover

2015 20c Magna Carta Coin

Romanovs Return To Russia?

The Russian Imperial Family were executed by Bolsheviks in 1918.

Find out in this week’s show why Vladimir Putin wants the Romanov descendants to return.

Photo shows members of the Romanovs, the last royal family of Russia including: seated (left to right) Marie, Queen Alexandra, Czar Nicholas II, Anastasia, Alexei (front), and standing (left to right), Olga and Tatiana. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

Photo shows members of the Romanovs, the last royal family of Russia including: seated (left to right) Marie, Queen Alexandra, Tsar Nicholas II, Anastasia, Alexei (front), and standing (left to right), Olga and Tatiana. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

Do you think the Romanov descendants should return to Russia? If so, have your say below …