Victoria Day in 2016 In 2016 the Victoria Day holiday is on Monday, May 23. Victoria Day is a Canadian statutory holiday celebrated on the Monday preceding May 25 in every province and territory. It honours Queen Victoria's birthday. In Quebec this holiday is called "National Patriotes Day" (Journée nationale des patriotes).
Congratulations, Dame Olivia! Queen Elizabeth II has made Olivia de Havilland a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen's Birthday Honours List! "To receive this honour as my 101st birthday approaches is the most gratifying of birthday presents,” says Dame Olivia.
Man arrested at Buckingham Palace http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/buckingham-palace.jpg A man has been arrested following a security breach at Buckingham Palace. http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/05/19/man-arrested-buckingham-palace/
Council’s Deputy Chief Executive receives MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours list http://i0.wp.com/www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Ruth-Atkinson-Communities-Director.jpg?fit=400%2C533 Eden District Council’s Deputy Chief Executive and Communities Director, Ruth Atkinson (58) has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/06/10/councils-deputy-chief-executive-receives-mbe-queens-birthday-honours-list/
Richie Mccaw Photos Photos - Former All Black captain Richie McCaw looks on after receiving the insignia of a Member of the Order of New Zealand, for services to New Zealand during an investiture ceremony at Government House on April 14, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. The Governor-General holds investiture ceremonies twice a year in Wellington and Auckland for the people named in the New Year and Queen's Birthday honours lists. - Outstanding New Zealanders Recognised During Investiture…
(1632×1224) 14th March 2016, Richard Steel was formally presented with his British Empire Medal (BEM) awarded in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2015 for services to the community and to charity. At ceremony in the private Chapel at Bowood House (the 16th Century home of the Marquis of Lansdowne with gardens by Capability Brown) the Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire, Mrs Sarah Rose Troughton, presented Richard with his medal – in the presence of Lord and Lady Lansdowne and...
Cameron is accused of tainting the Queen's birthday honours