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63 years of service

On 8 Sep 2015 at 5:29pm HRH wrote:
More than 63 years of service from HRH Queen Elizabeth II tomorrow. I am sure we can all agree this is a most wonderful feat from a most wonderful monarch. Are there any events planned to celebrate this in Lewes?
On 8 Sep 2015 at 5:41pm Dingo wrote:
I tend towards republicanism,but there is no doubt she has done a great job.
On 8 Sep 2015 at 6:19pm Clifford wrote:
63 years of waving and still going strong. One day this country will grow up.
On 8 Sep 2015 at 6:48pm Earl of Lewes wrote:
63 years of having to attend cup finals, Royal Variety performances and make small talk at countless dull civic opening ceremonies. A bit more than waving @Clifford.
Whatever you think of the institution of monarchy, she's worked hard, never let the side down and hasn't been allowed to retire. The Queen is a hostage of fortune - wealthy, but certainly made to sign for her supper. I think that whatever your standpoint is, you should acknowledge that she's tried hard to do her duty.
On 8 Sep 2015 at 10:39pm United wrote:
The Queen has more than done her duty to this country. She is a unifying and stabilising figure which distinguishes us and is the envy of many other countries. She has never abused her position to the contrary, set good example. Republicanism is not all despite the cold logic. The longest reign is an immensely historic occasion and I am sure from whatever position we can agree on her immense contribution to the unity of this country and her service
On 8 Sep 2015 at 10:40pm el presidente wrote:
Roll on the revolution. Bring back the guillotine.

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