In a very rare, personal account for a BBC documentary to be aired on Sunday, she speaks candidly about the occasion and some of the Crown Jewels which play a symbolic role in the ceremony. She may have kept quiet at the time, but now, 65 years later, the Queen apparently had no qualms about describing the ride as "horrible".
"Fortunately, my father and I have about the same sort of shaped head", she said in a clip from the documentary.
"It's only sprung on leather, not very comfortable."
"It is sort of a pageant of chivalry and old-fashioned way of doing things really".
"Not what they're meant to do", the Queen quipped.
Morshead pried the Black Prince's Ruby (believed to have been given to Edward, Prince of Wales, by a Spanish king in 1367 and later worn by Henry V in his helmet during the Battle of Agincourt) and the St. Edward's Sapphire (which goes back to Edward the Confessor, an 11th-century Anglo-Saxon king) from their clasps, and hid them in a tin box previously containing Bath Oliver biscuits.
In an interview for the upcoming documentary The Coronation, Her Majesty revealed that-much to our dismay-there are "some disadvantages" to the diamond-encrusted Imperial State Crown she first wore during her 1953 coronation. Chatting with BBC royal commentator Alastair Bruce, she explained: "You can't look down to read the speech, you have to take the speech up". "You have to take the speech up because if you did, your neck would break and [the crown] would fall off". "Otherwise, they're quite important things", she shared.
Queen Elizabeth II is remarkably and unabashedly particular: For example, she's never wavered from the corgi breed when selecting the no less than 30 dogs she's owned during her reign, and has made a point to eat the same food-a slice of chocolate biscuit cake-every single day.
The crown jewels usually reside in the Tower of London, but it has always been suspected that they were taken somewhere else during the war for safekeeping, although no one knew where they were hidden until now.
Seven days after that, Chris Stapleton will accompany Ferrell on the former " SNL " standout's fourth turn as host . The " Daddy's Home 2 " star was a member of the " Saturday Night Live " cast from 1995-2002.
Another reward for patient fans will be the absurdly large special edition Detective Pikachu amiibo coming out alongside the game. It was announced today that Detective Pikachu will be released as a Nintendo 3DS exclusive in the USA and Europe on March 23.
After $0.35 actual earnings per share reported by KeyCorp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.86% EPS growth. Stifel Financial Corporation owns 4.25 million shares. (NYSE:APD) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, July 29 by Citigroup.
The president's veto was overturned in a 146-76 vote in the 240-seat parliament, the National Assembly said in a statement. The EU has been pressing the government to take steps to rein in administrative and political corruption for years.
The weather forecaster estimates an 82 percent chance of snow, according to a forecast provided through The Associated Press. Temperatures begin quite mild, in the middle 50s to near 60 degrees! Sunday will be mostly sunny with a high of 28 degrees.
Wichita Deputy Police Chief Troy Livingston has said Finch raised and lowered his hands after stepping onto the porch. Finch opened the door and was shot to death. "The irresponsible actions of a prankster put people and lives at risk".
Simpson said he was dubious about Steele's plan to tell the Federal Bureau of Investigation it was a national security issue. The testimony contained numerous revelations about Fusion GPS , its work and its investigation into Trump.
These two playing off of each other makes for great conflict and I'd love to see them work together again. Collet-Serra isn't pompous enough to package The Commuter as stirring commentary on that global meltdown.
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The cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its nod to several amendments in the FDI policy, including foreign investments in Air India under the approval route, which is subject to certain conditions.
Deontay Wilder to defend title against Luis Ortiz in March
It remains the only bout in which Wilder has gone the distance as a broken right hand kept him from recording a knockout. Bermane Stiverne, the man Wilder took the title from, stepped in but was stopped inside an explosive first round.
Cowen Reaffirms Buy Rating for Pepsico (PEP)
The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, October 9 by Wells Fargo. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Friday, April 28 with "Buy" rating. It also upped Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) stake by 247,645 shares and now owns 4.22M shares.
Oppenheimer Raises Equinix (EQIX) Price Target to $525.00
Its down 0.50, from 1 in 2017Q2. 132.23 million shares or 1.24% more from 130.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fine Capital Partners Lp bought 270,500 shares as the company's stock declined 19.70% while stock markets rallied.
USA rig count surges by 15, Baker Hughes reports
Even the relatively huge increase of 10 new land rigs this week is not pushing crude prices down. That was the biggest weekly increase since drillers added 89 rigs during the same week in 2017.
NC General Assembly to address GenX in session today
Meanwhile, Lewis said he anticipates parliamentary maneuvers that would leave the work session running for the immediate future. During a House Democrats news conference, some lawmakers said they hoped address Medicaid expansion while they are in session.
Lipocine Inc (LPCN) Insider Sells 3750 Shares
The stock is now moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -45.66% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -47.1 percent. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $-0.2/share and a low EPS of $-0.21/share.