Commonwealth Day


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Synonyms for Commonwealth Day

British, anniversary of Queen Victoria's birth

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The participants attending Commonwealth Day function evinced a great interest in the exhibition.
The Queen's Commonwealth Day message was announced by bell-ringing Town Crier Paul Gough while the civic party included council leader Dennis Harvey, the mayor and mayoress Bob and Elaine Copland, mace bearer Eddie Smallwood, MP Marcus Jones and Labour Parliamentary candidate Vicky Fowler.
The duchess had the flag at her Alnwick Castle home, one of two venues in Northumberland where it will be flown to mark Commonwealth Day next month.
The Saskatchewan Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association held its annual dinner on Commonwealth Day this year.
The experiences of 1977 came back to me as I was following reactions to the speech made by Queen Elizabeth this week on Commonwealth Day.
LONDON, Rabi'II 29, 1434, Mar 11, 2013, SPA -- Queen Elizabeth II attended a London reception to celebrate Commonwealth Day on Tuesday, her first public appearance since she was briefly hospitalized for a stomach illness, AP reported.
Earlier, she was forced to pull out of the annual Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey, for only the second time since becoming monarch.
THE Queen has used her Commonwealth Day message to urge the family of nations to think about the possibilities "a bold heart, dedication and teamwork" can bring.
She will attend the annual Westminster Abbey service marking Commonwealth Day on Monday, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh.
PUPILS IN TRAINING Raigmore Primary School are urging as many people as possible to wear their trainers on Commonwealth Day, March 14, and support the Glasgow 2014 Games.
She met the Queen earlier this year at a Westminster Abbey service for Commonwealth Day, and said the monarch remembered the "HIV Positive" T-shirt she wore on that occasion, but said she had not been tempted to wear it again yesterday.
Summary: BEIRUT: On the occasion of Commonwealth Day with inspiration from this year's theme "Women as Agents of Change," British Ambassador Frances Guy hosted a lunch at her residence entitled: "Invest in women, Transform the world," according to a statement by the British Embassy in Beirut.
Ambassador Guy quoted extracts of Her Majesty the Queen' s Commonwealth Day message: ' This year, the Commonwealth celebrates the important role that women already play in every walk of life and in every Commonwealth country - from the richest to the poorest areas, across continents and oceans, from villages to places of international debate, in every culture and faith - recognising that women are ' agents of change' Aa.
conducted the study published on Commonwealth Day, said "the Commonwealth
In her annual Commonwealth Day message, she will say that the impact of climate change is often worst for those countries who pollute the least.
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