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8 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

Secrets of Prince Charles' gorgeous Highgrove garden revealed in new book

A peek inside the Prince Charles' secret garden: Gorgeous Highgrove grounds revealed in new book - along with tips on how to create a plot fit for a king He's famous for his love of nature and organic farming and now the Prince of Wales is set to give the world a glimpse of his eco-friendly ethos in action courtesy of a new book.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, World News, Prince Charles, Canada, Agriculture, Science

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Atlantic

Why We Look the Way We Look Now

The modern style of clothes emerged in the Depression, and so did the focus on the figure beneath the fabric - with a startling result: as Americans' wardrobes became more similar, bodies diverged along class lines.

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Related Topix: Canada, US Politics, US News

The Chronicle Herald

A history of royal visits

"And I've got this watery mess of eggs and I have to get a new pot and new water," while the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall wait patiently in the dining room of her restaurant, Davidson said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth

The Martha's Vineyard Times

David Stanwood has moved from his piano studio into the house.

A Lambert's Cove couple has spent 40 years collaborating on their work at home - doing everything from perfecting piano mechanisms to creating bracelets you can throw in the compost heap .

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Related Topix: Canada, Inventions, Science / Technology

CBC News

LSDs dispute claims linking them to dysfunctional commission

The chair of the Fundy Regional Services Commission says trust issues are preventing its members from making any progress.

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Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Ambulance boss clinches top award

THE BOSS of the region's ambulance service has spoken of his pride after being awarded the Queen's Ambulance Medal.

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Triple Pundit

Shell Joins Pledge For Drastic Cuts In Greenhouse Gases, But

Last week, the Royal Dutch Shell company got a lot of nice publicity for signing the Trillion Tonne CommuniquA© , a climate action project of the Prince of Wales' Corporate Leaders Group.

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Warwick Courier

Ryton Organic Gardens receives a royal seal of approval in its campaign

Staff at Garden Organic in Ryton felt they'd received the royal seal of approval when their patron, the Prince of Wales, accompanied by the Duchess of Cornwall, visited their stand at the Edible Garden Show in London.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Canada, World News, Prince Charles

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Mail

a N Wilson: Rushdie's vanity and why Prince Charles was Right not...

This week, it emerged that the Prince of Wales refused to support Salman Rushdie when his novel, The Satanic Verses, was condemned by Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini, who ordered a fatwa on the author and offered a fee of $1a Prince Charles thought the book was offensive to Muslims, and was at a private dinner where he told the novelist Martin Amis: 'I'm ... (more)

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CBC News

Grand Manan Adventure ferry may resume service by May

The Grand Manan Adventure has been plagued with problems since it was launched in 2011.

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Scoop

Royal couple to visit Police College tomorrow, 33 years after its royal opening

News from NZ Police Police will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to The Royal New Zealand Police College in Porirua tomorrow, thirty-three years after it was opened by the Prince of Wales.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Canada, Prince Charles

The New Zealand Herald

Royals return to police college

Prince William will walk the grounds of the Royal New Zealand Police College in Porirua tomorrow, more than 33 years after his father opened the facility.

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Related Topix: Prince William, World News, Oceania, New Zealand, Canada, Prince Charles

Hub

Photos bring past to life

Christine Gyapay, head librarian at the NWT Centennial Library examines the archival photos on loan from the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Canada,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

'One of the best moments of my life'

An emotional Huirapa Upoko David Ellison says meeting the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was ''one of the best moments of my life''.

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Related Topix: Canada, Prince William, World News

CBC News

Grace Losier frustrated with commission's ineffectiveness

The chairwoman of the Fundy regional service commission says she is growing frustrated over the lack of progress its members have made over the past 16 months.

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Daily Mail

Prince Charles refused to back Salman Rushdie over The Satanic Verses, says Martin Amis

How Charles and Martin Amis had a dinner party row over Salman Rushdie's fatwa: Prince of Wales refused to back author over The Satanic Verses because he thought book was offensive to Muslims Prince Charles refused to support Sir Salman Rushdie during his fatwa over The Satanic Verses because he thought the book was offensive to Muslims.

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Related Topix: World News, Prince Charles, Canada,

This is Local London

Morrisons to open in Gravesend next year with 20 new jobs

Morrisons has announced it will take over the site of a historic pub in Gravesend and will create 20 new jobs.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Kent County, England, Canada,

CBC News

David Alward's property tax policy helping 60 seniors

Robert Jones has been a reporter and producer with CBC New Brunswick for 24 years.

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Pontefract and Castleford Express

Tandem skydive in aid of local hospice

Ella Moxon is doing a skydive to raise funds for the Prince of Wales hospice, pictured with Barbara Hughes ans Thomas Belt.

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Related Topix: Canada, West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Broadway

Book of Mormon and the Almeida Theatre the Big Winners at London's 2014 Olivier Awards

The 38th annual Olivier Awards , the top honor for London theater, were announced on April 13 at the Royal Opera House.

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Related Topix: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Religion, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Theater, Arts, ABBA, Pop/Rock, The Book of Mormon, Canada,

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