Sixty Joyless De-Britished Uncrowned Commonpoor Years (1949-2009)

Elizabeth II Vice-Regal Saint: Remembering Paul Comtois (1895–1966), Lt.-Governor of Québec
Britannic Inheritance: Britain's proud legacy. What legacy will America leave?
English Debate: Daniel Hannan revels in making mince meat of Gordon Brown
Crazy Canucks: British MP banned from Canada on national security grounds
Happy St. Patrick's: Will Ireland ever return to the Commonwealth?
Voyage Through the Commonwealth: World cruise around the faded bits of pink.
No Queen for the Green: The Green Party of Canada votes to dispense with monarchy.
"Sir Edward Kennedy": The Queen has awarded the senator an honorary Knighthood.
President Obama: Hates Britain, but is keen to meet the Queen?
The Princess Royal: Princess Anne "outstanding" in Australia.
H.M.S. Victory: In 1744, 1000 sailors went down with a cargo of gold.
Queen's Commonwealth: Britain is letting the Commonwealth die.
Justice Kirby: His support for monarchy almost lost him appointment to High Court
Royal Military Academy: Sandhurst abolishes the Apostles' Creed.
Air Marshal Alec Maisner, R.I.P. Half Polish, half German and 100% British.
Cherie Blair: Not a vain, self regarding, shallow thinking viper after all.
Harry Potter: Celebrated rich kid thinks the Royals should not be celebrated
The Royal Jelly: A new king has been coronated, and his subjects are in a merry mood
Victoria Cross: Australian TROOPER MARK DONALDSON awarded the VC
Godless Buses: Royal Navy veteran, Ron Heather, refuses to drive his bus
Labour's Class War: To expunge those with the slightest pretensions to gentility
100 Top English Novels of All Time: The Essential Fictional Library
BIG BEN: Celebrating 150 Years of the Clock Tower

Monday, 31 January 2005


  1. Queen's Personal Flag QUEEN ELIZABETH II
  2. Royal Standard King George VI
  3. Royal Standard King Edward VIII
  4. Royal Standard King George V (Windsor)
  5. Royal Standard King Edward VII (S-C-G)
  6. Royal Standard Queen Victoria
  7. Royal Standard King William IV
  8. Royal Standard King George IV
  9. Royal Standard King George III
  10. Royal Standard King George II
  11. Royal Standard King George I (Hanover)
  12. Royal Standard Queen Anne
  13. Royal Standard King William III (Orange)
  14. Royal Standard King James II
  15. Royal Standard King Charles II
  16. Commonwealth Flag Richard Cromwell
  17. Commonwealth Flag Oliver Cromwell
  18. Royal Standard King Charles I ("Martyr")
  19. Royal Standard King James I (Stuart)
  20. Royal Standard Queen Elizabeth I
  21. Royal Standard Queen Mary
  22. Royal Standard Lady Jane Grey (Regent)
  23. Royal Standard King Edward VI
  24. Royal Standard King Henry VIII ("Majesty")
  25. Royal Standard King Henry VII (Tudor)
  26. Royal Standard King Richard III
  27. Royal Standard King Edward V
  28. Royal Standard King Edward IV (York)
  29. Royal Standard King Henry VI
  30. Royal Standard King Henry V
  31. Royal Standard King Henry IV (Lancaster)
  32. Royal Standard King Richard II
  33. Royal Standard King Edward III
  34. Royal Standard King Edward II
  35. Royal Standard King Edward I ("Longshanks")
  36. Royal Standard King Henry III
  37. Royal Standard King John (Magna Carta)
  38. Royal Standard King Richard I ("Lionheart")
  39. Royal Standard King Henry II (Plantagenet)
  40. Royal Standard King Stephen (House of Blois)
  41. Royal Standard King Henry I (Charter Liberties)
  42. Royal Standard King William II ("Rufus")
  43. Royal Standard King William I ("Conqueror")
  44. Royal Standard King Harold II (Godwinson)
  45. Royal Standard King Edward ("Confessor")


  1. Westminster Abbey
  2. Wikipedia: Edward the Confessor
  3. Britannia: Edward III the Confessor
  4. The Three Kings of 1066
  5. BBC History: King Edward
  6. Spartacus: Edward the Confessor
  7. Anglican Justus: Edward the Confessor
  8. New Advent; St. Edward the Confessor
  9. Medieval History: King Edward
  10. Early British Kingdoms
  11. Saints O'the Day
  12. Eyewitness to History
  13. Patron Saints Index
  14. Brittanica: King Edward
  15. Anglican Justus: Edward the Confessor
  16. New Advent; St. Edward the Confessor
  17. Medieval History: King Edward
  18. Early British Kingdoms
  19. Saint Edward the Confessor
  20. Famous Men of the Middle Ages
  21. New Advent; St. Edward the Confessor
  22. Medieval History: King Edward
  23. Early British Kingdoms
  24. Saints O'the Day


Anonymous said...

Why are the traitors Oliver & Richard Cromwell included on this list?

Beaverbrook said...

A fact of history, though admittedly, facts can be difficult things. said...

What a fantastic collection of links on your site - keep up the great work!