The BBC has not said whether a deliberate decision was taken to omit the song Rule Britannia from its live Proms in the Park event in Belfast on Saturday night. In yesterday’s News Letter deputy editor Ben Lowry, who attended the concert, voiced his concern that the NI crowd at Titanic Slipways had been “deprived of the joy” of Rule Britannia (‘Belfast crowd loved Last Night of the Proms but once again was deprived of Rule Britannia,’ September 10).A BBC spokesperson – while not giving a direct answer to whether Rule Britannia was deliberately omitted – explained that the Belfast concert was a mixture of live performances and some televised content from other Proms events.A spokesperson said: “BBC Proms in the Park in the nations is aligned to Last Night of the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall; however it is not a musical relay and is a different concert to the Royal Albert Hall.“The BBC Proms in the Park concert in Northern Ireland … [Read more...] about BBC: Belfast Proms in Park is ‘different concert’ to Royal Albert Hall
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EUGeneral Data Protection Regulation Discussion BroadcastThe Assistant European Data Protection Supervisor and the Rapporteur for the Data Protection Regulation have discussed the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). They noted that the timeline that had been set for the end of 2015 was nearing, but there was optimism that there could be political agreement in this time. There are still some core compromises needed: for example, in relation to the requirement for a mandatory data protection officer, the question of consent and other grounds for processing data (in particular legitimate interests for processing), but the position is moving toward a consensus. All parties foresee that the implementation period will be two years once the regulation is finalised.EU Agency for Fundamental Rights Report on SurveillanceThe EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has published its report focussing on the legal framework governing surveillance by intelligence powers. The report also … [Read more...] about EU Weekly Data Privacy Alert – 23 November 2015
Jan 22, 7:30 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury World By Alex Perry 01/22/19 AT 7:00 PM There are, of course, myriad rules to follow when interacting with a member of the British Royal Family. Centuries of tradition dictate how, exactly, one can act around royals, and members of the family must also follow these rules in public and in private.This applies to the simple act of greeting a royal. What exactly is Prince William supposed to do when he encounters Queen Elizabeth, for example?According to the Royal Family website, there are actually no requirements when greeting the Queen. Of course, that does not mean there are no expectations when it comes to greeting her. Many “wish to observe the traditional forms,” according to the website. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge chat to each other in the Royal Box at the Royal Albert Hall during the Annual Festival of Remembrance on … [Read more...] about Does Prince William Have To Bow To The Queen? Royal Rules Explained
PRINCE Harry is a former army captain and helicopter pilot and is sixth in line to the British throne. The charming prince married Meghan Markle in May 2018 in a fairytale ceremony at Windsor Castle. How tall is Prince Harry and what's his title? The flame-haired prince is 1.86m (or 6'1" feet) tall, and was born Prince Henry of Wales on September 15, 1984, and is 34 years old. He's the younger son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana. Following his marriage to Meghan Markle on May 19, 2018, the Prince assumed his new title as the Duke of Sussex. Harry served in the Army for 10 years, undertaking two tours of Afghanistan and rising to the rank of Captain. Now he is focusing his time on his charity work and promoting causes such as the Invictus Games as well as being more open about mental health issues. At the time of his birth, he was third in the line to the throne but will be sixth in line after his father, his elder brother Prince William, and Kate and Will's … [Read more...] about How old is Prince Harry, what’s his Royal title, what is his full name and how tall is he?
FORMER army captain and helicopter pilot Prince Harry is fifth in line to the throne and has dedicated his time to charity campaigns since leaving the armed services. We take a look at the engaged prince's life as he gets ready to wed Meghan, his former flames and just why he is called Harry when his name is Prince Henry... How tall is Prince Harry and what's his title? The flame-haired prince is 1.86m (or 6'1" feet) tall, and was born Prince Henry of Wales on September 15, 1984, and is 33 years old. He's the younger son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana. Harry served in the Army for 10 years, undertaking two tours of Afghanistan and rising to the rank of Captain. Now he's focusing his time on his charity work and promoting causes such as the Invictus Games as well as being more open about mental health issues. At the time of his birth, he was third in the line to the throne but will be sixth in line after his father, his elder brother Prince William, and … [Read more...] about How old is Prince Harry, when will he marry Meghan Markle in the Royal Wedding, how tall is he and what’s his net worth?