Theatre - Elvis Musical - Shakin' Stevens - Astoria Theatre, London
Welsh rock singer Shakin' Stevens at the Astoria Theatre in Charing Cross Road, London, during rehearsals for a new musical entitled "Elvis". The show will cover the life and career of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, who died in August, aged 42. Shakin' Stevens will be playing Elvis during his 20s and will be one of three versions of the former singing star.
P/cess Elizabeth wedding/balcony
The royal wedding party appear on the balcony of Buckingham Palace after Princess Elizabeth (now Queen Elizabeth II) was married to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (now the Duke of Edinburgh) in a ceremony at Westminster Abbey. * From left: King George VI, Princess Margaret, unidentified, the bride Princess Elizabeth (now Queen Elizabeth II), the groom Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (now Duke of Edinburgh), the Queen Mother and Queen Mary, widow of George V.
Queen Mother at Hostpital
Britain's Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, leaves the King Edward VII Hospital in central London, to return to Clarence House ahead of the celebrations to mark her101st birthday. * She was admitted to the clinic Wednesday after she complained of extreme tiredness during the recent heatwave. After a diagnosis that she was suffering from anaemia, doctors administered a blood transfusion. She is expected to make her traditional birthday appearance outside Clarence House. *2/8/01 of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, leaving the King Edward VII Hospital in central London. Security was tight for the Queen Mother's 101st birthday celebrations today in the wake of the Ealing bomb. Thursday night's car bomb explosion at Ealing, west London, heightened fears that dissident Irish terrorists may try to disrupt the royal birthday celebrations.
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