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God Save the Queen

British national anthem. [Br. Culture: Scholes, 408]
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God Save the Queen

official national anthem of the British Commonwealth. [Br. Music: Scholes, 408]
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com/RoyalFamily/status/973218710008741888) Twitter , the bride-to-be stood beside Prince Harry as she sang the British national anthem.
Fergus Cumming BEFORE the start of the Calcutta Cup match on Saturday, England sang the British national anthem.
There was no compulsion, but you were expected to stand up when the British national anthem was played.
What I resented then was that I had to stand up for the British national anthem, "God save the king" The cinema halls did not bolt the doors and left it to an individual how he or she behaved.
Singing the British national anthem before each match was a significant moment which made her thankful to all the people who have helped her on the journey thus far, a list she describes as "endless.
We should affirm our loyalty to our sovereign lady in the words of the British national anthem.
Is it right that the England rugby team, for example, sings the British national anthem instead of having one of its own?
SIR - I was disgusted to learn through Wales Online that Plaid Cymru has supported its elected representatives who refused to sing the British national anthem at Remembrance Sunday services.
The proceedings started with the national anthem of Sri Lanka followed by the British national anthem.
Goodwood, England: If French jockey Olivier Peslier had a microphone in his hand, he would probably have joyously belted out the British national anthem after partnering Queen Elizabeth II's Dartmouth to victory on the final day's racing at Glorious Goodwood on Saturday.
McClean, a Catholic who signed for West Brom this summer, has been in the news over his refusal to wear a shirt with a Poppy symbol in it, failing to face the Union Flag prior to a game and refusing to sing the British national anthem before kick-off at a game for his new club during their pre-season tour in America.
The controversy over James McClean's refusal to face the British national anthem before the game in Charleston shows no sign of abating.

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