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Queen's Speech: Ministers, release the spaceplanes!*

Oor Nonny-Muss

Re: Who's Brenda?

In 1971 the UK satirical magazine Private Eye ran a pseudo-item that Queen Elizabeth II "is known as Brenda to her immediate staff" resulting in the name Brenda being used in the media as an irreverent nickname for the Queen

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