AT Newmarket, young Geordie Duffield boots home Neville Callaghan's 10-1 shot Aunt Augusta in the Autumn Handicap to scupper a gamble on Nicky Vigors' 4-1 fav Heir Presumptive
ridden by Paul Cook.
(Fulke Johnson Houghton) takes the first leg of the juvenile maiden and Hallodri (Jeremy Hindley) outstays Echo Summon in the mile-and-six heat.
With the flight of the Queen of Scots into England, Elizabeth inherited an enormous problem: as long as Mary Stuart was in the country, Elizabeth was threatened by the presence of the Catholic heir presumptive
to the throne.
The rivalry between her and Richard, duke of York, who had been heir presumptive
until the birth of Edward, brought on the Wars of the Roses between the houses of Lancaster and York.
The new George Alexander Louis, Prince George of Cambridge, will follow the heir presumptive
, his father William and his grandfather Charles.
The third Earl of March, the Heir Presumptive
to King Richard II, was the father of Roger and Edward.
CHOICE Downton Abbey (8pm) Another chance to see the acclaimed drama with Maggie Smith, left, In episode two, everyone is anxious at the arrival of the heir presumptive
Matthew Crawley, but he soon encounters problems.
Tconches and bells resounded in the air as the absolutely beautiful Princess Sonam Dechen Wangchuck and the heir presumptive
to the throne of Bhutan, Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck, occupied the first row along with the Indian High Commissioner to Bhutan on a nippy Friday night to watch dancers from the Royal Academy of Performing Arts ( RAPA) of the kingdom presenting the dancedrama Milarepa and the Hunter .
Thus, if the 2nd Earl was indeed illegitimate, the heir presumptive
to the Crown of Scotland from 1542 to 1566 was Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox who married Margaret Douglas (another granddaughter of Henry VII of England) with their eldest surviving son being Henry Stewart, Master of Lennox (aka Lord Darnley).
Are they not part of a new macho repositioning to challenge Gordon Brown as heir presumptive
to the Labour leadership?