pearly king

pearly king

n
the male London costermonger whose ceremonial clothes display the most lavish collection of pearl buttons. See also pearly4
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Yesterday, Bermondsey's Pearly King and Queen were fundraising for Justice4the21 at Millwall's game with Sheffield United.
A group of anti-Brexit demonstrators waved European Union flags, while a pearly king, prince and princess added colour to proceedings.
Q I have a pair of Wade Pearly King and Queen figures.
A Costermonger B Road-mender C Chimney-sweep D Pearly King QUESTION 6 - for 6 points: Which creatures travel in groups known as pods?
Therefore, for the UK to win in 2014, we need a Pearly King singing about red buses and immigration.
My sister and I got dressed up as a pearly king and queen.
This includes 213 tickets for the opening ceremony which I'm sure will be amazing and I'm pretty confident David Beckham or Susan Boyle or both will turn up on a double decker bus drinking tea dressed as the Pearly King and Queen because that, as we all know, is what being British is all about.
Musabah Al Muhairi's Pearly King managed a win over 1m3f last time but does stay this far, as does stable companion Leitmotiv.
Al Muhairi's other big chance of the night must lie with Pearly King in the Al Safa-sponsored handicap over 2,000 metres.
THE PEARLY King of Peckham accompanied by three generations of his princesses brought his unique blend of wit, charm and old London traditions to eager audiences in Paphos last week.
Here you can examine the truly British picnic and moor race, the fine points of skittles, and even the crowning of a donkey by the pearly king and queen, all of which seem to be a lot more fun than today's video games.
The puppets up for sale include a 10-strong set of wooden Punch and Judy characters, together with another stall with latex puppets and two ventriloquists' dummies of a Pearly King and a monkey.