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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s successful New York visit, Monaco welcomes Princely twins, Belgium farewells Queen Fabiola and more.
This is our second-last show for 2014.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s USA Visit
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge included a visit to the National September 11 Memorial during their three-day visit.
Royal Twins in Monaco
Monaco celebrates with Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene with the birth of twins – Gabriella Therese Marie and Jacques Honore Rainier – born just after 5.00 pm on Wednesday, 10 December 2014, at the Princess Grace Hospital.
Vale Queen Fabiola of Belgium (1928-2014)
Queen Fabiola passed away on Friday, 5 December 2014, at her home at Stuyvenbergh Castle, aged 86.
King Baudouin of Belgium married Fabiola de Mora y Aragon, on 1 December 1960 in Brussels. They were married for nearly 33 years until King Baudouin died in 1993.
Queen Fabiola’s state funeral will be held at St Michael and St Gudula Cathederal in Brussels on Friday, 12 December 2014, at 10.00 am