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Queen Elizabeth visits an animal shelter, Prince Harry heads to Australia, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrate St Patrick’s Day, King Richard III reburial update, news from Sweden, and more.

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Battersea Dogs & Cats Home

Can the staff persuade the Queen to take this corgi home?

Visit the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home to find out more details about their work.

Our Digger Prince

Prince Harry (pictured during the 2013 International Fleet Review in Sydney) will spend a month with the Australian Army on secondment, after announcing he will be leaving the Army in June.

 

Prince Harry with Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott met with the Special Air Service Regiment (SASR) on 6 October 2013.

Find out in this week’s show where our Digger Prince will be based during his time in Australia.

The "Rising Sun", emblem of the Australian Army, used since 1991.

The “Rising Sun”, emblem of the Australian Army, used since 1991.

St Patrick’s Day Shenanigans

The Duchess of Cambridge presents shamrocks to the soldiers of the Irish Guards, including their mascot.

The Princess Royal visits Save The Children Fund in the Philippines and meets with President Benigno Aquino.

 

Dutch Royal Visit To Denmark

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark greets King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands at Copenhagen Airport.

 

Queen Margrethe gives a Speech at the State Banquet.

Read Queen Margrethe II’s Speech in English and Dutch.

King Richard III Reinterment News

Leicester counts down the days until King Richard the Third is finally reinterred in Leicester Cathedral on Thursday, 26 of March.

Road closures affect traffic around Leicester from 21 to 29 March.

Expect traffic delays around Leicester. King Richard III Route road sign near Leicester.

Find out about more details, including various activities, in the King Richard the Third Reinterment Programme.

Swedish Royal Wedding Update

The Swedish Royal Court has announced that Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist will be married in June. Tune in to this week’s show for more details.

HRH Prince Carl Philip and Miss Sofia Hellqvist, 27 June 2014. Photo: The Royal Court, Sweden

HRH Prince Carl Philip and Miss Sofia Hellqvist, 27 June 2014. Photo: The Royal Court, Sweden