King Carl XVI Gustaf’s 70th Birthday Celebration Plans

King Carl XVI Gustaf's birthday is celebrated with a number of events from Monday 25 to Saturday 30 April. Monday, 25 April The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry, the Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences and the Royal Swedish Society of Naval Sciences will host a seminar on…

Podcast: The Servant Queen, Swedish Jubilee Stamps, My Big Day & Prince William

New railway line is named in the Queen's honour, the Queen's faith, Swedish Jubilee celebrations, a fairytale party with a real princess and Prince William juggles work. Elizabeth Line London's Crossrail was renamed Elizabeth Line in the Queen's honour. Find out more about the Royal Family's long association with London's transport system in this week's…

Sweden’s Princess Estelle Celebrates Her 4th Birthday

The Swedish Royal Court released two new photos to mark HRH Princess Estelle's 4th birthday on 23 February 2016. Her parents, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel welcomed their first child, Princess Estelle, Duchess of Östergötland, on 23 February 2012. Princess Estelle, who is second in line of succession in Sweden, following her mother, Crown Princess…

Podcast: Young Minds Matter, 90th Birthday & Lillehammer Youth Olympic Games

Exhibition focusing on William Shakespeare, a 90th birthday party fit for a Queen, the Duchess of Cambridge's temporary newsroom, a royal wedding anniversary and the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Winter Olympic Games. Shakespeare in the Royal Library A new exhibition focusing on William Shakespeare is now at Windsor Castle from Saturday, 13 February 2016 to Sunday, 1…

Podcast: Royal Baby, Silver Jubilee & 50 Years of Decimal Currency

We're back for 2016! Tune in regarding Queen Elizabeth's return from Sandringham. Why was one State Visit postponed?  News of the first royal baby for 2016. Silver Jubilee celebrations in Norway. Australia celebrates 50 years of decimal currency, and what it was nearly called, and more. Great Northern Train The Queen catches the 10.54 am…