Podcast: Norwegian Literature Ambassador, State Opening of Parliament & Koningsdag

A forthcoming Coronation later this year, Crown Princess Mette-Marit's new role, Emperor Akihito's abdication news, State Opening of Parliament in Britain, and Koningsdag (King’s Day). Thai Coronation King Maha Vajiralongkorn's forthcoming coronation will take place later this year. Watch this space for more details ... Norwegian Literature Ambassador Crown Princess Mette-Marit, who has organised the…

Happy 50th Birthday To King Willem-Alexander

New photos have been released to celebrate King Willem-Alexander's 50th birthday on 27 April 2017. These five photos were taken at Villa Eikenhorst in Wassenaar. You too can send your birthday greetings or messages of congratulations to King Willem-Alexander via this link - https://www.koninklijkhuis.nl/actueel/felicitaties/50e-verjaardag-koning-willem-alexander The Royal Family will be spending King's Day (Koningsdag) in Tilburg this year. Birthday…

Norway’s King Harald and Queen Sonja 80th Birthday Celebrations

King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway are celebrating their 80th birthdays in 2017 with a joint celebration on 9 and 10 May. King Harald celebrated his 80th birthday on 21 February and Queen Sonja's will take place on 4 July. Several events in Oslo on 9 and 10 May will be open to members…

Anzac Day Commemorations, 2017

Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove and Prince Andrew attended Anzac Day commemorations held on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Australians and New Zealanders commemorate Anzac Day in honour of those brave men who died at Gallipoli in the Dardanelles in 1915. The ill-fated military campaign by the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) against the Turks…

William, Kate and Harry Discuss Mental Health Issues

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry feature in a new film which has been released as part of the Heads Together campaign’s #OkToDay series. The film captures a conversation between the Duke and Duchess and Prince Harry which took place at Kensington Palace, focusing on bereavement, modern childhood, dealing with trauma in…

Podcast: Spanish State Visit News, Canada 150th Centenary Celebrations, Easter Sunday & Prince Harry Interview

Spanish state visit postponed, a forthcoming royal visit to Canada, Easter Sunday at Windsor, Crown Princess Victoria in Japan and Prince Harry discusses mental health issues. Spanish State Visit to UK Update There's been a change in schedule for King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain's forthcoming state visit to the United Kingdom. Find…

Princess Isabella of Denmark celebrates 10th Birthday

Princess Isabella celebrates her 10th birthday on Friday, 21 April 2017. H.K.H. Prinsesse Isabella fylder i dag 10 år 🇩🇰 I anledning af fødselsdagen er der taget nye billeder af Prinsessen. Se flere på Kongehusets hjemmeside, Kongehuset.dk 📸 Steen Evald © A post shared by DET DANSKE KONGEHUS (@detdanskekongehus) on Apr 20, 2017 at 9:58pm…

Prince Alexander of Sweden Celebrates 1st Birthday

The Swedish Royal Court has released three gorgeous new photos to mark Prince Alexander's first birthday on Wednesday, 19 April 2017. Prince Alexander will become a big brother in September when his parents, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia's second child is born. Anyone who wishes to leave a greeting to the Prince can do…

Queen Margrethe II celebrates her 77th birthday at Marselisborg Palace

Queen Margrethe celebrated her 77th birthday with her family at Marselisborg Castle on 16 April 2017, instead of Amalienborg The Queen's birthday coincided with Easter Sunday this year. Det er H.M. Dronningens fødselsdag. Fra klokken 11.20 åbnes portene til Marselisborg Slot og publikum kan få adgang til Slotshaven, hvor Dronningen og den kongelige familie klokken…

Podcast: Crown Princess Victoria’s 40th Birthday Plans, Vimy Commemorations & Enlightened Princesses

A thanksgiving service for Lord Snowdon, 40th birthday plans, cute royal bridal attendants, Vimy commemorations and the Enlightened Princesses exhibition. Service for Lord Snowdon The Queen and Prince Philip, accompanied by other members of the Royal Family attended a Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Antony Charles Robert Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon,…