House of Windsor Centenary, Crown Princess Victoria’s 40th birthday, the Queen visits Canada House, William and Kate’s official visit and King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima unveil a new MH17 Memorial.

House of Windsor Centenary

King George V changed the Royal Family’s name from Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Windsor on 17 July 1917 during World War I.

King George V in 1923

Visit the Royal Mint to find out more details about the House of Windsor commemorative coin.

Crown Princess Victoria 40th Birthday

Two days of festivities for Crown Princess Victoria’s 40th Birthday in Stockholm and Öland.

The Crown Princess Family travelled through Stockholm in a carriage. Photo: Lisa Raihle Rehbäck/Kungahuset.se

See our article for more details about the celebrations.

Find out in this week’s show about King Carl XVI Gustaf’s response regarding abdicating in favour of his daughter.

Canada House

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip attend Canada’s 150th Celebrations at Canada House in London on Wednesday, 19 July 2017.

Source: Facebook/The Royal Family

Outgoing Governor-General David Johnston presented the Queen with a Sapphire Jubilee Gift.

Source: Facebook/GGDavidJohnston

Hashtag: #Canada150

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Poland and Germany

William and Kate, and their children are warmly welcomed when they arrived in Poland for an official visit.

A message from Queen Elizabeth II which was delivered during Prince William’s Speech at a Garden Party.

MH17 National Monument

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima attend a service a the MH17 National Monument near Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport.

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima with 17 children at the MH17 National Monument. Photo: © ANP / Remko de Waal

Visit the MH17 National Monument website for more details.

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