Princess Madeleine’s Thank You Message Following Daughter Adrienne’s Birth

Princess Madeleine of Sweden has thanked well-wishers on social media following the birth of her third child Adrienne earlier this year. Princess Adrienne Josephine Alice was born on Friday, 9 March 2018, at 12.41 am at Danderyd Hospital in Stockholm. The proud grandfather, King Carl XVI Gustaf, announced her name and title at a Council…

Royal Baby 2018 Commemorative China To Celebrate Prince Louis’ Birth

Buckingham Palace has exclusively commissioned a range of official commemorative china to celebrate the birth of Prince Louis on 23 April 2018. The design features the words, ‘Welcome to our new royal baby’, features the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s coronet and colourful illustrations based on the lion and the unicorn from the Royal Arms.…

Podcast: Prince Louis Born, King Carl XVI Gustaf Breaks New Record & Windsor Castle History

William and Kate welcome their new son, King Harald in hospital, Queen Margrethe’s tomb revealed, Sweden's longest-reigning monarch on the Royal Palace’s roof, and new research on Windsor Castle's origins. Introducing HRH Prince Louis of Cambridge The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's third baby was born on 23 April 2018 (St George's Day) at 11.01…

King Carl XVI Gustaf Makes History As Sweden’s Longest-Reigning Monarch

King Carl XVI Gustaf makes history as he becomes Sweden’s longest-reigning monarch on Thursday, 26 April 2018. The Swedish King, who turns 72 on Monday, 30 April, has reigned for 44 years and 223 days, overtaking Magnus IV Ericsson who reigned from 8 July 1319 to 15 February 1364. Magnus Eriksson was also King of…

King Carl XVI Gustaf 72nd Birthday Celebration Plans

Celebrations for King Carl XVI Gustaf’s 72nd Birthday will take place in the Outer Courtyard at the Royal Palace in Stockholm on Monday, 30 April 2018. King Carl Gustaf has become Sweden's longest-reigning monarch in Swedish history, overtaking King Magnus IV on 26 April 2018. He was the youngest child and only son born to…

King George V Knights Australian General Sir John Monash

King George V knights an Australian Commander on the battlefield during World War I, the first in 200 years. John Monash was born in West Melbourne on 27 June 1865, born to Jewish parents who emigrated from Prussia (now Poland). His family moved to Jerilderie in the Riverina region of New South Wales. Monash attended…

By St George! A New Baby Prince For William and Kate!

Kensington Palace has announced the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a son at the Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington on 23 April 2018. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth. The little prince was born at 11.01 am (local…

Duchess of Cambridge Due To Give Birth To Third Child

Kensington Palace has announced that the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London earlier this morning in the early stages of labour. The Duke of Cambridge accompanied the Duchess in the car from Kensington Palace to the Lindo Wing. Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to St. Mary’s…

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle To Attend ANZAC Day Services

Kensington Palace has announced Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will attend services commemorating ANZAC Day on Wednesday, 25 April 2018. Australians and New Zealanders commemorate Anzac Day in honour of the 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)…