Royal Birthday: King Juan Carlos of Spain

Spain’s former monarch, King Juan Carlos, celebrates his 81st birthday on Saturday, 5 January 2018. Reign (1975-2014) He was born in 1938 in Rome, Italy, the eldest son of Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona and Princess María Mercedes of Bourton-Two Sicilies, after his grandfather, Alfonso XIII, his Queen Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg and other members…

Prince George Celebrates 4th Birthday

Kensington Palace has released a gorgeous new photo to mark Prince George's 4th birthday on 22 July. The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George to mark His Royal Highness's fourth birthday tomorrow. The Duke and Duchess are very pleased to share this lovely picture as they celebrate…

Prince Harry Launches 2018 Invictus Games in Sydney

Prince Harry arrived in Sydney to officially launch the countdown to the fourth Invictus Games at a celebration at Admiralty House on Wednesday, 7 June 2017, to mark 500 days to go until the opening ceremony in Sydney 2018. Australia’s Governor-General and Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Ambassador Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d) and Lady Cosgrove…

Princess Leonore Celebrates 3rd Birthday

The Swedish Royal Court has released gorgeous new photos to mark Princess Leonore's 3rd Birthday on Monday, 20 February 2017. Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill's eldest child, Princess Leonore Lilian Maria, Duchess of Gotland, was born on 20 February 2014 at the Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, USA. Meanwhile, in Sweden, a…

Prince Philip Opens New Brompton Bicycle Factory

Prince Philip opened the new Brompton Bicycle Factory in Greenford in West London, celebrating British engineering and ingenuity, on Monday, 28 November 2016. Founder Andrew Ritchie gave the Duke of Edinburgh a tour of the factory. Prince Philip viewed the processes involved in designing and building the famous Brompton folding bike and he met a…

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark’s New Year Address, 2015

HM Queen Margrethe II gave her New Year's Address on 31 December, at 6.00 pm (local time) from Fredensborg Palace, which was broadcasted on television and radio. "God Save Denmark" The original transcript of Queen Margrethe's New Year's Address. A transcript of the English translation is also available. History The New Year's Address is usually…

Podcast: Royal Wedding Anniversary, More Royal Visits & Crown Princess Mary Movie

Charles and Camilla in WA, Queen and Prince Philip in Birmingham, Queen Margrethe's New Year's Address and our verdict on that movie about Crown Princess Mary. Prince Charles and Camilla in Western Australia The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall visited The National Anzac Centre during their visit to Albany. At an event…