Podcast: Royal Victorian Order, Koningsdag & End Of An Era

The Duchess of Cambridge's new appointment, Koningsdag in Amersfoort, King Carl Gustaf celebrates his 73rd birthday, the end of an era in Japan and still no sign of Baby Sussex ... Wedding Anniversary The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated their 8th Wedding Anniversary on Monday, 29 April 2019. They were married in Westminster Abbey…

Podcast: Homecomings, New Appointment & Emperor’s Last Meeting

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have finally moved, Princess Madeline comes home, a forthcoming 79th birthday, Crown Princess Mary’s new appointment and Emperor Akihito’s last meeting.   Harry and Meghan Move House The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have finally moved into their new home at Frogmore Cottage, ready for their forthcoming baby's arrival.…

Podcast: Order of the Garter, Morocco Visit & Royal Wedding Exhibition

New titles for retiring monarchs, royal visit to Morocco, new appointments to the Order of the Garter, Crown Prince Haakon visits Porsgrunn and another royal wedding exhibition. New Title for Emperor and Empress of Japan The Imperial Household Agency in Tokyo has announced two new titles for their retiring Emperor and Empress. This is said…

Royal Birthday: Crown Princess Masako of Japan

Crown Princess Masako celebrated her 55th birthday on Sunday, 9 December 2018, in Japan. The Imperial Household Agency released new photos on 4 December, taken at Tōgū Palace, to mark the Crown Princess’s birthday. The Crown Princess has said, in a statement, she will do her best, despite feeling 'insecure' about becoming empress next year.…

Podcast: Royal Wedding Update, Abdication, Winter Olympics & No Prince John

Crown Prince Frederik acts as Regent, royal wedding update, abdication news, royalty attend the Winter Olympics and why the name 'John' is not an option for a royal baby. Crown Prince Regent Crown Prince Frederik will act as Regent during his mother Queen Margrethe's absence whilst she takes a two-week holiday, following the death and…

Podcast: Prince Harry, Abdication Update, Sir John Key and Queen’s Birthday

Prince Harry arrives in Sydney, a new bill passed in the Japanese Parliament, John Key receives a Knighthood in New Zealand and the Queen's Birthday in Australia. Prince Harry's Wet Walkabout Prince Harry visited Campbell's Cove to meet well-wishers in the pouring rain with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Veteran Affairs Minister David Elliott. See…

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…

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…