Podcast: Grand Duke Jean Funeral, Thai Coronation & Baby Sussex

Grand Duke Jean's funeral, a royal wedding and a coronation in Thailand, new Emperor and Empress first public appearance, Baby Sussex has finally arrived and some history behind royal titles. Grand Duke Jean Funeral The list of Royal Guests at Grand Duke Jean’s Funeral on 4 May 2019, with countries listed in alphabetical order. Belgium…

Thai King Squashes Princess’s Political Bid To Become PM

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has denounced his older sister’s bid to run for Prime Minister in Thailand’s election in a statement on Friday, 8 February 2019. Princess Ubolratana Mahidol, aged 67, was nominated as a candidate for the Thaksin-alled Thai Raksa Chart Party, until the King intervened more than 12 hours later, saying it was…

Podcast: Thailand To Sue Facebook, Party at the Palace, Golden Wedding Anniversary Stamps & Richard The Lionheart

New statues of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, the Thai Government threatens to sue Facebook, a Party at the Palace, new stamps of Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik, and King Richard the First’s heart. Statues of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip New statues of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip to be installed in…

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: By:Larm, Prince Harry, Queen’s Baton Relay & Scottish Castle for Sale

Norway's Crown Prince Couple attend by:Larm, can Prince Harry marry a divorcee, the Queen's Baton, Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko visit Thailand, and a Scottish castle is for sale. Crown Prince Couple attend by:Larm Music Festival Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit attend a songwriting camp leading up to the by:Larm music festival. Kronprinsparet inviterte…

Podcast: Princess Anne’s Yacht Trouble, State Visit To Denmark & Prince Philip Strikes Again!

The last Tsarina's gift is sold, help when Princess Anne's Yacht breaks down, forthcoming royal visits, Prince Philip's latest joke and bad news about Princess Alexandra and the Duke of Kent. Tsarina's Christening Gift ... Sold! Find out in this week's show who bought the jewelled cutlery set and how much they paid after we…

New Years Eve Speeches, 2016

Speeches from Queen Margrethe, King Harald and King Maha Vajiralongkorn on New Year's Eve. We have provided English translations wherever possible. King Harald V of Norway King Harald V's New Year's Speech (Kongens nyttårstale) broadcast via NRK at 7.30 pm on 31 December 2016. King Maha Vajiralongkorn of Thailand King Maha Vajiralongkorn's first New Year's…

Podcast: BBC Thai, John Key Says Goodbye, Robert The Bruce Revealed & Prince Harry

BBC Thai in trouble, Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace, New Zealand's Prime Minister farewells the Queen, Robert the Bruce's face revealed and Prince Harry finishes his Caribbean tour. BBC in Thailand Why has the BBC run foul of authorities in Thailand on a profile piece about King Maha Vajiralongkorn? Find out in this week's show.…

Podcast: Royal Baby, New Thai King & Prince Harry’s Visit Continues

A royal stuff-up at Windsor Castle, royal baby news, new Thai King proclaimed, Prince Harry's Caribbean visit continues, including technical difficulties. Royal Christmas Tree Controversy A right royal stuff-up when Coburg officials delivered a Christmas tree for Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. Listen to this week's show to find out more details. See some of…