Queen Margrethe II Thanks Danish Public For Their Support

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark has thanked well-wishers following the funeral of her late husband, Prince Henrik, on Tuesday, 20 February 2018. The Queen's message translated into English. Amalienborg, 21 February 2018 For me and my family, it has been deeply moving to experience the warmth and sympathy that has flowed from all parts of…

Prince Henrik’s Health Deteriorates: Crown Prince Frederik Returns Home

The Danish Royal Court announced a significant deterioration in Prince Henrik’s health, following reports he was in hospital last week. Crown Prince Frederik, in South Korea for the Winter Olympics, is on his way home instead of attending the Opening Ceremony at PyeongChang. The Crown Prince, a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), attended…

Denmark’s Prince Henrik Diagnosed With Dementia

The Danish Royal Court has confirmed details Prince Henrik has been diagnosed with Dementia. A specialist team at Rigshospitalet made the diagnosis after a long investigation and a series of examinations during the late summer months. The diagnosis implies a decline in Prince Henrik’s cognitive functional level, which is greater than usual, according to Rigshospitalet,…

Prince Henrik Readmitted to Hospital

The Danish Royal Court has reported that Prince Henrik was admitted to Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen on Sunday evening on 13 August, after suffering pain in his right leg. This recent admission was said to be complications following surgery last month. At this stage, no additional surgery is required at this stage. Prince Henrik and Queen…

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Celebrates Her 76th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark celebrated her 76th Birthday on Saturday, 16 April 2016. Crowds waited outside Amalienborg to congratulate Queen Margrethe. The Danish Royal Family appeared on the balconies at Christian IX’s Palace, shortly after the Changing of the Guard at 12.00 noon. Embed from Getty Images Queen Margrethe also appeared with her grandchildren.…

Podcast: China State Visit, Indonesia & The Republic … Again!

King Carl XVI Gustaf's statement, the Chinese State Visit, Sir Peter Cosgrove in London, Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik visit Indonesia and former Prime Minister Paul Keating's views on the monarchy and the flag. Listen to the show: Sweden in Shock King Carl XVI Gustaf issued the following statement on Thursday, 22 October 2015 regarding…

Podcast: Lèse-majesté, The Queen’s People & King Salman Leaves France

A new record for lèse-majesté offences in Thailand, Queen Elizabeth as you've never seen her before, a new DVD on King Richard III's Reinterment, King Salmon leaves France and Prince Henrik's poetry readings. Prince Henrik the Poet Did you know that Denmark's Prince Consort (pictured in the recent photo call) is also a poet? Find…

Podcast: Prince Harry, Queen Margrethe & Wedding Anniversary

Prince Harry arrives in Canberra, 75th Birthday celebrations have started for Queen Margrethe II, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary, and more. Queen's Birthday 2015 Australia Post have released two new stamps to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 89th Birthday later this month. Visit the Australia Post Shop to…