Royal Easter Greetings, 2019

Easter celebrations vary among Europe's royal families, including painting eggs, centuries-old traditions, a message for all Christians and a photo on Instagram. Easter Greeting from Marselisborg Palace Queen Margrethe paints Easter eggs at Marselisborg Palace in Aarhus during the days leading up to Easter. During the early 1970s, Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik began a…

Podcast: Commonwealth Day, Texas & Amalienborg Celebrates 225 Years

The Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey, Crown Princess Victoria celebrates her Name Day, Crown Princess Mary in Texas and Amalienborg Palace celebrates 225 years. Name Days in Sweden If you're in Sweden, you can celebrate your Name Day, like Crown Princess Victoria, as well as your birthday. We explain why King Carl XVI Gustaf's…

Queen Elizabeth has sent a message of condolence following the recent wildfires in California, where more than 1,000 people remain missing. At least 63 people are confirmed dead in what is described as the nation's deadliest wildfire in one hundred years. About 52,000 people have been evacuated to shelters, homes of friends and relatives, motels…

Crown Prince Frederik’s 50th Birthday Celebrations

Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark will celebrate his 50th birthday on Saturday, 26 May 2018, with several events including races, a balcony appearance and a gala dinner. The Danish Royal Court has released a new logo and two new photographs ahead of the Crown Prince’s birthday on 26 May, with Frederik wearing a military uniform…

Podcast: Spanish Royal Visit, St Patrick’s Day Parade & Prince Richard’s Passing

Two state visits to Britain, Queen Elizabeth grants royal assent, sad news from Denmark, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend a St Patrick's Day parade and more ... State Visits To Britain King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia will pay a state visit to the UK in June, after accepting an invitation from Queen…

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…

King Abdullah II Goes To Washington

Jordan's King Abdullah II and Queen Rania met with the newly-elected President Donald Trump during an official visit to Washington. He is the first Arab leader to visit since the new administration took over last month. صاحبا الجلالة والرئيس الأمريكي دونالد ترامب خلال حفل إفطار الدعاء الوطني في العاصمة الأمريكية واشنطن Thier Majesties and the US…

Podcast: No Abdication in Denmark, Sapphire Jubilee & Georgian Papers Programme

Abdication rumours again, Queen Elizabeth's Sapphire Jubilee, new information about King George III, Swedish royal news and Prince Albert's plans for his mother's old home. Abdication Rumours Again! It's business as usual for Denmark's Queen Margrethe this week with a state visit and attending a Museum exhibition opening. Queen Margrethe still has no plans to abdicate…

Will President Donald Trump Meet With Prince Charles Regarding Climate Change?

Speculation has already arisen whether President Donald Trump meets with Prince Charles during the forthcoming state visit. Of significant interest during @realDonaldTrump UK State Visit will be the meetings he has with the environmentalist Prince Charles. — Peter Hunt (@BBCPeterHunt) January 27, 2017 British Prime Minister passed on the Queen's invitation to President Trump last…

Queen Elizabeth II Invites US President Donald Trump For State Visit

Queen Elizabeth has invited the new US President Donald Trump and the First Lady to Britain for a state visit later this year. British Prime Minister Theresa May made the announcement during a media conference on Friday, 27 January 2017. Embed from Getty Images "I have today been able to convey her Majesty, the Queen’s…