Sweden

Princess Madeleine shares new photos of her children

Princess Madeleine of Sweden has shared several new personal photos of her children, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas with a 2017 greeting. Prince Nicolas in the Swiss Alps. Photo: Princess Madeleine via her official Facebook With the four images, Madeleine said, “A very Happy New Year to all of you from Leonore & Nicolas!” Two pictures feature two-year-old Leonore and…
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Denmark

Danish twins celebrate 6th birthday

Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine of Denmark celebrated their 6th birthday today. They are the youngest children of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. They have an older brother, Prince Christian (b. 15 October 2005) and an older sister, Princess…
European Royals

European royals 2016 in photos: Part 3

Part 3 of our look back at the European royals in 2016 covers September through December. September:  The month of September was very busy and had the christening of Prince Alexander of Sweden, Princess Madeleine and Queen Silvia making a young girl’s dream come true, the Norwegian royals hosting a garden party and viewing of the film The King’s Choice in Jubilee Park, various royals…
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European Royals

European royals 2016 in pictures: Part 2

In a continuation of our series of the memorable moments of 2016 in the European royal houses, we have events from June through August below. June:  The month of June saw Sweden’s National Day and the King and Queen travel to Bhutan, Queen Máxima opened the…
Denmark

Foundation Spotlight: The Mary Foundation

The Mary Foundation (Mary Fonden) was founded in 2007 by Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. After her wedding to Crown Prince Frederick, the people of Denmark and Greenland raised and donated close to £123,000 (1.1 million Danish kroner) in celebration of the union as a national gift. This money was, in turn, used partially to create the Mary Foundation. The Crown Princess hands out medals at the…
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European Royals

European royals during 2016 in photos: Part 1

We have compiled a list of events and photos from the European royal houses, for our readers to enjoy and look back on. Events from January through May are featured below. January:  King Harald and Queen Sonja celebrated 25 years on the Norwegian throne. They became the…
Luxembourg

Grand Duke Jean hospitalised

His Royal Highness Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg was hospitalised a few days ago according to the Grand Ducal Court. The doctors of His Royal Highness are satisfied with his progress and are confident he will make a full recovery. In a press release, the Grand Ducal Court…
Sweden

Breaking News: Queen Silvia of Sweden released from hospital

Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden has been released from hospital. In a press release, the Swedish Royal Court said, “The Queen has left Danderyd Hospital and is back home at Drottningholm Palace. The Queen has recovered and is feeling well under the circumstances.” In a text message to Expressen, the Royal Court’s Director of Information and Press Department, Margareta Thorgren…
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