Prince & Princess of Wales

The Prince of Wales unveils this year's Earthshot Prize finalists

The Prince of Wales has announced the 15 finalists for this year’s Earthshot Prize during the Earthshot Prize Innovation Summit in New York City. They’ve been chosen after more than 1,100 nominees were recommended by the expert council that spends each year searching the globe for the top 15 that receive nominations. Six continents are represented this year across five categories…
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Prince & Princess of Wales

The lifejacket that put a smile on the face of a princess

The Princess of Wales has visited the Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton, learning about the vital operations that take place at one of the UK’s busiest air fields. Catherine visited in her capacity as Commodore in Chief of the Fleet Air Arm, one of her newer military appointments. During her visit, the Princess was treated to a flyover of a F-35B Lightning and met air traffic…
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Prince & Princess of Wales

The Prince and Princess of Wales put out an advert for a CEO

The Prince and Princess of Wales are looking to add a Chief Executive Officer for their household, and the job could be yours if you have a “low ego” and are progressive and innovative in your work. The job posting on the Odgers Berndston recruiting website quickly went viral on the internet, thanks in part to the choice to call the position the CEO rather than a Master of the Household, as…
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Sweden

The links between Empress Josephine and two modern symbols of Swedish royalty

The Swedish Royal Family has a knack for jewellery, and that’s especially true of their steel tiaras. There are two steel cut tiaras in their vault: the Steel Cut Tiara and the Steel Cut Bandeau. The Cut Steel Tiara dates back to Queen Hortense of Holland’s time—she was the granddaughter of Empress Joséphine—and lived as queen consort between 1806 and 1810. The steel tiara is…
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