British RoyalsThe Sussexes

The Queen reportedly vetoed creation of independent household for Harry and Meghan

A new report from The Sunday Times indicates that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex may have wanted to create their own household separate from the tethers at Buckingham Palace, though it was vetoed by The Queen and the Prince of Wales. According to a royal source, Harry and Meghan “wanted their household to be entirely independent of Buckingham Palace, but were told ‘no.’” The source…
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European RoyalsSweden

Swedish royals host dinner for Parliament

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia hosted a dinner at the Royal Palace on Thursday evening for the 432 members of Parliament and government. Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, and Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia also attended the dinner, which is held every time there is a parliamentary election. Photo: Sara Friberg / Kungl. Royal Court The dinner also included a concert…
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British RoyalsThe Cambridges

The Duchess of Cambridge to visit The Foundling Museum

The Duchess of Cambridge will visit the Foundling Museum next week to learn about how the facility uses art to engage with young people who have been marginalised by society. The Foundling Museum commemorates the Foundling Hospital, which was the first children’s charity and public art gallery in the United Kingdom. “We aim to inspire everyone to make a positive contribution to society, by…
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European RoyalsSpain

King and Queen of Spain welcomed State Visit from Peru

The King and Queen of Spain welcomed the President and First Lady of Peru for a State Visit this week. President Martín Alberto Vizcarra and his wife, Maribel Díaz Cabello, were in Spain to help strengthen relations between their countries and to also attend the opening of the 38th edition of the International Contemporary Art Fair -ARCOmadrid, of which Peru is the guest country. Upon their…
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