British RoyalsPrince Charles and Camilla

The Duchess of Cornwall marks naval anniversary

The Duchess of Cornwall visited the HMS ASTUTE on Friday at Her Majesty’s Naval Base Clyde to meet with the commanding officer of the submarine and members of its crew. It was revealed in a statement from the Royal Navy that Camilla’s visit was meant to mark the 10th anniversary of its commissioning into service. On 27 August 2010, the Duchess launched the submarine as its lady sponsor and…
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The Duchess of Cornwall undertakes first engagement with The Rifles Regiment

The Duchess of Cornwall carried out her first engagement as Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles Regiment earlier this week, visiting their barracks at Beachley Barracks in Gloucestershire on Monday. Camilla became Colonel-in-Chief of the Regiment following The Duke of Edinburgh’s retirement in July. The handover was made official at a ceremonial event at Windsor Castle; Camilla accepted the post…
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DenmarkEuropean Royals

Denmark's Crown Prince Couple attends Flag Day comemmorations

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary attended Flag Day commemorations at Kastellet in Copenhagen on the first weekend of September. Flag Day, which honours the Danish soldiers, foreign ministry and emergency services personnel who have been sent abroad for military or other missions, was established in 2009 and has been attended by members of the Danish Royal Family every year since…
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Granny Knows Best: the grandparents of Margrethe II

Queen Margrethe of Denmark is descended from royalty on both sides of her family tree. Today, let’s look at their lives more in depth. Christian X of Denmark Embed from Getty Images Queen Margrethe’s paternal grandfather was Christian X of Denmark, who reigned from 1912 to 1947. He also reigned as the last King of Iceland. He lived according to stringent belief in royal authority but…
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