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Countess of Wessex to attend Commonwealth Women's Affairs Ministers Meeting in Nairobi

The Countess of Wessex will continue her work with the Women, Peace and Security agenda (WPS) and the Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative (PSVI) as she visits Nairobi, Kenya from 19th to 20th September. The Countess will deliver a speech at the opening of the Commonwealth Women’s Affairs Ministers Meeting. Hosted by the government of Kenya, the theme for the 12th Commonwealth…
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The Countess of Wessex and Lady Louise attend Burghley Horse Trials

It was a mother-daughter day out Sunday as Lady Louise Windsor joined the Countess of Wessex for the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in Stamford. The duo – both dressed in blue blazers – appeared in high spirits as they took in the annual event, which was held Thursday through Sunday. The Countess and Lady Louise watched competitors in showjumping and also walked the event…
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Crown Princess Couple of Sweden visits Electrolux

Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel visited a familiar household name on Wednesday, honouring the 100th anniversary of appliance brand Electrolux. During their visit, the Crown Princess Couple got a tour of the company’s Stockholm headquarters and learned…
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Prince Daniel visits startup generator Antler

As a former business owner himself and a strong advocate for entrepreneurship, Prince Daniel surely had much in common with the professionals he met Tuesday in Stockholm at a startup generator called Antler. The company supports motivated individuals who want to start businesses, and the Prince met with Anders Hammarbäck, partner at Antler, along with a group of entrepreneurs who are…
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Royal style roundup: August 2019

Kristin Contino, Chief Reporter: Both of Kristin’s top looks this month come from Spain’s Queen Letizia. For the Spanish royal family’s annual summer photocall, Queen Letizia wore a gorgeous pink-and-white floral dress with a full skirt. The dress is…
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Queen Silvia celebrates "Day of the Ancients" in Ekerö

Queen Silvia celebrated “The Day of the Ancients” on Wednesday in Ekerö. The Queen met with local citizens during the event and enjoyed a sunny late August day of music and conversation at Ekebyhov’s castle park. Older residents of the community, along with their relatives, took in a festive picnic atmosphere during which Queen Silvia was given the opportunity to meet and…
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