British RoyalsPrincess Anne and FamilyThe Queen

The Queen makes her first public video call to thank carers

The Queen and The Princess Royal participated in a video call to celebrate Carers Week 2020 in the UK, marking the first time Her Majesty has taken part in a virtual engagement as part of her duties. The royal duo joined a group of carers on the call along with the CEO of The Carers Trust, Gareth Howells, to learn more about the work carers are doing and how they balance their own mental health…
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Denmark

Crown Princess Mary opens new Holmegaard Works

Crown Princess Mary explored the history of glassmaking in Denmark as she officially opened the design museum Holmegaard Works (Homegaard Værk) in South Zealand on Monday. Built on the site of the former Holmegaard Glassworks, the new museum showcases glass, ceramics…
Monaco

Prince Albert chairs first workshop for the 11th Monaco Blue Initiative

Although the Monaco Blue Initiative had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, Prince Albert II took the marine life protection event online last week for the first of three virtual workshops. Both the Initiative and Monaco Ocean Week were due to be held in late March, however, the outbreak of COVID-19 forced their plans to change. The Prince Albert II Foundation and Oceanographic…
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FashionThe Cambridges

Reader poll: The Duchess of Cambridge's top five outfits of 2020 so far

From Barbour on the farm to McQueen at the BAFTAs, we’ve seen an array of looks on the Duchess of Cambridge this year (even though some have only been from the waist up on Zoom). When it came down to choosing her top outfits from the first half of 2020, our editorial team just couldn’t decide … so we turned to our readers. After narrowing the list down to just five outfits…
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The Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander to attend Memorial Day ceremony in Margraten

The 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands will be marked by King Willem-Alexander on Sunday, 24 May. The King will visit the Netherlands American Cemeteryand Memorial in Margraten and lay the first wreath during the annual commemoration ceremony, which is held the day before Memorial Day in the United States. “Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19, this…
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