Norway

King Harald to remain in hospital for 'several days'

The King of Norway is being treated in hospital for an infection. Harald V will remain at Oslo University Hospital for ”several days” while he receives intravenous antibiotics for the condition. His condition is described as stable. King Harald, who is 85, was taken to hospital on August 4th 2022 after becoming ill with a fever that required further investigation. Doctors…
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Norway

Norway's Prime Minister sends best wishes to Harald V after king is admitted to hospital

The Prime Minister of Norway, Jonas Gahr Store, has sent his best wishes to King Harald after the monarch was admitted to hospital. The King of Norway was taken to Oslo University Hospital on August 4th 2022 after suffering a fever. In a short statement, the Royal Court said that the fever was under investigation and the king was in a stable condition. Soon afterwards, Jonas Gahr Store, took…
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Norway

King Harald of Norway admitted to hospital

King Harald V is in a stable condition in hospital after developing a fever. In a brief statement, the Royal Court said: ”His Majesty the King was today admitted to Oslo University Hospital for the investigation of fever. His condition is stable.” No…
Features

A Duchess's trip to honour her mother

No one knew it at the time but on August 4th 1900, a woman who would change the course of royal history had made her debut. The birth of a daughter to Claude and Cecilia Bowes-Lyon didn’t trouble the papers of the day one jot. But as baby Elizabeth, later queen and…
Features

The mysterious beginnings of a famous queen consort

She lived most of her adult life in the spotlight and yet one very basic detail of her story is shrouded in mystery. For no one is really sure exactly where Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother was born. And no one did more to get people guessing than the Queen Mum herself. In 1980, as preparations were under way for her eightieth birthday celebrations, a Clarence House press officer was asked to…
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British Royals

Princess Charlotte cheers on swimmers as she joins Royal Family at Commonwealth Games

Princess Charlotte has been enjoying the latest swimming heats at the Commonwealth Games as she headed to Birmingham with her parents, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The Cambridges took their seats poolside at the Sandwell Aquatics Centre on August 2nd 2022 at the start of a day at the Games. Also watching were the Earl and Countess of Wessex and their two children, Lady Louise…
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