Luxembourg

Luxembourg's royal baby stars in historic new family photos

Luxembourg’s royals have shared an historic, three generations photo. Grand Duke Henri, the current ruler, has posed for the special image alongside the heir to the throne, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, and newborn Prince Charles, the baby who is destined to one day reign in Luxembourg. Henri, Guillaume and Charles of Luxembourg in front of a portrait of the late Grand Duke Jean(photo…
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The Gloucesters

The Royal Family celebrates the Duchess of Gloucester on her birthday

The Duchess of Gloucester’s ongoing work has been highlighted by the Royal Family on her birthday. The Duchess turns 74 on June 20th 2020. A range of photos of the duchess were shared on the official Twitter and Instagram accounts of the Royal Family along with words of praise for her ongoing dedication to royal duties. There was a reminder of the high level of engagements the Duchess…
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A Calendar of Queens: June

The first month of summer has brought many new beginnings for some famous queens and it’s been a moment of crowning glory for others. June is also the month when five English queens said farewell. Here’s a calendar of queens for June. Birth of a Queen Just…
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Celebrating a groundbreaking royal wedding

It was the day that the first of a new wave of queens in waiting in Europe got married. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden has been a royal revolution in her own right and her wedding day was just as groundbreaking. Join Lydia Starbuck, Moniek Bloks and Brittani Barger for a look at the spectacle and significance of the royal wedding of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of…
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Royal Wedding Flowers: the Countess of Wessex

When Sophie Rhys Jones married Prince Edward on June 19th 1999 at St. George’s Chapel, she carried a bouquet with more than a hint of the past about it. The couple who starred in the last big Windsor wedding of the 20th century had gone for something of a medieval theme in the look of their big day and the flowers carried by the bride fitted right in. From the pageboys and bridesmaids in…
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