Monaco

Princess Stéphanie of Monaco meets new mothers at Princess Grace Hospital

On Monday, Princess Stéphanie of Monaco visited the maternity ward at the Princess Grace Hospital in Monte Carlo, Monaco.  The visit was made in connection with the local celebration of Mother’s Day, which fell on Sunday, 9 May and was organised by the Monaco Red Cross.  Princess Stéphanie visited newborn babies and their mothers and distributed newborn baby clothes to the newest…
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The Netherlands

Queen Máxima hands out Apples of Orange prize for mental health association

On Tuesday, Queen Máxima of the Netherlands presented the ‘Apples of Orange’ prize from the Orange Foundation at Noordeinde Palace in The Hague. King Willem-Alexander was also present for the ceremony. The prize winners are awarded a cash prize of €15,000 each and a bronze statuette designed by Princess Beatrix. The prize is celebrating the 19th anniversary since its inauguration…
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Spain

King Felipe and Queen Letizia open new memorial centre for terrorism victims

On Tuesday, June 1st, King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain travelled to Basque Country, in the town of Vitoria-Gasteiz, to open the country’s first memorial for terrorism victims. Dressed in sober black clothes, Their Majesties arrived at the site, where they were welcomed by State, Regional and Local authorities, as well as representatives for the Foundation Center for the Memory of…
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Spain

King Felipe of Spain receives Covid-19 vaccine in Madrid

King Felipe of Spain received the coronavirus vaccine on Saturday according to official palace sources.  His Majesty received his jab in the Wizink Centre in the Spanish capital of Madrid. This came shortly after the conclusion of the National Armed Forces Day events, in which he took part honouring those who lost their lives in combat, but also all the Spanish citizens who died because of…
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