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Opinion: What about Prince Sverre Magnus as Scottish King?

Royal Central’s Senior Europe Correspondent, Oskar Aanmoen, gives his opinion on why he believes Norway’s Prince Sverre Magnus should be the Scottish king if they became independent and chose to continue to live under a monarchy: Right now, it’s no secret that politics in the United Kingdom is in chaos. As the debate over Brexit continues, it’s also opening up…
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Norway

Crown Prince Haakon concludes UN trip to New York

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway has had a hectic week in New York. He arrived on Sunday evening and has had a hectic programme through the week; Thursday was his last day before returning to Norway. On Monday, the Crown Prince attended events regarding…
Sweden

King and Queen of Sweden visit Lessebo

The King and Queen of Sweden visited the factory of “Handpappersbruket” in the small city of Lessebo to participate in the celebration of the paper factory’s 300th anniversary. The visit started when the royals arrived at the manor house in Lessebo. There, the King and Queen were welcomed by representatives from Lessebo Municipality and Lessebo Paper. The royal couple had a guided…
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Norway

Crown Prince Haakon kicks off hectic week in New York

After a hectic county tour in Norway with Crown Princess Mette-Marit, Crown Prince Haakon travelled directly to New York. He arrived Sunday evening, and yesterday, a hectic week started for the Norwegian Crown Prince. This week the United Nations has its “UN high-level week”. His Royal Highness is followed by a huge diplomatic corps from Norway. In addition, Norway’s Prime Minister and…
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Spain

King Felipe says new elections will take place in Spain this autumn

Political leaders have spent the last two days meeting with the Spanish monarch to try to establish a stable government in the country. King Felipe has now declared the meetings over and said, in a statement on Tuesday evening, that he would not be putting forward a candidate for Prime Minister as none of the parties consulted can command the confidence needed to form an administration. Therefore…
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