European Royals

Crown Prince Leka proposes idea to ban political parties in Albania

Crown Prince Leka II of Albania has criticised Albania’s politicians after the country has had what the European Union has described being as chaotic local elections. The head of the Albanian Royal Family pointed out that his grandfather in the 1930s banned all political parties in the country and hinted that he thinks this may be a good idea to do again today. The Crown Prince published…
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Norway

Princess Ingrid Alexandra enjoys the first day at her new school in Oslo

Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway attended her very first day at her new school on Monday. The Royal Court told the press that the Princess and future queen would start the 10th grade at Uranienborg School in Oslo. This news was first reported by Royal Central in May. From 2014 to 2019, the Princess has been enrolled at Oslo International School in Bekkestua. Prior to this, from 2010 to 2014…
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Denmark

Donald Trump reportedly wants to buy a part of the Kingdom of Denmark

American President Donald Trump has expressed his interest in buying a part of the Danish kingdom. The Wall Street Journal has reported that Trump is interested in buying the world’s biggest island, Greenland, which is a self-governed part of the Danish kingdom and ruled by Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II. However, it is uncertain whether the interest is due to financial reasons or something…
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FeaturesHistoryNorwayThe Queen

Royal Relations: How Elizabeth II is linked to Harald V of Norway

In a new summer series, Royal Central looks at the relationship between Queen Elizabeth and the other monarchs of Europe. This time we look at the relationship between the British Queen and the King of Norway. There have always been close links between the Norwegian and British royal houses, all the way back to the Viking era when Norwegian kings also ruled over parts of what is today Britain.
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