CoronavirusDenmarkEuropean Royals

Denmark gets ready to celebrate Queen Margrethe

When Queen Margrethe celebrates her 80th birthday tomorrow, it will be with less fanfare than originally planned, but Danish officials are offering ways to celebrate The Queen from home. Denmark’s Foreign Ministry, which runs the Denmark.dk Twitter account, posted suggestions on ways to celebrate Queen Margrethe’s birthday, including watching special programming on the Danish Broadcasting…
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CoronavirusLuxembourg

Grand Duchess Maria Theresa's uncle dies of the coronavirus

Victor Batista Falla, the uncle of Grand Duchess Maria Theresa of Luxembourg, has died of the coronavirus at the age of 87. The news was announced on the official Instagram page of the Grand Ducal Court of Luxembourg. The message reads, “It is with great sadness that Their Royal Highnesses the Grand Duke and the Grand Duchess announce the death of Mr Victor Batista Falla, uncle of Her…
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British RoyalsCoronavirusThe Cambridges

The Duke of Cambridge pens letter to Church of Scotland for Easter

The Duke of Cambridge has sent a letter to the Moderator of the Church of Scotland ahead of Easter, writing that he appreciates what the Church has done to “re-invent itself digitally” to provide a space for worshippers. “I wanted to acknowledge how difficult a time this must be for the Church of Scotland and your Ministries,” William writes. “You have had to close your Churches at…
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CoronavirusSweden

Swedish Royals celebrate Easter online

The Swedish Royal Family have released an adorable video showing them contacting their family in Sweden – and Princess Madeleine’s family in the United States. The video begins with Crown Princess Victoria, her husband Prince Daniel and their two children Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar contacting King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia at Stenhammar Palace. Crown Princess Victoria…
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