CoronavirusThe Netherlands

Queen Máxima and Princesses Amalia, Alexia and Ariane open digital free market

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands and her three daughters Princesses Amalia, Alexia and Ariane, opened a digital free market during King’s Day at Home this morning. While a free market, also known as a flea market, is one of the traditions of King’s Day, it was one of the things that was cancelled among the rest of the celebrations today. However, the digital free market does not…
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CoronavirusThe Netherlands

Children write to King Willem-Alexander about the impact of the coronavirus

The Orange Foundation called on the children of the Netherlands to write to King Willem-Alexander to congratulate him on his birthday but also to tell him of the impact the situation surrounding the coronavirus has had on their lives. Over 1500 children have written to him so far. King Willem-Alexander will celebrate his 53rd birthday tomorrow, and most celebrations have been cancelled due to…
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British RoyalsCoronavirusThe Cambridges

Duchess of Cambridge's letter to EACH released

The Duchess of Cambridge has sent a letter of support to one of her earliest patronages, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH), as they continue to work through the COVID-19 pandemic. Kate’s letter reads: “I am writing to tell you how much I am thinking of all the team at EACH at this unprecedented and hugely challenging time for you all. “Whether working on the frontline, or…
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British RoyalsCoronavirusThe Cambridges

The Cambridges launch Our Frontline for key workers' mental health during COVID-19 crisis

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have backed a new mental health initiative for key workers who are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Frontline offers round-the-clock support and specialised support to those who work in health, emergency services, social care, or key workers in other industries, to ensure that they receive mental health care and support. “Leading mental…
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