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King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain end their tour urging unity

The King of Spain has called for unity and solidarity across the country as his tour of different regions comes to an end. Speaking in Asturias, the principality held by the heir to the Spanish throne, King Felipe urged everyone in Spain to come together as the coronavirus pandemic continues. Felipe VI, along with Queen Letizia, has spent the past month visiting every region of Spain to show…
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Duke of Cambridge backs 'Mentally Healthy Football' declaration

The Duke of Cambridge has backed a new initiative from the football community to ensure that mental health is always prioritised within the sport as signatories vow to support the Mentally Healthy Football declaration. Based as a legacy of the Heads Up campaign that ran for the 2019-20 season, the declaration is “a commitment from the game to continue to raise awareness on mental health and…
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Emotional King Felipe recalls night of Olympic glory

On the day that the Tokyo Olympics were meant to get under way, Spain’s King Felipe has recalled the moment he carried his country’s flag on one of its most famous sporting nights. Felipe joined many other Spanish flag bearers to recorded special messages celebrating the Olympic spirit, as a way of marking the Tokyo Games which have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. As…
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Spain's future queen shows support for pandemic rebuild

Princess Leonor, heir to the throne of Spain, has joined her parents on their tour around the country to show support for the economy and tourism in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The teenage princess enjoyed an evening of culture with her family as their visits to Spanish regions continued. Leonor, who is now fourteen, and her thirteen year old sister, Infanta Sofia, began their latest…
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