Denmark

Denmark's royals confirm their Christmas plans

With just a month to go until Christmas Day, the Royal Family of Denmark has announced how it will be spending this very different festive season with a very special reunion on the cards. Queen Margrethe II will celebrate December 25th with her younger son, Prince Joachim, who is returning to Denmark for the first time since he underwent emergency brain surgery in the summer. Coronavirus…
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A masked Crown Princess Mary visits UNESCO World Heritage School

Crown Princess Mary donned a face mask to visit the Roskilde Gymnasium, which is a part of the UNESCO’s network of World Heritage Schools as a way to mark the 75th anniversary of the United Nations. The schools were developed as a way to teach young people about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, to encourage ways for them to get involved in making real change and progress and to help…
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Queen Margrethe attends military parade in Copenhagen

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark has visited the military camp of the Royal Danish Lifeguard in Copenhagen this week for a special tradition. Her Majesty started her visit, on November 18th 2020, by attending an impressive military parade by several regiments from the Royal…
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Queen Margrethe follows tradition and approves charity's accounts

It is not often that sitting monarchs have a tradition of approving the accounts of others than their own household. In Denmark, on the other hand, there is such a custom. This week, at the annual accounting meeting of the charity, Classenske Fideicommis, Queen Margrethe, gave her approval to the organisation’s accounts and annual report. Upon arrival, the Queen was received by the…
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Denmark's Crown Prince and Princess step out as Queen Margrethe steps back

The Crown Prince and Princess of Denmark both took on high profile public engagements as the Royal House revealed that Queen Margrethe has cancelled all public audiences for the foreseeable future due to the coronavirus pandemic. On October 28th 2020, Crown Prince Frederik visited the Food Nation Visitor Centre in Aarhus, a newly-opened centre that aims to “showcase where visitors can…
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