Denmark

Danish Royal Family attends opening of parliament

Yesterday, the Danish Royal Family attended the official opening of the Danish Parliament at Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen. Queen Margrethe, Crown Prince Frederik, Crown Princess Mary, and Princess Benedikte were received by official members of the Parliament at noon when the first session of the parliamentary year began. The opening of the Parliament takes place each year on the first…
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DenmarkLuxembourg

Luxembourg and Danish royals express sadness over Jacques Chirac's death

Several royals expressed their condolences to French President Emmanuel Macron and Bernadette Chirac, the wife of Jacques Chirac, following the death of the latter. The former President of France (1995-2007) died in his home at 86. They said: “It is with great emotion that we have just learned of the death of your dear husband, Mr Jacques Chirac. We salute in him the man who embodied the…
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DenmarkSweden

Crown Princess Couple of Sweden conclude trip to Denmark

Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden have concluded their trip to Denmark where they accompanied a Swedish business delegation and met up with close friends, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. The visit began on 16 September and ended on 18 September. The Crown Princess Couple were joined by Prime Minister Lena Hallengren in the Danish capital of…
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DenmarkFeatures

Denmark's main royal residence, Amalienborg Palace, increases terror preparedness

The Danish royal residence of Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen will soon be closed to all car traffic as part of moves to reduce the threat of a terror attack. The Danish news-agency “Ritzau” confirmed the details from Copenhagen City Council and the Danish Royal Court. The move means that cars will no longer be able to drive into Amalienborg Palace square, according to the Royal Court.
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