Monaco

Prince Albert of Monaco visits Canada where he is received by Prime Minister

Prince Albert of Monaco was received by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to mark the tenth anniversary of the establishment of official diplomatic relations between Canada and Monaco. The two heads of state met for their first formal meeting on Monday 7th May, in Parliament House in the Canadian capital city of Ottawa where they discussed climate change and the commitments made under the…
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Denmark

Princess Benedikte has new court lady

Queen Margrethe of Denmark’s sister, Benedikte, Princess of Denmark and Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg have hired a new court lady. The Princess`s new court lady is Anne Dorthe Luel. This was stated in a press release from the Danish royal court that was published on…
Norway

King Harald marked the day of liberation

On Tuesday, His Majesty King Harald of Norway participated in the events in memory of the Liberation Day and the National Veterans Day at Akershus fortress in Oslo. Every year, 8 May is a day where Norway honours all veterans, from World War II and up to today’s…
Luxembourg

Grand Ducal family attends closing of Octave

The Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg marked the closing of the Octave on Sunday with a series of traditional events in Luxembourg City including a morning Pontifical Mass at the Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Luxembourg. Following the mass, the Grand Duke and Grand Duchess spoke with members of the clergy and received flowers as they departed. The morning religious ceremony was followed by a gathering…
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European RoyalsThe Netherlands

Dutch King and Queen lay wreath to remember war victims

The Dutch King and Queen took part in a two-minute silence on Friday to remember the atrocities of World War II and commemorate those who died in the war and other armed conflicts. Also attending the commemoration was Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte. The silence took place at 8 PM without disruption. A group of protestors claimed they would hold a “noisy demonstration” during the…
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Denmark

Royal Danish House releases photos for Prince Henrik's ninth birthday

Yesterday to mark His Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark’s ninth birthday, the Royal Danish House, as per tradition, released two new photos of the Prince. They were taken by Keld Navntoft at an unknown location. Henrik is the son of Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark. The young royal, who was named after his grandfather, Prince Henrik who died in February of this year, is seen in…
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