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Queen Letizia attends board meeting for Spanish Federation of Rare Diseases

Queen Letizia attended a working meeting with the Board of Directors of the Spanish Federation of Rare Diseases earlier this week to discuss upcoming initiatives. Queen Letizia has been affiliated with the Spanish Federation of Rare Diseases for ten years, having participated in events for World Day of Rare Diseases in 2009. The Federation released a statement marking the anniversary, saying that…
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King Felipe opens new international airport in Murcia

King Felipe of Spain opened a new international airport in Murcia yesterday. The new Region of Murcia International Airport (also called Corvera Airport) has a passenger terminal of 28,500 square metres with a three-kilometre long and 45-metre wide runway. It also has nine…
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How many days did the Scandinavian and Spanish royal families work in 2018?

At the end of each year, we can study and comment on the work of the British Royal Family. The UFO No More team decided to look at the work of the Scandinavian royal families which is something that is not always done. Before going into the numbers, a little disclaimer. These numbers represent the days worked by each member of the royal families based on their official calendar. Of course, there…
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Taking a peek at the collective 2018 royal Christmas greetings

As it is Christmas Eve, let us take a look at the royal Christmas greetings sent out by the royals this year. In Britain, Clarence House released this year’s Christmas card featuring a summer picture taken by Hugo Burnand in the garden of Clarence House. Embed from…
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King and Queen of Spain preside over 98th annual ABC International Journalism Awards

Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain were on hand this week to honour the winners of the journalistic prizes awarded by the newspaper ABC, which recognises excellence in the fields of journalism and photography in the previous year. This year’s winners included: Gregorio Marañón who was awarded the Mariano de Cavia for his article “La desmemoria que no ceesa&#8221…
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2018 Christmas card of King and Queen of Spain revealed

As we inch closer to Christmas, royals are releasing their Christmas cards and holiday greetings to the public. This week, Zarzuela Palace released the 2018 Christmas card of King Felipe, Queen Letizia, 13-year-old Princess Leonor, and 11-year-old Infanta Sofía. © Casa de…
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King Felipe's warm words for King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía as Spain celebrates its constitution

The King of Spain has led events marking the 40th anniversary of his country’s constitution. And as Felipe VI addressed the Spanish parliament to mark the occasion, he had warm words for his parents, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía. During his address to politicians, Felipe spoke of the determination and decisiveness of his father, Juan Carlos, in bringing to fruition the Spanish Constitution…
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