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Queen Letizia attends Means of Communication and Mental Health Conference

Queen Letizia attended a mental health conference on Wednesday, the “Means of Communication and Mental Health” conference hosted by the Spanish Mental Health Confederation and the Foundation of Spanish Urgent. The purpose of the conference, according to the Spanish Mental Health Confederation’s website, was to bring together “journalists and communication professionals from different media…
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King Felipe ‘must apologise’ for Spain’s 16th century conquest of Mexico

The Mexican President has demanded an apology from King Felipe VI for the Spanish conquest of his country over 500 years ago. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has written to Felipe asking him to say sorry for the actions of the Spanish during the conquest and colonisation of the country from the 16th century onwards. Mexico’s president has also written to the Pope asking for an apology. Mr Lopez…
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Prince Charles and Queen Letizia of Spain to undertake joint engagement in London

The Prince of Wales will be joined by Queen Letizia of Spain in London next Wednesday as they undertake a rare joint engagement in London. Her Majesty will join His Royal Highness at The National Gallery in London where they will attend Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light. The Prince of Wales is Patron of the National Gallery and will join Queen Letizia in opening the first major exhibition in the…
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Spain's Infanta Elena continues centuries old royal tradition

Infanta Elena of Spain has joined a host of people in making a pilgrimage to the statue of Jesus of Medinaceli in Madrid. On the first Friday in March every year, tens of thousands of people pay tribute to the icon. Spain’s royals have taken part in the custom for centuries and this year, it was the older sister of King Felipe VI who continued the practice. The Infanta, who is third in line…
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