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King Carl XVI Gustaf unveils new bust of poet August Strindberg

On Wednesday of this week, His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden unveiled a brand new bust depicting the Swedish poet August Strindberg in the Bernadotte Library at the Royal Palace. Her Majesty Queen Silvia also attended the ceremony. The Librarian of the Bernadotte Library at the Royal Palace, Arvid Jakobsson welcomed the guests before Erik Höök, Museum Director at the Strindberg Museum…
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Princess Sofia in South Africa for Project Playground

Princess Sofia has revealed that she is currently in South Africa to work for the organisation she founded, Project Playground. Therefore, the Princess missed the World Childhood Foundation’s 20th-anniversary celebrations, hosted by her sister-in-law, Princess…
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Swedish royals celebrate World Childhood Foundation's 20th anniversary

Members of the Swedish Royal Family celebrated the World Childhood Foundation’s 20th anniversary yesterday in Stockholm. Earlier in the day, Princess Madeleine and Queen Silvia attended the World Childhood Foundation’s executive meeting. The Princess, who flew into her hometown for the celebrations from her home in Florida, posted about the meeting on her Instagram account. …
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Stolen Swedish Crown Jewels recovered by police

The Swedish Royal Regalia which was stolen last year has been recovered by police. The Crown Jewels were found on Monday night – It is uncertain whether all or only parts of the regalia have been discovered. According to Swedish media, they were found hidden in a…
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Crown Princess Victoria attends events surrounding Holocaust Memorial Day

The past two days, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden has attended events surrounding Holocaust Memorial Day. On 27 January, the Crown Princess was present at Stockholm’s Great Synagogue for a memorial ceremony set to honour and memorialise the victims of the Holocaust that took place during World War Two. After the service, Her Royal Highness accompanied Holocaust survivor, Livia Fränkel…
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Princess Madeleine of Sweden reveals children's book

Princess Madeleine of Sweden has finally revealed her children’s book that she has been working on for the past year. The Princess revealed her debut book yesterday with a photo of the cover. Madeleine is credited simply as Madeleine Bernadotte in the Swedish language…
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The Swedish royals are hiring

If you’ve always wanted to work in a royal household and you’re available to live in Sweden, you might be in luck. The Swedish Royal Court has listed three job vacancies for gardeners on their website, and they’re also looking to add about 200 seasonal castle employees for the summer. The position of the first gardener is located at Gripsholm Castle in the beautiful lakeside…
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