Recently, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended a dinner for the benefit of the charity, Monaco Disease Power.
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On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of Australia. The royal couple began their day at the “…Cultural Centre at the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and the National Indigenous Training Academy in Uluru…” according to Clarence House.
For detailed information about today’s visit as well as to watch videos and view photos please click the links below.
His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan Views an Exhibition at the Sakura Museum of History and Folklore. (VIDEO)
On Monday, April 21, 2014, His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan arrived at the Sakura Museum of History and Folklore in the city of Sakura in the Chiba Prefecture to view an exhibition about “…the history of earthquakes in Japan…”
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Attend Easter Sunday Service at St. George’s Chapel. (VIDEO)
On Sunday, April 20, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh accompanied by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, Her Royal The Countess of Wessex and Lady Louise Windsor, Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York, and other members of the British royal family attended Easter Sunday service at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.
On Sunday, April 20, 2014, a new photo portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was released.
According to the Associated Press, the image, shot by famed photographer Mr. David Bailey, was taken to:
“…mark Her Majesty’s 88th birthday on April 21, 2014. The photograph was taken at Buckingham Palace in March and was commissioned on behalf of the British Government’s GREAT Britain campaign.
The image will be used in activity to support the GREAT campaign, which aims to generate jobs and growth through highlighting internationally Britain as a world-class destination for trade, tourism, investment and education.”
On Sunday, April 20, 2014, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco arrived at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club in Monaco to attend the 2014 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters Series finals tennis match between Mr. Roger Federer and Mr. Stanislas Wawrinka.
Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco Attends the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament.
Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Dybbøl. (VIDEO)
On the morning of Friday, April 18, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Joachim of Denmark commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Dybbøl in Dybbøl, South Jutland, Denmark.
If you are interested in learning more about the history of the Battle of Dybbøl please click here.
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Photo courtesy of Kongehuset
On Friday, April 18, 2014, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their visit to Sydney, Australia.
This morning the royal couple visited the Royal Easter Show, met with patients and their families at the Bear Cottage Children’s Hospice, and visited Manly Beach where they “…watched a surf lifesaving competition and met volunteers…” according to Clarence House.
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On Thursday, April 17, 2014, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan accompanied by His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan, Their Imperial Highnesses Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko of Japan, Her Imperial Highness Princess Mako of Japan, and Her Imperial Highness Princess Kako of Japan attended the traditional Spring garden party held at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo.
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the Opening of the 2014 Top Marques. (VIDEOS)
On April 17, 2014, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco arrived at the Grimaldi Forum in Monte-Carlo to attend the opening of the 2014 Top Marques super car show.
Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands Opens the Rode Kruis Congres Power to the People.
On April 17, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands arrived at the Mint in Utrecht to officially open the Rode Kruis Congres 2014 Power to the People: De Kracht van Burgers in de Hulpverlening bij Rampen en Crises.
Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Attend Royal Maundy Service at Blackburn Cathedral. (VIDEO)
On Thursday, April 17, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh arrived at Blackburn Cathedral in Lancashire to attend Royal Maundy Service.
According to ITV News, Maundy Thursday is:
“…the Christian holy day falling on the Thursday before Easter to commemorate the last supper of Jesus with the Apostles and echoes the story of Christ washing the feet of his disciples shortly before his death.
The Maundy Service, which dates back to the 13th century, originally involved the sovereign giving money to the poor and washing their feet, a tradition which ended with James II in the 18th century.”