Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Host a Lavish State Banquet in Honor of the Turkish President’s Visit to Britain

On November 22, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh hosted a state banquet at Buckingham Palace in honor of the President of Turkey, Abdullah Gül’s, three-day state visit to Britain. To view photos please click here.  To read Queen Elizabeth’s speech during the banquet please click here.  Photo courtesy of: Daylife/Reuters

H.R.H. The Prince of Wales in Abertillery, Wales. Plus, Other News

On November 21,, 2011, H.R.H. the Prince of Wales was in Abertillery, Wales for a brief visit where he toured the: …Guardian of the Valleys memorial statue, in tribute to the 45 souls who lost their lives in the Gleision mining tragedy in the 1960s, before officially opening the community centre in Abertillery. This afternoon,… Read More H.R.H. The Prince of Wales in Abertillery, Wales. Plus, Other News

Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Visits the High Flux Reactor in Petten

On November 22, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands visited the High Flux Reactor in Petten. The nuclear reactor of the European Commission in 1961 was set up for research purposes. Besides research in the energy sector, the nuclear reactor in Petten is vital for the supply of medical isotopes. To view photos please click here. Source and photo courtesy of: Refdag.nl

H.M. Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Welcome the President of Turkey (VIDEO)

On November 22, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh officially welcomed the President of Turkey, Abdullah Gül, and his wife Hayrunnisa, with a traditional ceremony  in London, England. According to the newspaper, Telegraph, upon the President’s arrival at Horse Guards Parade in Whitehall: … a 41-gun royal salute, fired from nearby… Read More H.M. Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Welcome the President of Turkey (VIDEO)

T.R.H.s Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias Visit Chile: Day One (VIDEO)

T.R.H.s Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias have arrived in Santiago, Chile two-day official visit.  The royal couple were received at Chile’s International Airport by Foreign Minister, Alfredo Moreno. This morning the royal couple attended an official reception, hosted by President Sebastian Piñera, at Palacio de La Moneda.  Soon, the prince and princess paid… Read More T.R.H.s Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias Visit Chile: Day One (VIDEO)