The Swedish Royal Court Releases New Details About the Upcoming Wedding Between HRH Princess Madeline of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill.

PMCO2012Per the Swedish Royal Court:

“The wedding between Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine and Mr. Christopher O’Neill takes place on Saturday, June 8 at. 16:00 in the Slottskyrkan (royal chapel) at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. 

June 7 

Wedding celebration starts on Friday, June 7 with a private dinner for invited guests.

Location: Grand Hôtel, Stockholm Host: The Royal Couple On June 8 

The ceremony will take place on Saturday, June 8 at. 16:00 in the Slottskyrkan. After the wedding ceremony will salute of 21 shots with five seconds between each shot from Skeppsholmen.

The bridal couple will travel in a procession by horse and carriage from the Royal Palace to Riddarholmen. Motorcade runs along the Yttre Borggården, Slottsbacken, Skeppsbron, Strömbron, Strömgatan, Norrbro, Slottskajen, Myntgatan and Wrangelska Backen to Evert Taubes terrace Riddarholmen.

From Evert Taubes terrace Riddarholmen sailing for the couple, and the invited guests by boat to Drottningholm Palace for dinner.

Armed Forces parade along the procession route and on arrival at Drottningholm.”

The Swedish network, SVT, will broadcast the royal wedding live on June 8, 2013.


News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan.

HerMajestyQueenRaniaHer Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan visited the 1776  Campus in Washington D.C., on April 23, 2013.  During her visit Her Majesty was given a tour and discussed, “…the startup economy, education reinvention, and other global challenges.”  1776 Campus is:

“…a major initiative focused on helping entrepreneurs seeking to solve the country’s biggest problems. Located just blocks from the White House, 1776 convenes and accelerates startups from around the world by connecting them to the political, intellectual, social and financial capital that make Washington, DC unique…”

If you are interested in learning more about 1776 Campus please visit their official website here and/or here.

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Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium Visits Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

astridOn April 24, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium, in her capacity as Special Representative of the Partnership ‘Roll Back Malaria’, arrived in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to begin her three-day visit on the occasion of World Malaria Day.

The princess and her delegation were invited to visit the mainland southeast Asian country by the Minister of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO).  Tomorrow, Princess Astrid and her delegation will “…participate in various festivities on the occasion of World Malaria Day and launch the WHO’s Emergency Response to Artemisinin Resistance in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (ERAR)…” according to the Belgian royal court.

Prior to her departure to Cambodia, Princess Astrid met with Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan at the Imperial Palace as well as with His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan at Togu Palace in Tokyo.

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall Visits a Community Center.

camillaHer Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall visited the Cobham Community Center in Surrey this morning to help promote Meals on Wheels with the celebrity chefs, The Hairy Bikers.  The purpose of today’s event was to “…revive [the] ‘Meals on Wheels’ services for pensioners…”  

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Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge Attends a Reception at the National Portrait Gallery. (VIDEO)

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge arrived at the National Portrait Gallery in London this evening to attend a reception to “…celebrate the work of the charity, The Art Room…” according a press release via

For more information about this evening’s event please click here and here.

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His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Visits County Durham. (VIDEOS)

TheDukeHis Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh arrived in County Durham this afternoon to officially open the newly restored £2.3million Glendene Arts Academy in Easington Colliery according to the newspaper, Hartlepool Mail.  Prior to the opening the duke visited the Langley Park Primary School where he opened the new school garden and unveiled a new plaque commemorating the opening as well as the duke’s visit.

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