On July 23, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace for the winners of the 2013 Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The Queen’s Award for Enterprise are “…awards for outstanding achievement by UK businesses in the categories of innovation, international trade and sustainable development…” according to various sources. Click here to… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Hosts a Reception at Buckingham Palace. (VIDEO)
His Majesty King Abdullah II and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II of Jordan hosted an Iftar banquet at the Royal Court on July 21, 2013, in Amman for “…tribal elders, dignitaries and community representatives of Karak, Rafilah, Ma’an and Aqaba…” Meanwhile, Her Royal Highness Princess Muna al Hussein hosted her own Iftar… Read More His Majesty King Abdullah II and Princess Muna of Jordan Host Iftar Banquets. (VIDEO)
On July 23, 2013, Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex arrived at the Swiss Cottage Leisure Center in London to meet with members of the British Wheelchair Basketball team. During her visit a reporter asked the lovely countess about The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s newborn son, “I feel ridiculously happy, actually. So excited for… Read More Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex Meets with Members of the British Wheelchair Basketball Team. (VIDEO)
On July 23, 2013, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal arrived at the National Coal Mining Museum for England in Overton, West Yorkshire this afternoon to open the museum’s new tour, Go Mining! According to the newspaper, Wakefield Express, the princess “…travelled 140m down and deep into the Caphouse Colliery mine for a tour of… Read More Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal Visits the National Coal Mining Museum for England. (VIDEOS)
Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan continued their two-day visit to the Fukushima Prefecture in northeastern Japan this afternoon. Unfortunately, things did not go as planned. Their Imperial Majesties were scheduled to visit a peach farm in Koori this morning, but due to heavy rain and thunderstorms they were forced to cancel. … Read More Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Meet with Peach Farmers in Fukushima City.
On July 23, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge stepped out of the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital in London to introduce their precious newborn son to the press. After the brief photo-op and waves to the crowds waiting to get a glimpse of the little prince the royal couple… Read More TRHs The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Introduce Their Little Prince. (VIDEOS)
On the afternoon of July 23, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Laurent and Princess Claire of Belgium arrived at the Maison de la Culture De Warande in Turnhout to view the exhibition, Weg van Vlaanderen: Hedendaagse Vlaamse Landschappen (Away From Flanders: Contemporary Flemish Landscapes). The exhibition showcases contemporary works by various artists including Walter De… Read More Their Royal Highnesses Prince Laurent and Princess Claire of Belgium View an Exhibition in Turnhout.
On Saturday, July 20, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco arrived in Annot located in southeastern France to inaugurate Maison d’Amélie, a home for those with physical and mental disabilities. The home, which accommodates 19 individuals and their families, is a project developed by l’association Monaco Disease Power.
After a long day touring East Yorkshire Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrived back in London to visit Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and, of course, the royal baby at St. Mary’s Hospital. Earlier in the day The Duchess of Cambridge’s parents, Michael and… Read More TRHs The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall Visit the Royal Baby. (VIDEOS)
On July 23, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrived in East Yorkshire for a one-day visit to the region. The day began with their arrival in Bugthorpe where the royal couple met with locals and government officials before heading off to visit the Uncleby Education Centre in… Read More TRHs The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall Visit Various Towns in East Yorkshire. (VIDEOS)