On Friday, November 22, 2013, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco attended The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy ceremony held at the Dealey Plaza in Dallas, Texas.
Upon their arrival at Casa de Nariño Their Majesties were warmly welcomed by the President of Colombia, Mr. Juan Manuel Santos, and First Lady Maria Rodriguez.
After the official welcoming ceremony President Santos hosted a gala luncheon in honor of Their Majesties visit to Colombia.
Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH
On November 22, 2013, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales arrived in Middlesbrough to visit the offices of PD Ports on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of “…trade through the Tees Dock….” according to the newspaper, The Northern Echo.
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The duke arrives at the Centrepoint Support Centre
On the afternoon of November 22, 2013, His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge officially opened the Haven Point Leisure Centre in South Shields.
In the morning, the duke visited the Centrepoint Support Centre (CSC) in Sunderland. According to the Associated Press the CSC provides:
“…accommodation for homeless young people and can house up to 18 young people at any time.
Residents can stay and receive high level support for up to three months. The service also offers training facilities to help young people with basic skills such as cooking, and to access further learning opportunities.”
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On Friday, November 22, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales accompanied by his teammates left Cape Town, South Africa, and headed towards Antarctica to begin the Walking with the Wounded South Pole Allied Challenge.
Six hours later the prince and his teammates finally arrived in freezing Antarctica.
Please click here for more information about today’s arrival from Sky News.
Earlier this week, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, on the occasion of Fête Nationale 2013, presented the Ordre de Saint-Charles to various men and women for their service to the sovereign prince or to the Principality of Monaco (hence the State).
The Ordre de Grimaldi was also presented to several men and women who have “…contributed to the prestige of the Principality with distinction…” according to the Palais Princier.
On November 21, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain and His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias visited His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain at the Hospital Universitario Quirón in Pozuelo de Alarcon, Spain, after having a two-hour operation on his left hip.
The king’s surgeons “…removed the temporary prothesis and implanted a permanent one…” according to a spokesman for the Spanish royal court. His Majesty is expected to remain in the hospital for another week.