On Sunday, May 31, 2015, His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium attended a ceremony in Kortrijk to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Lys. Click here and/or here to watch videos. Photo courtesy of the Belgian royal court
On Friday, May 29, 2015, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall attended the BBC 2’s 500 Words Final competition and reception held at St. James’s Palace in London. Established in 2010, the 500 Words competition “…attracted more than 120,000 entries during 2015 and the presentation ceremony featured live performances from boy band The Vamps… Read More HRH The Duchess of Cornwall Attends the 500 Words Final.
On Saturday, May 30, 2015, Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover accompanied by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 48th Concours International de Bouquets held at the Chapiteau de l’espace, Fontvieille. Organized by the Garden Club de Monaco this year’s theme was Russia. Though the Concours International de Bouquet is for amateurs… Read More News Regarding Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover.
On Friday, May 29, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II made a one-day visit to Lancaster, England. During yesterday’s visit Her Majesty made a private visit to Lancaster Castle which is celebrating its “…750th Anniversary of the creation of the Duchy of Lancaster Inheritance…” writes the BBC News. After viewing a performance of William Shakespeare’s,… Read More (VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Visits Lancaster.
On Thursday, May 28, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh accompanied by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York, Their Royal Highnesses Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Hosts Another Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.
On Wednesday, May 27, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark attended the Livgardens Musikkorps (Life Guards) concert held at Rosenborg Slot in Copenhagen. Click here to view a photo gallery. Photo courtesy of Kongehuset
On Thursday, May 28, 2015, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway attended the 75th anniversary celebrations of the liberation of Narvik. If you are interested in learning more about the Battles of Narvik (aka the Norwegian Campaign) please click here and/or here. To view photos from today’s event please click here and here. Photo courtesy of Kongehuset
On May 28, 2015, Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark attended the 2015 Specialskolernes Idrætsdag (Special Schools Sports Day) held at the Aabenraa Stadium in Aabenraa. According to the newspaper, LokalAvisen, students from special needs schools from around South Jutland participated in today’s activities. During her visit “…the Princess toured a sensory tent, where children with multiple… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark Attends the Specialskolernes Idrætsdag.
On Thursday, May 28, 2015, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan attended the 50th anniversary celebrations of Kodomo-no-Kuni (Children’s Land) Amusement Park in Yokohama, Japan. The Japanese newspaper, Asahi Shimbun, notes that the “…amusement park was constructed by the congratulatory money from across Japan when the emperor and empress were newlyweds…”
On the morning of May 28, 2015, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited public broadcasting company for the Flemish region, Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (VRT), in Brussels. Upon their arrival to the television station Their Majesties were warmly welcomed by current VRT CEO, Mr. Leo Hellemans, and VRT’s Chairman of Board, Mr. Luc… Read More (VIDEOS) TMs King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visit VRT.