Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark Attend the Inauguration of Brede Allé.

QMII and PHOn the afternoon of September 17, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark attended the inauguration of the newly restored Brede Allé in the gardens at Fredensborg Slot.

According to the Danish royal court and the Danish newspaper, Sjællands Nyheder, the restoration of Brede Allé began in 2009 with an incredibly generous grant — 53.6 million DKK — from AP Møller and Chastine Mc-Kinney Møllers Fond.

How nice of them.   🙂

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Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Participate in the Launch of a New Project. (VIDEO)

drf-coaOn September 17, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark arrived at the Bagsværd Boldklub just north of Copenhagen to participate in the launch of the Mary Fondens Projekt “Klubfidusen” (Club Trick).

According to the Danish royal court:

“…the project consists of a series of activities and materials to support the children’s communities and the values of tolerance, respect, compassion and courage on and off the field.

Klubfidusen is based on the experience of the Mary Foundation’s and Save the Children’s project ‘Free From Bullying’, and will be tested at five football clubs during the autumn of 2013.

Cool.

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News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark.

drf-coaAfter a fun-filled day playing on the beach during the 2013 KIA Cold Hawaii Professional Windsurf Association (PWA) World Cup pre-events in Klitmøller, northern Denmark, on Sunday His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark is back to doing the usual boring old work.

So what did he do today?  Well, he was in Aalborg where he had the pleasure of opening the State of Green Water Tours Visitors Service according to the Danish royal court.  The crown prince also visited several water technology companies where he hung out with a bunch of really cool people, looked at stuff, played with various thingamabobs, etc, etc, etc.   🙂

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Meanwhile, at Frederik VIII’s Palace in Copenhagen, the lovely Crown Princess Mary of Denmark met with various recipients of the Crown Princess Mary Scholarship.

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His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark Attends the 2013 KIA Cold Hawaii Professional Windsurf Association World Cup Pre-Events.

FredOn Sunday, September 15, 2013, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark arrived in Klitmøller in northern Denmark to attend in the 2013 KIA Cold Hawaii Professional Windsurf Association (PWA) World Cup pre-events.

This afternoon the heir to the Danish throne had a chance to meet with those who will compete in the PWA World Cup (which officially begins on September 16-22), tried his hand at windsurfing, drove a jet-ski into the ocean to watch those practicing for the PWA World Cup, mingled with the press (some whom are now referring to Crown Prince Frederik as the “Surfer prince.”  Um, no, just no), and much more.

If you are interested in watching the 2013 KIA Cold Hawaii Professional Windsurf Association World Cup live beginning on September 16 please click here and/or here.

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Hangs Out with the Hjemmeværnets.

drf-coaOn September 13, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark accompanied by her dear friend, Ms. Caroline Heering, were on the island of Bornholm to participate in the Hjemmeværnets (Home Guard) drill, Sikker Solskin, with a bunch of good-looking Danish men in military exercise uniforms.

And, that’s it.  I really have nothing else to say.   🙂

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Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark Attends the 2013 Care Festival. (VIDEO)

PssMarieMonogramOn September 6, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark arrived at the Messe C Center in Fredericia to attend the 2013 Care Festival, a trade fair organized by the Danske Handicaporganisationer and MESSE C Fredericia.

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News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark. (VIDEO)

drf-coaOn September 5, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark arrived at the Kastellet in Copenhagen to participate in Flagdagens and a wreath laying ceremony in honor of Danish soldiers according to the Danish royal court.  Afterward, the royal couple attended a memorial service at Holmens Kirke.

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Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Inaugurates the Anholt Havmøllepark. (VIDEO)

Queen Margrethe II monogramOn Wednesday, September 4, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark and the Danish Prime Minister, Ms. Helle Thorning-Schmidt, inaugurated the largest offshore wind farm in Denmark, Anholt Havmøllepark.

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits Morocco: Day Three.

drf-coaOn her final day in Morocco Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, accompanied by representatives from the Mary Fonden, visited the Association Pour le Développement Likaa NGO.  Whilst there the crown princess toured Likaa’s one of charity shops, according to the Danish royal court.

Thereafter, Crown Princess Mary arrived at the Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca were she was given a tour.  Soon, the crown princess arrived at Tilila, a shelter for women who were victims of domestic abuse, where she was given a tour of the facility and met with several of the women as well as their children living in the shelter.

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits Rabat, Morocco: Day Two.

Mary monogramOn September 3, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, accompanied by representatives from the Mary Fonden (Foundation), continued her visit to Rabat, Morocco.  The purpose of the visit is to carry out a series of engagements with the “…objective to combat violence against women and improve women’s rights generally in the Middle East and North Africa…” according to the Danish royal court.

This morning the crown princess arrived at the Danish Embassy where she held a meeting with two representatives from Morocco fighting for women’s rights.  Soon, Crown Princess Mary and representatives from the Mary Fonden arrived at the Union de l’Action Féminine (UAF), a shelter for women who were victims of domestic violence.

Thereafter, the crown princess and her delegation met with women who were victims of violence, attended a luncheon hosted by the Danish Ambassador to Morocco, and met with the women’s rights organization, La Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (LLDF).

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