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Where can I watch the Abdication and Swearing-In online?
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Old 07-18-2013, 03:34 PM
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Where can I watch the Abdication and Swearing-In online?
there's an express thread that will answer to your question on the topic "Abdication"
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It wouldn't bother you to send me a link for the express thread, would it? I'm new to this. :)
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It wouldn't bother you to send me a link for the express thread, would it? I'm new to this. :)
Click here for the Abdication & installation forum, you'll find all revenant threads.
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On July 17, the annual television and radio speech to mark the Belgian National day was recorded at the Royal Palace in Brussels. It's King Philippe's first National Day speech as King.




** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** facetoface ** belga gallery **


** rtbf.be video: Le premier discours du roi Philippe pour la fęte nationale **


** lavenir.net: Discours du roi pour la Fęte nationale: il appelle ā la confiance pour guider l’action dans notre société ** translation **
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National day 2014, 21 july 2014.

Sunday, July 20, 2014: King and Queen and other members of the Royal attend the concert "Prelude to National Day" at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels. After that they go to the National Bal at the Jeu de Balle in Brussels.

Monday, July 21, 2014: King and Queen and the Royal Family attend the Te Deums, sung on the occasion of the National Day in Brussels (Philippe and Mathilde), Bruges (Astrid and Lorenz) and Namur (Claire and Laurent). In the afternoon they will attend the military parade at the Place des Palais and then visit the Party in the Park. The day will end with the traditional fireworks on the Place des Palais in Brussels.

First pics of the concert tonight:
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I love Mathilde's dress! It looks similar to one that Letizia has worn.

I can't wait for tomorrow! Mathilde always wears such interesting clothes for National Day. Will we see Elisabeth?
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Will we see Elisabeth?
I really hope so, it is a her National Day as a Duchess of Brabant, the first in line to the throne. I really hope so..
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What time does the event start today?
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Old 07-21-2014, 03:36 AM
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this morning there will be the Te Deum in Brussels, Namur and Brugges at the presence of various members of the royal family (don't know the time though). at 15.30 PM there will be the Military Parade in Brussels and the entire royal family will be in attendace (hopefully the children will be attending too)

anyone know if is it possible to watch it online somewhere?
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:26 AM
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Philippe and Mathilde with their childern at te Te Deum in Brussels:
pic.twitter.com/VqndmJ0FXt
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Te Deum in Brussels (Philippe and Mathilde attended)
Te Deum in Namur (Laurent and Claire attended)
Te Deum in Bruges (Astrid and Lorenz attended)
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:53 AM
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It's nice they decided to brought the children. They're the King's children now after all. and even if Eleonore in just 6 they're all so well behaved...
I hope better quality pictures will arrive soon
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Old 07-21-2014, 05:33 AM
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Princess Elisabeth is such a lady already

The family just left the Cathedral

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Philippe and Mathilde with their childern at te Te Deum in Brussels:
Great that the kids joined today.

Here are the first pictures from ANP

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Prince Laurent and Princess Claire of Belgium attend the concert for the National day in Brussels, Belgium, 20 July 2014.
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Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz of Belgium attend the concert for the National day in Brussels, Belgium, 20 July 2014.
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Is it possible to split Belgian national day between the 2 Kings?
Thanks and make a new for King Philippe's reign.

A real royal family with Children we had only from 1934 to 1935 when Queen Astrid died.
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What a beautiful family, proud of my Royal Family
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Is it possible to split Belgian national day between the 2 Kings?
Thanks and make a new for King Philippe's reign.
I didn't like Albert and Paola's decision to be abroad for the National Day, but in the end I think this gave the chance to Philippe and Mathilde to shine, especially thanks to the presence of the kids that gave the day a breath of fresh air after all the fuss of the family drama.
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It is nice to see the kids with their parents attending to the Te Deum, now it is the royal family. and I think it is a goood idea of Paola and Albert to let the first place to the new royal family
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