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Old 02-27-2015, 03:06 AM
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Here are some more pics of yesterday's gala evening:



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Old 02-27-2015, 07:19 AM
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The High Life of Belgium was there...
I am not very found about Prince Laurent evening dress-code.
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Old 02-27-2015, 12:01 PM
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Bss Marie Claude Solvay is the godmother of Pss Louise IIRC. Is there any particular reason why she is guest of honour?

Pss Lea looks elegant as usual btw.
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Bss Marie Claude Solvay is the godmother of Pss Louise IIRC. Is there any particular reason why she is guest of honour?
I'd say she is more than a guest of honour. Mimi Solvay is very involved in Laurent's foundation. Lots of his fundraising events were held at her estate in Terhulpen and I guess many guests attend because of her.
Besides Mimi Solvay plays a major role in Laurent's life. Albert and Paola's children were placed in 'surrogate' families during their youth. It was Mimi Solvay who took care of Laurent. In fact he even lived at her place for some years and while Laurent doesn't even greet his parents in public these last years you will find his 'foster mom' Mimi Solvay accompanying him to official activities.
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After the twins first Communion , it was Mrs Solvay who hosted the Reception.

She has a lot of money a huge castle, is sometimes guest of honor etc....
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King Albert and Queen Paola attended a performance of Verdi's Rigoletto at the Opera Royal de Wallonie in Liege today, March 22. Prince Amedeo and Princess Elisabetta attended as well.



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Amedeo and Elisabetta live in Belgium? living in a palace of the royal family?
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Amedeo and Elisabetta live in Belgium? living in a palace of the royal family?
Lol no, unfortunately the Belgian royal family doesn't have an abundance of "palaces" to distribute among the relatives...

Amedeo & Lili live in a private house (I mean one they bought) in Brussels.
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Correct ! King Albert Ii is so proud of his first born Grandson
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King Albert and Princess Astrid presented the diplomas to the winners of the Prince Albert Fund 2015 and launched the Prince Albert Funds 2.0 project in Brussels today, April 2nd. The Fund celebrates its 30th birthday.



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I do not know who just to ask that so i write here. I had read somewhere hear that the relations of the two Queens Paola and Mathilde not and best. If indeed true that the know why? Something happened between them?
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Prince Laurent and Princess Lea attended the first edition of the Fun Rallye Fiat 500, a charity race in aid of the Justine for Kids foundation, today, October 4:




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King Albert, Queen Paola, Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz attended the mass at St Peter's square for the start of the Jubilee Year of Mercy. December 8, 2015

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Thanks for sharing this pictures. Glad to see our former King and Queen with Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz.

No Savoie or Bourbon Parme attendance ?
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Christmas concert at the Royal Palace.

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The King and the Queen invited King Albert II and Queen Paola, Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz, Prince Laurent and Princess Claire. They all refused to attend ! Sad !!
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How do we know they refused to attend after being invited? I'm not being snarky, just curious if there have been reports about it?
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How do we know they refused to attend after being invited? I'm not being snarky, just curious if there have been reports about it?

It was reported by Sudinfo
http://www.sudinfo.be/1445342/articl...nt-les-deux-se

I do admire the new king, but I have to admit that since he became the new king, he's been pushing his family aside. I can't not blame Albert II, Astrid or Laurent for not attending
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The King and the Queen invited King Albert II and Queen Paola, Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz, Prince Laurent and Princess Claire. They all refused to attend ! Sad !!
Today is Prince /Archduke Lorenz's 60th birthday so perhaps he and Princess/Archduchess Astrid had other plans but such a pity none of the rest of the Royal family were in attendance.
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