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What was this event? Was it for World AIDS Day?
No, I don't think so. MM and Haakon just host this kind of dinners from time to time.

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Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess are giving a banquet at Skaugum (18:30)
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Such dinners are nice to host time to time but it would also be nice to know why they are hosted. MM could look much taller and not pregnant if she stands up straight, she has bad posture. It seems to such dinners MM is always seen in dark colors.
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Do these dinners have a theme (recognition of someone)? Whom do they invite? I think that it is nice that they host dinners regularly. They do seem very social. I am sure that these invitiations are extremely coveted.
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Very nice article! I was able to translate it, and I was very impressed with the CP couple for inviting this woman to sing for them. I admire their commitment to helping those who are typically shunned by society (ie. mental disorders, AIDS, etc). The CP couple have always seemed to be genuinely caring, good people.
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Haakon and Mette-Marit hold a banquet at Skaugum - The Norweigan Royals Report: Haakon and Mette-Marit hold banquet at Skaugum

The banquet was held on 1 December in cooperation with Kirkens Bymisjon (Church City Mission) and Rådet for psykisk helse (Council for Mental Health).
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Yesterday Crown Prince couple had a dinner in Skaugum:

Møtte barnehjemsbarn | www.siste.no
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The CP Couple will host a dinner at Skaugum next week.
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18.06.2013 Banquet at Skaugum
Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess host a banquet at Skaugum (19:00).
Here is an article about a volunteer of the Red Cross receiving an invitation. Probably about 55 volunteers from across the country are expected.
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Sounds like a nice thing to do. I would say that Prince Haakon and Mette-Marit are very down to earth people.
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Yes it's a nice tradition, they do such dinners several times a year.
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Press release about the dinner next week
kongehuset.no - Gjestebud på Skaugum: Presseinformasjon
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This year's dinner is a collaboration with the Red Cross. The focus this time is loneliness as a social challenge. Guests are participants and volunteers in Red Cross programs across the country on this topic.
The couple has invited more than 50 guests to Skaugum this evening, and are holding such a dinner for the ninth time this year.

ADD: about another guest, a 17-year old student http://www.romsdal.vgs.no/Romsdal-VG...kronprinsparet
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So tonight the CP Couple hosted the banquet at Skaugum, June 18, 2013.
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Picture gallery Kongelig fest | siste.no

Gjestebud på Skaugum | siste.no
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another article about the dinner, from the point of view of (one of) the guests
Delte trist historie med kronprinsparet | ranablad.no
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Other pictures related to the dinner in wonderful Skaugum..:-). It is a very nice idea to invite so many people and to create a network.
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