Royal Runners All Round On Fourth Day of Ascot

  June 17, 2016 at 4:50 pm by

Queen Elizabeth and the Duchess of Cornwall

It wasn’t just The Queen who had a horse running today. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall had Carntop running in the King Edward VII Stakes. A short interview with the trainer Ralph Beckett revealed that Charles and Camilla are both very passionate about their horses and their training. They were seen in the pre-parade ring before Carntop went out and placed 5th out of 9 horses. … Continue reading

Prince Charles Pays Visit to Royal Ballet School

  June 17, 2016 at 1:38 pm by

Prince Charles

The Prince of Wales today paid a visit to one of his patronages, the Royal Ballet, at the organisation’s campus at White Lodge in Richmond Park. Charles was shown around the campus (which included stops at the art rooms and academic sections of the school), met with staff and students and was treated to a showcase of several ballet performances by students in the Margot Fonteyn Theatre. He was also … Continue reading

Flashback Friday: Some Vintage Royal Ascot

  June 17, 2016 at 10:00 am by

Queen Elizabeth at Ascot in 1954

Considering the main event of this week is Royal Ascot, our Flashback Friday for today brings you some vintage shots of Ascot years past. June 17, 1948: Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret June 17, 1969: Princess Anne June 17, 1980: Queen Elizabeth II and Queen Margrethe II of Denmark June 17, 1981: The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer June 17, 1987: The Duchess of York and Princess Margaret … Continue reading

Auspicious Events for the Gyalsey!

  June 17, 2016 at 7:38 am by

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  Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan along with His Royal Highness Crown Prince Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck have continued their visit to the East of Bhutan with a number of ceremonial and ritual events. On Monday, they attended the Rinchen Terzoed Wâng in Lhuentse at the site of a huge statue of Guru Padmasambhava – known also as Guru Rinpoche – an 8th-century … Continue reading

Royal Wedding Dress Exhibition To Be Held in Sweden This Autumn

  June 17, 2016 at 7:24 am by

Queen Silvia on her wedding day

To mark the 40th wedding anniversary of King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia, an exhibition featuring five royal wedding dresses will be held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm this northern autumn. The bridal gowns of Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Princess Madeleine, Princess Sofia and Princess Lillian will all be on display to give visitors “a unique opportunity to see the royal bridal gowns and relive the royal weddings … Continue reading

Crown Princess Margareta of Romania and Her Foundation

  June 17, 2016 at 6:37 am by

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On Wednesday, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Margarita hosted a tea party at Elisabeta Palace for the Board of Directors of the Vodafone Romania Foundation. The foundation has been working in partnership with the Crown Princess Margareta of Romania Foundation in support of children and the elderly and on behalf of her foundation, Crown Princess Margareta gave a Platinum level sponsor award to Vodaphone Romania for their work. The following … Continue reading

The Bernadottes Hit The Polar Music Prize

  June 16, 2016 at 8:36 pm by

King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia

As they do each year, the Swedish Royal Family tonight attended the Polar Music Prize at the Stockholm Concert Hall. King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia, Princess Christina and Tord Magnuson were all present, walking the white carpet before the awards ceremony, during which Sweden’s Max Martin and Italy’s Cecilia Bartoli were presented this year’s prizes. H.R.H Crown Princess Victoria and … Continue reading

Queen Mathilde Joins The Red Brigade at European Development Days Event

  June 16, 2016 at 7:20 pm by

Queen Mathilde

Belgian Queen Mathilde joined the other royal ladies who selected red outfits this week as she attended the 10th European Development Days conference in Brussels. She toured the stands and exhibitions that are part of the event, which is hosted by the European Commission to bring together the development community to share ideas to inspire new partnerships and solutions,  before giving a keynote address on the impact of the Sustainable … Continue reading

Kevin Spacey Receives Honorary KBE From Prince Charles

  June 16, 2016 at 5:49 pm by

Prince charles and Kevin Spacey

American actor Kevin Spacey was presented with his honorary KBE today at Clarence House by the Prince of Wales. The House of Cards star received the honour – becoming an Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire – for his “services to theatre, arts education and international culture.” He was previously an Honorary Commander of the same order from 2010. Between 2004 and 2015, Spacey was … Continue reading

Prince William Speaks at London 2016 Founders Forum

  June 16, 2016 at 5:23 pm by

Prince William

The Duke of Cambridge was today present at the London 2016 Founders Forum, a technology conference. After viewing some of the latest creative technological developments – including dancing robots and a human-carrying drone – the Duke gave a speech about cyber-bullying and what must be done to bring it do an end. A slightly different helicopter from the one HRH is used to flying…@Founders_Forum #FFLondon pic.twitter.com/cOFwVOjUxx — Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) June … Continue reading

Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

  June 16, 2016 at 3:59 pm by

Queen Elizabeth

It was Ladies Day at Royal Ascot today, which was attended by various members of the royal family. Those in attendance were the Queen, Prince Philip, the Duke of York, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, the Princess Royal, the Countess of Wessex, Princess Alexandra, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, Lord Frederick Windsor, Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark, Prince El Hassan and Princess Sarvath al-Hassan of Jordan, Sheikh Mohammed bin … Continue reading

Prince Alexander To Be Christened On September 9

  June 16, 2016 at 10:12 am by

Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Prince Alexander

Sweden’s youngest Prince, Alexander, will be christened on Friday September 9 at the Drottningholm Palace Chapel, the Royal Court has announced today. The Chapel was the location of the christening of Alexander’s two cousins, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas, the children of Princess Madeleine. Prince Alexander was born on April 19 and is the first child of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.

Letizia’s Leather Culottes Make Yet Another Appearance

  June 15, 2016 at 7:29 pm by

Queen Letizia

The King and Queen of Spain have received the Board of Trustees of the Princess of Asturias Foundation at Zarzuela Palace for the Foundation’s annual meeting. And Queen Letizia decided that her Uterqüe leather culottes required another venture out of the wardrobe, this time pairing them with a fuchsia pink blouse. The pants have been seen several times this year, and to be honest – they’re not a piece that gets … Continue reading

Twos A Charm! Kate and Mary Make Their Ascot Debuts

  June 15, 2016 at 6:40 pm by

The Duchess of cambridge and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark

We were treated to a right royal show at Ascot today with the debut appearance of not only the Duchess of Cambridge but also Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. As guests – we believe – of the Earl and Countess of Wessex, who have known the couple for over 10 years, Mary and her husband Crown Prince Frederik enjoyed a seat in the second carriage and dinner at Windsor castle with The … Continue reading

Princess Beatrice Admits ‘School Was A Nightmare’ During Youth Charity Visit

  June 15, 2016 at 1:34 pm by

Princess Beatrice

Princess Beatrice of York has spoken of how her dyslexia impacted her time at school today during a visit to School 21 in East London with Holly Branson. The visit was made to help raise money for youth projects supported by the charity Big Change, which was started by Beatrice and Holly – with a group of others – in 2012 to support projects that assist young people to develop crucial … Continue reading

Silver Carnations Presented by Princess Beatrix

  June 15, 2016 at 11:31 am by

Princess Beatrix

Dutch Princess Beatrix has presented the 2016 Silver Carnations of the Prince Bernhard Culture Fund in a ceremony at the Royal Palace in Amsterdam. The awards are presented annually to individuals who have voluntarily worked to benefit the culture and nature of the Netherlands; Prince Bernhard, Beatrix’s father, started the Fund in 1950 and presented the awards each year until his 2004 death. Princess Beatrix – dressed in a lovely … Continue reading

A Blonde Version of His Father: Prince Nicolas Turns One

  June 15, 2016 at 8:51 am by

Prince Nicolas

Sweden’s Prince Nicolas today celebrates his first birthday and two photographs taken by Brigitte Grenfeldt in the Bernadotte-O’Neill family apartment at the Royal Mews. The young prince – who is eight in line to the throne – looks remarkably like his father, Chris O’Neill, just in blonde form! Grattis Prins Nicolas, 1 år idag! Happy birthday Prince Nicolas, who turns 1 today! Foto: Brigitte Grenfeldt/Kungahuset.se #prinsessparet #kungahuset A photo posted … Continue reading

The Duke of Cambridge Appears on Cover of UK’s Leading Gay Magazine

  June 15, 2016 at 7:44 am by

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Whilst signing the book of condolence at the US Embassy yesterday, Prince William announced he will be appearing in the monthly magazine Attitude which comes out today. The interview has been set up for months, but it’s very poignant the Duke decided to mention his contribution at yesterday’s meeting. The magazine has featured just as many straight celebrities on its cover as those who are openly gay over the years, with … Continue reading

AMADE Deutschland Gala Gathers Some Royal Attendees

  June 14, 2016 at 8:41 pm by

Princess Caroline

A gala dinner held in Munich tonight by AMADE Deutschland had a few royals in attendance: Princess Caroline of Hanover and a number of Bavarians – Franz, Duke of Bavaria, Prince Leopold and Princess Ursula and Prince Luitpold. The royals walked the red carpet before entering the Imperial Hall, with the dinner raising funds for both AMADE and the Roland Berger Foundation. Princess Caroline wore a navy blue and silver lace … Continue reading

Queen Margrethe Visits the Faroe Islands

  June 14, 2016 at 8:21 pm by

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark

The Queen of Denmark is currently on a few days visit to the Faroe Islands, an autonomous country within the Danish Kingdom. She is travelling on the royal yacht, the Dannebrog, and has thus far visited the cities of Drelnes and Tórshavn. The Queen – wearing the traditional costume of the Islands – stopped by the parliament, a nursing home and a graphic workshop as well as a cultural centre today; while … Continue reading

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