Last night, October 18, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace for Team GB and Paralympics GB Rio 2016 medalists. They were joined by Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry, Prince Andrew, Princess Anne, the Duke of Kent, and the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester. Princess Eugenie was scheduled to attend, […]
Kensington Palace released a stubbed out itinerary for the upcoming Cambridge tour of Canada. Prince William and Kate Middleton will visit British Columbia and Yukon from September 24 to October 1. KP did not confirm whether George and Charlotte will go.
Prince Harry sent out a personalized tweet this morning, wishing Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt a happy birthday.
While Sophie, Countess of Wessex has not traveled to Rio to watch the Olympics like some other royals, she is keeping up with how Team GB’s women’s hockey team is doing. Team GB made it into the finals, and Sophie, as Patron of England Hockey, released a video message to wish them luck.
With King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima arriving in Rio this week with their three daughters to cheer on the Netherlands team, I thought it would be nice to do a Royals at the Olympics post with a round up of some of the royals’ Olympic appearances.
Here’s a quick post on Crown Princess Mary in Rio over the last several days. She accompanied Crown Prince Frederik, IOC member, to some pre-Games events throughout the week and to the Opening Ceremony on August 5.
Kensington Palace released a video message yesterday which features Prince William, Kate Middleton, and Prince Harry talking about the 2012 London Olympics over footage from those Games and giving their support for Team GB in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
While Prince William and Kate Middleton and Princess Charlene have decided to skip the Rio Olympics, Crown Princess Mary has not. She and Crown Prince Frederik, who is a member of the International Olympic Committee, are in Rio for the Olympics, which start on Friday. While in Rio, Mary spoke to the Daily Mail about […]