Sound the royal baby klaxon, another little Prince or Princess is coming (and no, it’s not Prince Harry and Meghan Markle despite rumours that he’s designing this engagement ring for her). Prince Carl and Princess Sofia of Sweden welcomed their son Alexander Erik Hubertus Bertil just 11 months ago but the couple have announced that they are already pregnant with their second child. In a statement released on the Swedish Royal Court’s website, they said: ‘We are happy to announce that we are expecting a child, a sibling to Prince Alexander. ‘We are looking forward to welcoming a new little member to our family.’ The gorgeous couple are due to welcome their bundle of joy in September, and although this would mean that Princess Sofia is already halfway through her pregnancy she is adama
Queen Silvia''s adorable grandchildren aren't the only ones who like to hide in the corridors of Drottningholm Palace. The Swedish monarch revealed in a documentary by SVT that the royal family's private residence is haunted by "friendly ghosts". "There's a lot of history here," Her Majesty said. "There are small friends, ghosts. They're all very friendly, but you sometimes feel that you're not completely alone." The 73-year-old then added, "It's really exciting, but you don't get scared." Drottningholm Palace is the official residence of Queen Silvia and King Carl Gustaf Drottningholm is the permanent home for the Queen and her husband King Carl XVI Gustaf, who reside together in the southern wing of the palace. Princess Estelle's grandmother went on to encourage people to visit the ...
Queen Silvia has returned home after two nights in the hospital. The royal court said in a statement: "The queen is back on her feet and feels well, given the circumstances." The Swedish Royal Court originally announced on the morning of December 24 that the monarch was taken to the hospital late Friday night after suffering from a heavy cold and dizzy spells. Sweden’s longest serving Queen was rushed to Karolinska University Hospital in Solna, one of Europe’s top health facilities. Queen Silvia of Sweden fell ill on Friday At the time, the Royal Court stated in a press release: "The Queen has been taken to hospital late last night. The Queen has had a cold for a time and was hit during Friday evening of dizziness. The Queen is still in hospital for observation and sampling and feels w
Prince George The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first-born was baptised on 23 October 2013 at the Chapel Royal of St James's Palace. The Prince wore a Honiton lace christening gown modelled after one made for Queen Victoria's daughter in 1841. The original was replaced with one, which George wore, designed by the Queen's senior dresser Angela Kelly. Photo: © Getty Images Princess Charlotte Prince William and Kate's daughter was christened on 5 July 2015 at Sandringham's St. Mary Magdalene Church, where her late grandmother Princess Diana was also baptised. The little Princess wore the same beautiful lace christening gown that her older brother Prince George wore for his ceremony a couple of years before. Photo: © Instagram Princess Gabriella and Prince Jacques of Monaco Prince A
September usually means the start of the school year for children across Europe, and royal youngsters are no different. Belgium's royal children went back to school last week, while Spain's Princess Leonor and Princess Sofia are starting in a few days. Even the youngest members of the royal families – the adorable babies – will play starring roles at engagements this autumn. On Friday Prince Alexander of Sweden, the newborn son of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, will be baptised at the Drottningholm Palace Church. Prince Alexander of Sweden will be baptised on Friday The baby boy, who is four months old, will take centre stage as he is christened in front of his family and godparents. The ceremony will be steeped in tradition; Alexander will wear the same christening gown t
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UPDATED: PRINCESS SOFIA AT INDUSTRY DAY IN BÅSTAD August 4, 2016 Today, Princess Sofia attended Industry Day in Båstad as a representative of Project Playground. Industry Day was hosted to mark the beginning of the partnership between Gränslösa Möten and Project Playground, with today's seminars topic being "A Sustainable Tomorrow". Featured Speakers included Sweden's former Prime Minister, Fredrik Reinfeldt, and John Hope Bryant. Gränslösa Möten became Project Playgrounds newest partner back in June. Their main focus is opening up discussions and partnerships between people and organizations of different backgrounds, ethnicities, social class, and locations. This is something that Project Playground is very interested in considering their w Work with children who are unaccompanied com
It may have been Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden's 39th birthday on Thursday, but it was her newborn baby boy who stole the show. Prince Oscar, who is four months old, charmed the nation and royal fans worldwide as he made a rare appearance at his mother's celebrations. Victoria proudly held her little boy in her arms as she showed him off to well-wishers at Solliden Palace – the royal family's summer residence – on the island of Öland. The future queen of Sweden was accompanied by her husband Prince Daniel and the couple's four-year-old daughter Princess Estelle, who looked just as sweet as her younger brother in a matching blue dress. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden proudly held her little boy The family were also joined by Victoria's parents King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen