Editor’s Note: This post will be updated with more information and pictures soon.
Together with Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, the Royal couple visited the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and the Holmenkollen skimuseum. They watched a demonstration by the best young Norwegian ski jumpers afterwards.
Continue reading “Royal Visit Norway: A Sporty and Snowy End to the Tour at Holmenkollen (day 4)”
The final day of the visit will start at the Hartvig Nissen School, which was the location for the very popular television programma ‘Skam’. Skam is a drama series focussing on teenagers and the challenges young people face during their youth. TRH will meet the stars and producers to hear more about the series.
The Duke and the Duchess and the Crown Prince Couple greeted the crowds waiting outside.
At Skaugum, the offical residence of the Crown Prince Couple, the Duke and Duchess will have a private luncheon with the Crown Prince and Crown Princess.
The Duchess wears a new coat by Dolce & Gabbana, her Tod’s pumps and Mappin & Webb earrings.
- Together with Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, the Royal couple will visit the Holmenkollen Ski Jump and the Holmenkollen skimuseum. They will watch a demonstration by the best young Norwegian ski jumpers afterwards.
- Their last engagement in Scandinavia will be an event organised by the Norwegian Ski Federation. TRH will see a group of nursery children take part in an afternoon ski session on the slopes near Oslo. The Duke and the Duchess will take part in some of the activities and speak to the instructors.
- TRH will then depart for London at Oslo Gardermoen Airport.
The full itinerary can be read via this link.
A Royal Tour Recap
Their Majesties the King and the Queen are helding an official dinner in honour of the Duke and the Duchess this evening at the Royal Palace in Oslo.
Both King Harald and the Duke gave a speech at the dinner, which will be attended by members of the government, business leaders, people from the Norwegian creative industries and members of the Norwegian Armed Forces. In total, 104 guests are invited. From the Norwegian Royal Family, the Crown Prince and Princess are attending, as are Princess Märtha-Louise and princess Astrid.
The Duchess was escorted by HM King Harald V to the dinner tonight and she sat next to him at the table. The Duke accompanied Queen Silvia to the dining hall.
Continue reading “Royal Visit Norway: A Glittering Gala Dinner at the Royal Palace (day 3)”
At Oslo Gardemoen Airport, the Duke and Duchess are received by Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit. The airport was fully covered in snow this morning and the outside temperature is around 0 C. Tomorrow will be even colder, as the weather reports are now saying that it will be between -7 and -12 C during the day.
Continue reading “Royal Visit Norway: A Snowy and Cold Day in Oslo for the Duke and Duchess (day 3)”