Sunday 1 July 2007

Christening update

Fredensborg Palace Church lots of information about the church from the Crown Prince Couple's site

The christening robe from the Danish Monarchy website

Royal Babies who have been christened in the Christening Gown, which is used tomorrow:

King Christian X
Carl (from 1905 King Haakon VII of Norway)
Prince Harald
Prince Gustav
Princess Louise
Princess Thyra
Princess Dagmar
King Frederik IX
Heir Apparent Prince Knud
Queen Margrethe
Princess Benedikte
Queen Anne-Marie
Princess Elisabeth
Count Ingolf of Rosenborg
Count Christian of Rosenborg
Crown Prince Frederik
Prince Joachim
Prins Christian
... very soon and Princess ????

The Royal Baptismal Font and the Royal Christening Set from the Danish Monarchy website

The church is ready, cleaned and decorated, the ceiling was recently restored with private funds and from Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik's Fund:


Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik will arrive via helicopter from Marselisborg Castle shortly.

Inside the church there are 4 chairs for the grandparents, 6 chairs for the godparents, 2 chairs for Frederik and Mary and a small chair for Christian.

Crown Princess Victoria is there and so are Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit are there and also Prince Joachim. Reporters say Crown Princess Mathilde of Belgium is there as well.

On Seven Network in Sydney on the 6pm news there is a report of a general kind about the media coverage and the vibe in Fredensborg, with an interview with TV2's Jes Dorph Petersen.

The DRTV livestream is on.

Click on the link below - it is just before 8am in Copenhagen
No longer applicable

DR live stream

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