Thursday, 27 April 2017

Visit to Bulgaria: Day 1

15 September 2008

Crown prince Frederik and crown princess Mary made an official 3-day visit to Bulgaria.

At noon Frederik & Mary arrived in Sofia for a meeting with the president and his wife, Mrs. Zorka Parvanova.



In the late afternoon they visited the St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral.


At 20:00 there was an official dinner in honor of the crown prince couple hosted by the President of the Republic of Bulgaria and Mrs. Zorka Parvanova.


Monday, 17 April 2017

Donation for Hjerneskadeforeningen

23 September 2008

As patron of the Danish Brain Injury Association, crown princess Mary was handed a donation of a million kroner from the Remmens Fonden, at HovedHuset in Frederiksberg.


She was accompanied by Caroline Heering, who acted as lady-in-waiting.




Saturday, 15 April 2017

Kronprinsparrets Kulturpris 2008

14 September 2008

Crown prince Frederik and crown princess Mary handed out their annual cultural awards, at the Copenhagen Opera House.


Mary wore a new dress by Niels Kristiansen.

Among the guests were Peter & Caroline Heering and Tanja & Chris Minh Doky.





The Crown Prince Couple's Culture Prize for 2008 was awarded to Danish singer-songwriter Tina Dickow.


The humanitarian prize went 'Morgencaféen for Hjemløse'  from Blågårds Plads in Nørrebro, Copenhagen.


Mary lost one of her earrings...





Friday, 14 April 2017

Arn 2

11 September 2008

After a long summer vacation (2 months of holidays at Marselisborg, Skagen, Graasten and Australia - interspersed by a short working visit to North Slesvig and 5 days at the Beijing Olympics), crown princess Mary went back to work.

Together with Frederik, she was present at Imperial Biografen in Copenhagen for the gala premiere of "Arn 2. Rigen ved vejs ende".






Thursday, 13 April 2017

Australian Holidays: A night on the town

5 September 2008

Mary, Frederik and Amber were joined by about 10 other friends for a night at Hugos in Manly, Sydney. They stayed untill closing time.


A few days later Mary was reported shopping in Bondi.

This was the last sighting of Mary, before they returned home to Denmark.

Monday, 10 April 2017

Australian Holidays: Sydney photo call

4 September 2008

Mary, Frederik and their children had a meeting with the press at Sydney's Government House for an official photo moment.








Sunday, 9 April 2017

Australian Holidays: Sydney

3 September 2008

After having been constantly picked up by the press in Hobart, Mary and her family managed to go under the radar in Melbourne and Sydney.

Like for Melbourne, the Sydney part of the holiday contained 1 workday. when Mary officially opened a new medical research facility of the Victor Chang Institute.













At night, Mary & Frederik were guests of honour at the at Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute dinner.

Mary wore a new dress by Rikke Mai.