2016-04-19

Cabinet meeting, Thursday April 21, 2016

On Thursday April 21, 2016, at 11.15 a.m. a cabinet meeting will be held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm in connection with the birth of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia's child.

The following media sessions will be held:

1) Photo pool at the cabinet meeting
Entry via the West Gate, Royal Palace of Stockholm at 10 a.m.

After registration of the photographer's name at press@royalcourt.se no later than Wednesday April 20 at 1 p.m., the following media outlets will be allocated a place:

All Over Press/IBL, stills (1 person)
Stella Pictures, stills (1 person)
Stella Pictures, video (1 person)
TT Nyhetsbyrån, stills (1 person)
TT Nyhetsbyrån, video (1 person)
SVT, video (1 person)
TV4, video (1 person)
Sveriges Radio, audio recording (1 person)

At the cabinet meeting, The King will inform the Government of the title, name and given name of the child.

2) Media session in the Karl XV Hall (approx.11.25 a.m.)
Entry via the West Gate, Royal Palace of Stockholm, at 10.50 a.m.

In the Karl XV Hall, H.E. Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist will announce the title, name and given name of the child after the cabinet meeting.

The other attendees in the Karl XV Hall will be Speaker Urban Ahlin, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and First Lady of the Court Anna Hamilton, who earlier participated at the statement of witnesses, together with the Marshal of the Realm, at Drottningholm Palace.

The number of places is limited. Requests for accreditation for the media session in the Karl XV Hall should be sent to press@royalcourt.se no later than Wednesday April 20 at 1 p.m. Please state the name of one reporter and/or one photographer, and the name of the media company. Those media outlets that have been allocated a place will receive an e-mail confirmation.

There will only be the opportunity for a few questions in connection with the media session. There will be no individual interviews.