2014-02-25

Cabinet meeting, Wednesday 26 February 2014

A cabinet meeting will be held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm on Wednesday 26 February 2014 at 15:00, in connection with the birth of H.R.H. Princess Madeleine's daughter. The following media sessions will be held:

1. Photo pool at the cabinet meeting

Entry via the West Gate, Royal Palace of Stockholm, at 14:30.

After registration of the photographer's name with Annika Jeppsson, by e-mailing annika.jeppsson@royalcourt.se no later than Wednesday 26 February at 09:00, the following media outlets will be allocated a place:

All Over Press, stills (1 place)

IBL, stills (1 place)

Stella Pictures, stills (1 place)

TT Nyhetsbyrån, stills (1 place)

TT Nyhetsbyrån, video (1 place)

SVT, video (1 place)

TV4, video (1 place)

Sveriges Radio, audio recording (1 place)

At the cabinet meeting, H.M. 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. 15:35-15:45)

Entry via the West Gate, Royal Palace of Stockholm, at 15:00-15:10.

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 Per Westerberg, Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt and Mistress of the Robes Alice Trolle-Wachtmeister.

The number of places is limited. Requests for accreditation for the media session in the Karl XV Hall should be sent to Annika Jeppsson, by e-mailing annika.jeppsson@royalcourt.se no later than Wednesday 26 February at 09:00. 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.