Official dinners. How it works: welcoming the guests

In the Vita Havet Assembly Rooms, the guests have the opportunity to chat with each other before the dinner begins. Here, Marshal of the Realm Professor Svante Lindqvist and his wife Catharina Lindqvist speak with Lee Yang, the wife of South Korea's ambassador Cho Hee-yong. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/the Royal Court

On Thursday 24 February, another official dinner was held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. You can follow the guests as they are welcomed at the South Gate and then make their way up to the Banqueting Rooms.