Kronprinsessparets bröllop

Reception, morning of 1 June 2010

The Crown Princess Couple being presented with a wedding gift from the Mounted Guard, represented by Chairman Ingemar Eliasson and Administrative Director Olof Karlander. Photo: Anders Wiklund, Scanpix.

Two receptions were held on Tuesday 1 June at the Royal Palace to mark the publishing of the banns of marriage between Crown Princess Victoria and Mr Daniel Westling: one in the morning and one in the afternoon. The following associations and organisations offered their congratulations to The Crown Princess Couple in the morning:

Mounted Guard 
Chairman Ingemar Eliasson and Administrative Director Olof Karlander
 
Crown Princess Couple's Wedding Foundation
Curator Jan Lindman
 
Crown Princess Margareta's Veteran Reserve Foundation
Deputy CEO Director General Henrik Landerholm and Director Hugo Nordenfelt
 
National Museum
Director Solfrid Söderlind and Research Director Karin Sidén

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Rector Lisa Sennerby Forsse
Former rector Mårten Carlsson

Orrefors Kosta Boda AB
Marketing Director Lars Westman
 
Svenska Blå Stjärnan
Secretary General Hedvig Sommarin
Board member Ellen Hammer

Danderyd's Guild of Handicrafts
Chairwoman Christina Edling-Svensson
 
Sorunda Hemslöjdsvänner
Chairwoman Lena Kristiansson
Secretary Gerd Härnvall

Sweden's County Governors
County Governor Sven Lindgren (Kalmar)
County Governor Per Unckel (Stockholm)
County Governor Lars Bäckström (Gothenburg)

Swedish Civil Defence League
Secretary General Sven Lindgren
 
Queen Victoria's Rest Home
Chairman Sven Lindgren

National Encyclopaedia
Editor-in-Chief Arne Ekman
Chair of the Jury Eva Möller
 
Bro Hof Slott, Golf Club
Chairman Björn Örås
Johan Hagenfelt
 
Hagtex
Pierre Hagströmer and Peter Ravén
 
Swedish Maritime Administration
Director General Ann-Catrine Zetterdahl
 
Royalist Association
Chairman Patrik Åkesson
First Deputy Chairman Lennart Stockblad
 
Skansen Foundation
Skansen Director John Brattmyhr
Margareta Djoos
 
Skandica r.f Nordiska språk
Deputy Chairwoman Liisa-Mari Ojala
Secretary Kalle Keijonen

Svenskt Tenn
Anders Wall, Annika Rost, Thommy Bindefelt and Per Ahldén
 
Swedish Beekeepers' Association  
Secretary Michael Cornell
Chairman Jonny Ulvtorp
Chairwoman Stockholm Lotta Fabricius Christansen

Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry
Secretary and CEO Åke Barklund
President Sara von Arnold

Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
CEO Urban Bäckström
Signhild Arnegård-Hansen
 
World Wide Fund for Nature
Chairman of the Board Björn Hägglund
Director of Communication Mariann Eriksson
National City Park Expert Henrik Waldenström

Friends of the Nordic Museum and Skansen
Director of the Secretariat Caroline Zeilon

Stockholm Boys’ Choir gave a beautiful performance during the reception. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/the Royal Court.