Royal Guests arrive in Athens for Royal Funeral

The Greek Royal Family hosted a Dinner for visiting Royal Guests and Relatives at the Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens tonight, on the eve of the Funeral of King Constantine II of Greece:

Royal Guests and Relatives attended a Dinner hosted by the Greek Royal Family at the Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens tonight, on the eve of the Funeral of King Constantine II of Greece at the Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral tomorrow, which the Burial will follow in the Royal Cemetery at Tatoi Palace.

William and Kate, the Prince and Princess of Wales, could represent Charles and Camilla at the service, Hello reports.

There have also been suggestions that Prince Edward and Sophie, the Countess of Wessex, could be in attendance. 

Deputy Prime Minister Pangagiotis Pikrammenos and Culture and Sports Minister Lina Mendoni will represent the Greek government at the service.

The Spanish Royal Family were led by King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain, with King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia (the sister of King Constantine), Infanta Elena, Infanta Cristina, and their children.


Queen Margrethe II of Denmark (King Constantine’s sister-in-law) and her sister Princess Benedikte were also pictured arriving.

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway arrived at the hotel with Princess Märtha Louise.


Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia, Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, and Prince Radu of Romania were also seen arriving.


Several Royal Families have confirmed their attendance at the Funeral tomorrow: