His Majesty King Harald and Her Majesty Queen Sonja are hosting a garden party in the royal gardens in Oslo today. 1500 invited guests from all over the country will have the privilege of attending. Arne Ophaug and Vidar Jensen, faithful workers at UWC Red Cross Nordic – since the start in 1995 – are representing the College at the event. Arne has been leading the kitchen and other support functions, whereas Vidar has taken care of our maintenance. Two key members of our staff who you may have seen if you saw the coverage on national TV.
Here is a link to the report of the day from the website of the Royal House of Norway.
Here is a link to an excerpt from King Harald’s speech as he spoke about love, religion and acceptance.