“The princess has pregnancy-related back pain and the dinner in Blue Hall is long. Therefore she will…”

“The princess has pregnancy-related back pain and the dinner in Blue Hall is long. Therefore she will only be present during the distribution and attend the king’s dinner the following day.”

Johan Tegel, Swedish Court press secretary informing that Princess Madeleine will not attend the Nobel Prize banquet. 

Chris O’Neill will still attend both the award ceremony and banquet,as well as the king’s dinner.

(via royalwatcher)