H.R.H. WAS IN NICE TO DELIVER A DONATION AND TO CELEBRATE 630 YEARS SINCE THE ANCIENT COUNTY’S FOUNDATION.

Nice-5th October 2018

PRINCE EMANUELE FILIBERTO WENT TO NICE TO DELIVER A 10,000-EURO DONATION ON BEHALF OF THE MONÉGASQUE DELEGATION OF THE DYNASTIC ORDERS IN FAVOUR OF THE “SECTION D’INTERVENTION FEUX DE FORÊTS”. H.R.H. THEN TOOK PART IN THE COMMEMORATION OF 630 YEARS SINCE THE FOUNDATION OF THE ANCIENT COUNTY OF NICE AT THE PALACE OF THE DUKES OF SAVOY IN NICE.

The Monégasque delegation of the Dynastic Orders of the House of Savoy and H.R.H. went to the Fort du Mont Alban in Nice the same morning and were greeted by the President of the Association “Section d’Intervention Feux de Forêts” and by representatives of the municipality of Nice who was waiting for them to deliver the donation.

The 10,000-euro contribution by the Monégasque Delegation will be used to purchase firefighting equipment suitable for forestry intervention, which was shown on the occasion. The special vehicle is fully equipped, can carry up to six firefighters and will be used for emergencies both in France and in the rest of Europe.

The ceremony, which ended with a cocktail reception on the Fort’s roof, was held in the uniquely evocative setting of the fortress built between 1557 and 1560 at the behest of Duke Emmanuel Philibert of Savoy to protect Nice and Villefranche.





TT.RR.HH. Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Prince Serge of Yugoslavia and Princess Eleanor of Yugoslavia, accompanied by the knights and dames of the Monégasque Delegation of the Dynastic Orders of the House of Savoy, were then received by French deputy Eric Ciotti at the Palace of the Dukes of Savoy in Nice for the commemoration of the ancient of county of Nice.

The Palace, built between 1610 and 1613 by Duke Emmanuel Philibert of Savoy, later became a royal residence and in 1856 Victor Emmanuel II received the Empress of Russia there. After the annexation of the County of Nice by France in 1860, the Palace became the seat of the Maritime Alps Prefecture.

At the end of the ceremony, Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy received the medal of the city of Nice, an honour that strengthens and confirms the historical ties binding the city and the House of Savoy.





CHAPTER OF THE ORDERS, 2019

Nice – 21/22 September 2019

On the auspicious 630th anniversary of the foundation of the County of Nice and of its common destiny with the House of Savoy, H.R.H.  Prince Vittorio Emanuele, Grand Master of the Dynastic Orders of the Royal House of Savoy, convened in Nice on 21 and 22 September 2019 the General Chapter of the Knightly Forces … Continued ... Continue

PROCESSION OF THE HOLY NAIL, MONZA

Monza (MB) – 15 September 2019

The Knights and Dames of the Dynastic Orders took part for the first time in the celebration for the Triduum of the Holy Nail ... Continue

FIRST CHARITY GALA EVENT IN CANADA WITH THE PRESENCE OF H.R.H. PRINCE EMANNUEL PHILIBERT

Ottawa-14th June 2019

The Canadian Delegation held their First Canadian Charity Gala ... Continue

H.R.H. THE PRINCE GRAND MASTER AT THE PASS SAINT-BERNARD

The Great Saint Bernard Pass-22 June 2019

 

The Swiss Delegation of the Dynastic Orders of the Royal House of Savoy ... Continue

THE OFFICIAL DELEGATION OF SICILY HOSTS A BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION FOR H.R.H. PRINCE EMANUELE FILIBERTO IN THE NAME OF SOLIDARITY

Catania-22 June 2019

 

The Vicariate of Catania hosted a Royal celebration ... Continue

FRANCE, ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE TO NOTRE DAME DE LAGHET

France-14th/16th June 2019

The Laghet, near Nice, is a place of worship which is popular and revered ... Continue

7th EDITION OF CHIVARLY AWARDS IN NEW YORK IN NAME OF THE SAVOY FOUNDATION HONORS

New York-June 11th 2019

 

New York, June 11, 2019, the American Foundation of Savoy Orders ... Continue

A CONCERT TO DONATE A DEFIBRILLATOR TO CERVO

Cervo (IM)-15th June 2019

 

The concert organised in collaboration with the Ligurian Delegation ... Continue

H.R.H. PRINCE EMANUELE FILIBERTO WAS IN MEDA FOR A CHARITY EVENT

Meda-9th June 2019  

A 20,000-euro cheque was given to the diocese of Cremona ... Continue

H.R.H. PRINCE VITTORIO EMANUELE VISITING THE SAVOY DELEGATION

Chambery-4th June 2019  

A day marked by historical celebrations and by charitable activities ... Continue

THE THIRD ANNUAL EVENT OF THE JAPAN DELEGATION IN TOKYO

Tokyo-26th May 2019 

Charity gala in Japan ... Continue

THE LITURGICAL CELEBRATION OF THE SHROUD WAS HELD IN ROME

Rome-3rd May 2019

On May 3rdthe Liturgical Celebration of the Shroud was held ... Continue

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