Residents of the Antwerp nursing home De Gulden Lelie were surprised, Sunday evening, to receive a call from Princess Éleonore, the youngest daughter of the royal couple.
Elderly people residing in nursing homes can no longer receive visits since mid-March to protect them from the coronavirus; confinement often difficult to bear and softened this Sunday by the call of the princess. Éleonore celebrated her 12th birthday on April 16. She is the 4th child of Philippe and Mathilde, after Elisabeth, Gabriel and Emmanuel.
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On June 16, the royal couple went to the Citadelle regional hospital center (CHR), on the heights of Liege. He had visited various departments, not often highlighted but yet crucial in this coronavirus pandemic.