Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk


News & Politics

Presented by Steve Bloomfield, this is Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show featuring interviews with political leaders and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the day.


The Foreign Desk - The future of Europe’s monarchies

June 14th, 2014

Episode 24 of 204 episodes

As King Juan Carlos of Spain announces his intention to abdicate – the third abdication worldwide in a year – Monocle’s foreign editor Steve Bloomfield chairs a discussion on the future of the royal houses of Europe. With historian Carolyn Harris, Anjo Clement of Nieuw Republikeins Genootschap and royal biographer Roger Lundgren.