Royal Delight

Published: Wednesday, 05/10/2006 12:00 am EDT

Dutch Ambassador Karel de Beer, Rockcliffe Park Public School Principal Denis Delorme, and elementary level students (either of Dutch descent or with a strong connection) shared in some royal fun, as the school accepted Queen Juliana's silver trowel. The Queen's Archives donated the prized possession, which was used to lay a stone to commemorate the Queen's stay in Ottawa during the Second World War, to the school last week.

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