BREAKING NEWS

Dutch delight with orange to celebrate King's 50th birthday

Orange-clad citizens across the country celebrated by holding parties and street sales.

Now Reading:

Dutch delight with orange to celebrate King's 50th birthday

Text size Aa Aa

In the Netherlands on Thursday, thousands of people donned the national colour orange to celebrate the 50th birthday of King Willem-Alexander.

Street parties abound across the country as people are allowed to put up tables or roll out carpets on their doorsteps to sell small goods or perform for crowds.