The royal family have shared birthday wishes for Sophie, Countess of Wessex, as she celebrates her 58th birthday today.
The celebrations come after the mother-of-two visited Connaught Junior School in Bagshot and Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot yesterday and was presented with a birthday cake, flowers and a card.
King Charles and Camilla wrote a post on their official Twitter account that read: “Wishing the Countess of Wessex a very happy birthday today.”
‘Thank you Connaught School for the delicious cake during Her Royal Highness’s visit yesterday!’
Sophie, Countess of Wessex celebrates her 58th birthday today (pictured with a birthday cake presented by Connaught Junior School)
Comments flooded in on the wife of Prince Edward, the late Queen’s youngest son, as royal fans expressed their love for the Countess and thanked her for supporting the Queen.
‘A very happy birthday to our lovely Sophie, Countess of Wessex. What a great beauty! We know how much our late Queen loved you. Thank you for helping take care of her,’ wrote one.
Another said: ‘Happy birthday to Sophie! She is such a great and amazing woman!’
King Carlos and Camila shared their birthday wishes with the Countess on their official Twitter account
The mother of two visited the school yesterday for the opening of its new STEAM lab.
One comment read: ‘Happy birthday to the amazing Countess of Wessex! She is a breath of fresh air wherever she goes with her beautiful smile!’
Another wrote: “She is very classy and always gives a good impression of the family.”
St John’s Church in Kensal Green said: “Our bells will ring at 7pm tonight in celebration.”
Royal fans flooded social media to express their love and admiration for the Countess on her birthday.
Organizations around the world of which the Countess is a patron took to social media to share their well wishes.
The OSCAR Foundation, which uses football to help provide education to youth in deprived areas of India, released a video showing young children singing “Happy Birthday” as a cake was cut reading “Happy Birthday Sophie Ma’am.” “.
Health charity Wellbeing of Women shared a post that read: ‘Happy Birthday to our Royal Patron HRH The Countess of Wessex!
“The Countess has been a great supporter since joining us as Royal Patron in 2021 and we look forward to continuing our work together throughout 2023.”
DMWS, a charity providing medical welfare to those who serve the nation, wrote: ‘We wish our Royal Patron, HRH The Countess of Wessex, a very happy birthday today. Thank you very much for your continued support.’
The Countess was treated to an ice cream cake in celebration of her birthday yesterday when she visited Connaught Junior School in Bagshot.
Sophie donned a blue striped dress and received a personalized apron yesterday at Connaught Junior School in Bagshot.
He also planted a tree while at school to mark The Queen’s Green Canopy initiative.
The Countess was also presented with a card and flowers on her visit to Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot yesterday.
Opening her new STEAM lab, she joined in on science, IT and home economics lessons before planting a tree to mark The Queen’s Green Canopy initiative.
Sophie paired a striped deep blue wool blend Gabriela Hearst dress with matching black and white pearl earrings and a long silver chain necklace, complete with a larger statement pearl.
When she got caught up in some baking, the royal wore a white apron personalized with her initial and surrounded by flowers.
The Countess also received a card after meeting staff and patients to celebrate the redevelopment of Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot.
The characteristically elegant countess was also handed a bouquet of white flowers and looked resplendent as she stepped out of the unit.