Daily Record: June 24th, 2010

COURT CIRCULAR

Buckingham Palace

The Queen, Patron, All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, today visited the Lawn Tennis Championship Meeting, Church Road, Wimbledon, London SW19, and was received by the President (The Duke of Kent) and the Chairman (Mr. Timothy Phillips).

Her Majesty toured the Club, viewed demonstrations by junior players and met past and present Wimbledon players.

The Queen was entertained to Luncheon this afternoon by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.

Her Majesty afterwards watched a tennis match on Centre Court.

Clarence House

The Prince of Wales this afternoon visited the John Burns Cottages affordable housing development at Pilton, Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

His Royal Highness, President, WaterAid, afterwards visited Glastonbury Festival, Worthy Farm, Pilton, Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

The Prince of Wales, Colonel-in-Chief, The Parachute Regiment, this evening attended a Chapel Service at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London SW3, followed by a Reception and Beating Retreat to commemorate the Seventieth Anniversary of the formation of the Airborne Forces.

His Royal Highness subsequently viewed the Elephant Family’s model elephant parade at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

The Duchess of Cornwall this afternoon viewed the Elephant Family’s model elephant parade at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

The Duchess of Cornwall, Commodore-in-Chief, Naval Chaplaincy Service, was represented by Vice Admiral Sir Adrian Johns (Governor of Gibraltar) at the Funeral of the Reverend John Hill (Naval Chaplain in Gibraltar) which was held in St Ann’s Church, Portsmouth, Hampshire, this afternoon.

Buckingham Palace

The Duke of York, Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, this afternoon held a Luncheon for Prince Abdulaziz Bin Ahmed Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (Chairman, Atheeb Group).

His Royal Highness, Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, this evening held a Dinner at St. James’s Palace to mark the newly-completed extension of ExCel London.

Buckingham Palace

The Earl of Wessex this morning visited Cumnor Church of England Primary School, Oxford Road, Cumnor, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Oxfordshire (Mr. Timothy Stevenson).

His Royal Highness later opened the newly-restored Hall at St. John’s and Fernham Village Hall, Fernham, near Faringdon, Oxfordshire.

The Earl of Wessex this afternoon visited Richmond Letcombe Regis, South Street, Letcombe Regis, Oxfordshire.

The Countess of Wessex, Patron, Vision 2020: the Right to Sight, this morning viewed the restoration work that has been completed since the floods of September 2008 at the County Blind Association in Morpeth and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Northumberland (the Duchess of Northumberland).

Her Royal Highness this afternoon visited premises badly damaged by the floods of September 2008 at Riverside Lodge, Morpeth, Northumberland.

The Countess of Wessex later met residents and viewed businesses in Rothbury affected by the floods of September 2008.

Buckingham Palace

The Princess Royal, Patron, Livability, this morning opened The Princess Royal Walk at Hinwick Hall College, Hinwick, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire (Sir Samuel Whitbread).

Her Royal Highness, President, The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, accompanied by Vice Admiral Timothy Laurence, this afternoon attended a Luncheon in Whitwell, Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

The Princess Royal, Patron, Sense – the National Deafblind and Rubella Association, later launched a Communicator Guide and Intervenor Service at County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, and was received by Reverend Edward Faure Walker (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire).

Her Royal Highness, Patron, the Not Forgotten Association, accompanied by Vice Admiral Timothy Laurence, this evening held a Reception and Concert at Buckingham Palace.

Kensington Palace

The Duke of Gloucester today carried out the following engagements in South Korea.

His Royal Highness this morning visited Samsung Electronics, Suwon.

The Duke of Gloucester today attended a Luncheon given by Dr. Han Seung-soo (formerly Prime Minister) at the Westin Chosun Hotel, Seoul.

His Royal Highness this afternoon visited the British Council, Hungkuk Life Insurance Building, Seoul.

The Duke of Gloucester, Royal Patron, the British Museum, later visited the British Museum Exhibition, “Gods, Heroes and Mortals: Art and Life in Ancient Greece” and viewed a number of National Treasures of Korea at the National Museum of Korea, Seoul.

His Royal Highness this evening attended a Reception to mark the Anniversary of the Birthday of The Queen given by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (His Excellency Mr. Martin Uden) at the Residence.

The Duchess of Gloucester, Honorary President, the Lawn Tennis Association, this afternoon attended the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Church Road, London SW19.

This entry was posted in Daily Records. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s