The Emir of the State of Qatar and Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Missned, with the Qatari Suite in attendance, left Windsor Castle this morning upon the conclusion of the State Visit to The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh.
The Emir of the State of Qatar visited the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Berkshire.
Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Missned visited the British Library, Euston Road, London NW1, and witnessed the signing of an agreement between the Qatar Foundation and the British Library for the Digital Heritage Project.
Her Highness this afternoon visited the Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London SW1, and witnessed the signing of an agreement between the Qatar Foundation and University College London.
The Earl Peel (Lord Chamberlain) was present at Heathrow Airport, London, this afternoon upon the Departure of The Emir of the State of Qatar and Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Missned and bade farewell to Their Highnesses on behalf of The Queen.
The Queen this afternoon visited Maldon Crystal Salt Company Limited, Wycke Hill Business Park, Maldon, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Essex (the Lord Petre) and the Managing Director of the Maldon Crystal Salt Company (Mr. Steve Osborne).
Her Majesty, escorted by the Managing Director, toured the factory, viewing the manufacturing process and meeting members of staff.
The Queen afterwards visited Maldon High Street and, having been received by the Chairman of Maldon District Council (Councillor Robert Long), walked along the High Street to the Town Hall.
Her Majesty attended a Reception at the Town Hall.
The Queen was subsequently entertained to Luncheon by the Chairman of Essex County Council (Councillor Rodney Bass) and the Chairman of Maldon District Council.
Her Majesty later visited Wilkin and Sons Limited, Tiptree, Essex, and was received by the Chairman (Mr. Peter Wilkin) and the Mayor of Colchester Borough Council (Councillor Sonia Lewis).
The Queen, escorted by Mr. Walter Scott (Joint Managing Director), toured the factory floor, viewing the jam-making process and the Christmas Pudding Room, and met members of staff.
Her Majesty subsequently visited the tea room and museum and unveiled a plaque to mark One Hundred and Twenty Five Years of Jam Making at Tiptree.
The Prince of Wales, President, this morning attended The Prince’s Drawing School Postgraduate Programme End of Year Exhibition, 22 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2, and presented the Sir Denis Mahon prize.
His Royal Highness this afternoon gave a Reception at Clarence House to launch the London Welsh Lamb Club.
The Prince of Wales, President, this afternoon held a Meeting for The Prince’s Trust.
His Royal Highness, Patron, the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership, and President, The Prince of Wales’s Business and Sustainability Programme, this evening attended the Business and Sustainability Programme London Lecture, Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, London, SW1.
The Prince of Wales, President, The Prince of Wales’s Business and Sustainability Programme, this evening held a Dinner at Clarence House.
The Duchess of Cornwall, Patron, the War Memorials Trust, this morning unveiled the Sir Keith Parks Statue at the Battle of Britain Memorial, Capel-le-Ferne, and was received by the Viscount De L’Isle (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Kent).
Her Royal Highness, President, the National Osteoporosis Society, this afternoon visited the Osteoporosis Unit at Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent.
The Duchess of Cornwall later visited Medway Aircraft Preservation Society, Rochester Airport, Kent.
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Prince William of Wales, Commodore-in-Chief, Scotland and Submarines, this afternoon attended a parade of submariners at Her Majesty’s Naval Base Clyde, Faslane, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire, followed by a Service to dedicate part of the Chapel to the Submarine Service and afterwards officially named the Base as the Home of the Submarine Service.
The Duke of York, Trustee, National Maritime Museum, this evening attended Sea Worlds 2010 at the Trafalgar Tavern, Greenwich, London SE10.
The Earl of Wessex this morning visited Palmers Brewery, West Bay Road, Bridport, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Dorset (Mrs. Anthony Pitt-Rivers).
His Royal Highness, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, afterwards attended the new Operating Authority Licences Ceremony at Bournemouth School for Boys, East Way, Bournemouth, Dorset.
The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, this afternoon attended a Reception at the Royal Motor Yacht Club, Sandbanks, Dorset.
His Royal Highness afterwards opened the Pavilion Dance Studio, Westover Road, Bournemouth.
The Earl of Wessex, Patron of Appeal, the restoration of the Bishop’s Palace Gardens, Bath and Wells, later attended the Breaking Ground Ceremony in the Gardens, Wells, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset (Lady Gass).
The Countess of Wessex, Patron, the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, this morning held a Meeting.
Her Royal Highness, President, the Royal Bath and West of England Society, this afternoon attended a Lunch at the Farmers Club, 3 Whitehall Court, London SW1.
The Princess Royal this afternoon visited Royan’s One Hundred and Sixtieth Anniversary Photographic Art Project at Royan’s of Elgin, Batchen Lane, High Street, Elgin, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Moray (Lieutenant Colonel Grenville Johnston).
Her Royal Highness, Honorary Member, the Rotary Club of Elgin, later attended a Meeting at Mansion House Hotel, Elgin.
The Princess Royal, Guardian, Give Them a Sporting Chance, subsequently attended a Management Team Planning Meeting at Mansion House Hotel.
Her Royal Highness later presented The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service to local organisations at Mansion House Hotel.
The Princess Royal afterwards visited Riverside Kitchens at Oakwood Motel, Forres Road, Elgin.
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The Duke of Kent this morning presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2010: International Trade to Naim Audio Limited, Southampton Road, Salisbury, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire (Mr. John Bush).
His Royal Highness this afternoon presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2010: Innovation to Halyard (Marine and Industrial) Limited, Unit 16-18, Whaddon Business Park, Southampton Road, Whaddon, near Salisbury.