His Excellency Mr Roberto Jaguaribe was received in audience by The Queen today and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Federative Republic of Brazil to the Court of St James’s.
Mrs Jaguaribe was also received by Her Majesty.
His Excellency Mr. Peter Kallaghe was received in audience by The Queen and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Commission as High Commissioner for the United Republic of Tanzania in London.
Mrs Kallaghe was also received by Her Majesty.
Mr James Bevan (Director General, Foreign and Commonwealth Office) was present.
Mr Justice Mostyn was received by The Queen upon his appointment as a Justice of the High Court when Her Majesty conferred upon him the honour of Knighthood and invested him with the Insignia of a Knight Bachelor.
Mr Justice Supperstone was received by The Queen upon his appointment as a Justice of the High Court when Her Majesty conferred upon him the honour of Knighthood and invested him with the Insignia of a Knight Bachelor.
Captain Robert Sugden was received by The Queen upon relinquishing his appointment as Assistant Equerry to Her Majesty.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh gave a Dinner Party at Buckingham Palace this evening.
The following were invited: Earl and Countess of March and Kinrara, Sir David and Lady Brewer, the Very Reverend John Hall, the Right Reverend and Mrs Graeme Knowles, the Lord Coe and Ms Carole Annett, Dr the Hon Gilbert Greenall and Mrs Christina Mathieu, His Honour Judge Sir Mota and Lady Singh, Sir John and Lady Sawers, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Sir Paul and Lady Stephenson, Sir Mark and Lady Walport, Mr and Mrs Duncan Bannatyne, Mr and Mrs Mike Batt, Mr and Mrs Bear Grylls, Mr and Mrs Justin King, Mr and Mrs David Parfitt, Mr and Mrs Mark Thompson and Mr and Mrs William Worsley.
The Duke of Edinburgh, President, Seafarers UK, this morning received Captain Duncan Glass upon relinquishing his appointment as Chairman and Vice Admiral Peter Wilkinson upon assuming the appointment.
His Royal Highness, Patron, today attended Receptions at St James’s Palace for young people who have achieved the Gold Standard in The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.
The Prince of Wales, Patron, this afternoon held a Reception at Clarence House for Breast Cancer Haven (the Haven) to commemorate its Tenth Anniversary.
His Royal Highness later received the Rt. Hon Andrew Lansley MP (Secretary of State for Health) and Mrs Anne Milton MP (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Public Health).
The Prince of Wales this evening opened the restored Savoy Hotel, Strand, London WC2, and was received by Sir Michael Craig-Cooper (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London).
The Duchess of Cornwall, Honorary Air Commodore, Royal Air Force Leeming, this morning visited Royal Air Force Leeming, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, and presented 100 Squadron with a new Squadron Standard.
Her Royal Highness this afternoon opened the Bramall Learning Centre, Royal Horticultural Society Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire (the Lord Crathorne).
The Duchess of Cornwall, Patron, the Public Catalogue Foundation, afterwards visited Mercer Art Gallery, 31 Swan Road, Harrogate.
Her Royal Highness, President, Barnardo’s, later visited Dr B’s Restaurant and Coffee Shop, 13-15 Knaresborough Road, Harrogate.
The Duke of York, Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, this afternoon visited the Sports Technology Institute and Intelligent Energy at Loughborough University and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Leicestershire (Jennifer, Lady Gretton).
His Royal Highness, Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, afterwards opened the Secure Operations Centre, Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire (Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher, Bt).
The Duke of York, Patron, English National Ballet, this evening attended the Opening Night Performance of Romeo and Juliet at Milton Keynes Theatre, 500 Marlborough Gate, Milton Keynes, and was received by Mr Alexander Boswell (Deputy Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire).
The Princess Royal, President, The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, this evening attended a Dinner at Macdonald Manchester Hotel, 91 London Road, Manchester, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater Manchester (Mr Warren Smith).
The Duke of Gloucester, Patron, Forest Education Initiative, this morning attended a Meeting on Forests for Life at Buckingham Palace.
His Royal Highness, Grand Prior, the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem, this afternoon opened the Museum of the Order of St John at St John’s Gate, Clerkenwell, London EC1, and was received by Sir Michael Craig-Cooper (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London).
The Duchess of Gloucester this afternoon opened the Day Care Unit at Treetops Hospice, Derby Road, Risley, Derby, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Derbyshire (Mr William Tucker).
Her Royal Highness afterwards opened Butterley Ward at Risley Hospital, Sandham Lane, Ripley, Derbyshire.
The Duchess of Gloucester later opened YMCA Derbyshire’s Campus for Learning and Development, the Campus, 770 London Road, Wilmorton, Derby.
St James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent, President, Edge Foundation, this morning officially opened the Bulwell Academy, Squires Avenue, Bulwell, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire (Sir Andrew Buchanan, Bt).
His Royal Highness this afternoon visited Portland College, Nottingham Road, Mansfield.
The Duke of Kent later visited Bunches, Unit 19, Hazelford Way, Newstead Village.
Appendix to Court Circular
The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh has been pleased to appoint Brigadier Archie Miller-Bakewell to be Private Secretary and Treasurer upon the retirement of Brigadier Sir Miles Hunt-Davis.