Daily Record: April 25th, 2012

COURT CIRCULAR

Buckingham Palace 

The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, this morning named the Royal Row Barge Gloriana at Greenland Pier, South Sea Street, Southwark, London SE16.

Her Majesty, accompanied by His Royal Highness, afterwards re-opened Cutty Sark Gardens, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir David Brewer) and the Mayor of the London Borough of Greenwich (Councillor J. Gillman).

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh subsequently visited the Cutty Sark and were received by the Chairman of Trustees of the Cutty Sark Trust (the Lord Sterling of Plaistow) and Mr Richard Doughty (Director of the Cutty Sark).

Her Majesty, escorted by the Chairman, and His Royal Highness, escorted by the Director, toured the Ship, viewing displays and meeting those involved in the recent conservation project.

The Queen re-opened the Cutty Sark.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh this afternoon visited the National Maritime Museum, Park Row, Greenwich, London SE10, and were received by the Director (Dr Kevin Fewster).

Her Majesty opened the exhibition, Royal River: Power, Pageantry and the Thames.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh viewed exhibits and were subsequently entertained to Luncheon at the Queen’s House, National Maritime Museum, by the Chairman of the National Maritime Museum (the Lord Sterling of Plaistow) to mark the Seventy Fifth Anniversary of the Museum.

By command of Her Majesty, Mr Charles Gray (Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps) called upon Her Excellency Ms Kamela Palma at 45 Crawford Place, London W1, this afternoon in order to bid farewell to Her Excellency upon relinquishing her appointment as High Commissioner for Belize in London.

Clarence House 

The Prince of Wales was represented by Sir Brian Ivory at the Memorial Service for Sir James Cayzer which was held in Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh, this afternoon.

St James’s Palace 

The Duke of Cambridge, Patron, Tusk Trust, and The Duchess of Cambridge this evening attended the UK Premiere of African Cats at the British Film Institute Southbank, London SE1.

Buckingham Palace 

The Duke of York this morning visited Red Gate Software Limited, Newnham House, Cambridge Business Park, Cambridge.

His Royal Highness afterwards visited ARM Limited, 110 Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire (Mr Hugh Duberly).

The Duke of York this afternoon visited Norwich City College, Ipswich Road, Norwich, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk (Mr Richard Jewson).

His Royal Highness afterwards attended a Lunch at Norwich City College.

The Duke of York, Admiral, the Marine Society and Sea Cadets, later visited Norwich Sea Cadets, Foundry Bridge, Riverside, Norwich, to mark their Centenary.

Buckingham Palace 

The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Foundation, this morning met recipients of Gold Awards at the United Nations International School, 24-50 FDT Drive, New York, United States of America.

His Royal Highness, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Foundation, this afternoon attended a Lunch for the United States Award at the Residence and was received by Her Majesty’s Consul-General for New York (Mr Danny Lopez).

The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Foundation, later attended a Business Leader Group Meeting at the University Club of New York, One West 54th Street, New York.

His Royal Highness this evening was the guest speaker at the Versailles Foundation Dinner at the Pierre Hotel, Fifth Avenue at 61st Street, New York.

The Countess of Wessex, Patron, Shooting Star Chase, this morning visited Shooting Star House, the Avenue, Hampton, Middlesex.

Her Royal Highness, Patron, the National Autistic Society, this afternoon attended a Young Campaigners’ Group Reception at Headrooms, 1-2 St John’s Path, Clerkenwell, London EC1.

The Countess of Wessex this evening attended the Islamic Fashion Festival Charity Gala and Dinner at the Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7.

The Earl and Countess of Wessex were represented by the Lady Alexandra Etherington at the Memorial Service for Sir James Cayzer which was held in Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh, this afternoon.

Buckingham Palace 

The Princess Royal this morning visited Friends of the Victoria Hall to mark the One Hundred and Twenty Fifth Anniversary of Victoria Hall, Sinclair Street, Helensburgh, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Dunbartonshire (Rear Admiral Michael Gregory).

Her Royal Highness later visited the Challenger Disabled Sailing Group and opened the slipway extension at Helensburgh Sailing Club, Rhu Road Lower, Helensburgh.

The Princess Royal subsequently visited Loch Lomond Shores, Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, Dunbartonshire, to mark its Tenth Anniversary.

Her Royal Highness this afternoon opened the new Aggreko plc factory, Lomondgate, Dumbarton.

The Princess Royal, Past Master, the Worshipful Company of Carmen, this evening attended a Joint Services Awards Dinner at Drapers’ Hall, Throgmorton Avenue, London EC2.

Her Royal Highness was represented by Mrs Charles Ritchie at the Memorial Service for Sir James Cayzer which was held in Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh, this afternoon.

Kensington Palace 

The Duke of Gloucester, Colonel-in-Chief, Royal New Zealand Army Medical Corps, this morning attended the ANZAC Day Dawn Service at the New Zealand Memorial, Hyde Park Corner, London W1, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir David Brewer).

His Royal Highness this morning visited Prince William School and Sixth Form Centre, Herne Road, Oundle, Peterborough, to commemorate its Fortieth Anniversary.

St James’s Palace 

The Duke of Kent this morning attended the ANZAC Day Dawn Service at the New Zealand Memorial, Hyde Park Corner, London W1, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir David Brewer).

His Royal Highness later laid a wreath at the ANZAC Memorial at the Cenotaph.

The Duke of Kent, Grand Master, this afternoon attended Grand Lodge’s Annual Investiture at Freemasons’ Hall, Great Queen Street, London WC2, followed by the Grand Festival Dinner at the Grand Connaught Rooms, Great Queen Street.

His Royal Highness was represented by Earl of St Andrews at the Memorial Service for Sir James Cayzer which was held in Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh, this afternoon.

Thatched House Lodge, Richmond Park 

Princess Alexandra this afternoon opened the new Centre for the Goldsmiths’ Company at Eagle Court, 42 Britton Street, London EC1, and was received by Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).

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