The Duke of Edinburgh this morning visited Langley Park Primary School, Langley Park, Durham, and officially opened the garden, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of County Durham (Mrs Susan Snowdon).
His Royal Highness this afternoon visited Glendene School and Community Arts College, Crawlaw Road, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, County Durham.
The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, Colonel-in-Chief, The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada, this morning received Lieutenant Colonel Bruno Plourde upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer and Major Christopher Phare upon assuming the appointment.
Colonel Daniel O’Connor (Honorary Colonel) and Lieutenant Colonel Charles McCabe (Honorary Lieutenant Colonel) were present.
The Duchess of Cornwall this morning met Meals on Wheels volunteers at Molesey Centre for the Community, School Road, East Molesey, and was received by Mr Gordon Lee-Steere (Vice-Lord Lieutenant of Surrey).
Her Royal Highness afterwards met volunteers preparing Meals on Wheels at Cobham Centre for the Community, Oakdene Road, Cobham, Surrey.
The Duchess of Cornwall later delivered the inaugural meal to a Mole Valley resident to launch the local Meals on Wheels service.
Her Royal Highness this afternoon launched British Food Fortnight’s “Bring Home the Harvest” Lottery for Schools at Godolphin Junior School, Oatlands Drive, Slough, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of the Royal County of Berkshire (the Hon Mrs Bayliss).
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The Duchess of Cambridge, Patron, the Art Room, and Patron, the National Portrait Gallery, this evening attended a Reception for the Art Room at the National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London WC2.
The Duke of York, Patron, Broughton House Home For Ex-Service Personnel, this afternoon received Squadron Leader Christopher Thomas RAF upon assuming his appointment as Chief Executive.
His Royal Highness, President, Royal British Legion St James’s Branch, received Mr Alexander Davie upon relinquishing his appointment as Chairman and Mr David Page upon assuming the appointment.
The Duke of York, Commodore, this evening attended a Reception at the Royal Thames Yacht Club, 60 Knightsbridge, London SW1.
His Royal Highness later attended a Reception to mark the Thirtieth Anniversary of L. E. K. Consulting at Claridges, Brook Street, London W1.
The Earl of Wessex, Chairman of the Trustees, Prince Philip Trust Fund for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, this evening attended a Trustees’ Meeting and Dinner at the Guildhall, High Street, Windsor, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of the Royal County of Berkshire (the Hon Mrs Bayliss).
The Countess of Wessex this morning opened Aintree Davenhill Primary School, Aintree Lane, Aintree Village, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Merseyside (Dame Lorna Muirhead).
Her Royal Highness, President, National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, this afternoon visited the Hargreaves Centre, 112 Great Homer Street, Liverpool, Merseyside.
The Countess of Wessex later opened Whiston Hospital, Warrington Road, Prescot, Merseyside.
The Princess Royal, Patron, Rudyard Sailability, this morning visited Rudyard Sailability Boathouse, the Dam, Lake Road, Rudyard, Leek, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Staffordshire (Mr Ian Dudson).
Her Royal Highness this afternoon visited Lichfield Historic Parks Project, Beacon Park, Lichfield, and was received by Colonel Michael Beatty (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Staffordshire).
The Princess Royal, Companion Ratling, Grand Order of Lady Ratlings, later attended a Lodge Meeting at the Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2.
Her Royal Highness, Past Master, Worshipful Company of Carmen, this evening attended the Joint Services Awards Dinner at Plaisterers’ Hall, One London Wall, London EC2.
The Duke of Gloucester, Vice Patron, National Churches Trust, this morning visited St John on Bethnal Green, 200 Cambridge Heath Road, London E2.
His Royal Highness, Vice Patron, National Churches Trust, subsequently visited St John of Jerusalem Church, Lauriston Road, London E9.
The Duke of Gloucester, Vice Patron, National Churches Trust, this afternoon visited Memorial Community Church, 395 Barking Road, London E13.
The Duchess of Gloucester, Colonel-in-Chief, The Bermuda Regiment, this afternoon received Lieutenant Colonel Michael Foster-Brown (Commanding Office designate).