Daily Record: October 22nd, 2013


Buckingham Palace

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh this morning visited the National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1, to commemorate its Fiftieth Anniversary and were received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir David Brewer), the Director (Sir Nicholas Hytner) and the Mayor of the London Borough of Lambeth (Councillor Mark Bennett).

Her Majesty and His Royal Highness, escorted respectively by the Director and Mr Nicholas Starr (Executive Director), toured the theatre, viewing rehearsals and workshops, and meeting members of staff, before viewing a performance of Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat from Guys and Dolls.

The Duke of Edinburgh, Founder and Patron, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Association, this morning received a delegation from The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Canada.

By command of The Queen, Mr Charles Gray (Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps) called upon His Excellency Dr José Mauricio Rodriguez-Múnera at 76 Chester Square, London SW1, this morning in order to bid farewell to His Excellency upon relinquishing his appointment as Ambassador from Colombia to the Court of St James’s.

Clarence House

The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, President, The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community, this afternoon attended a Drawing Places workshop at Dumfries House, Ayrshire.

His Royal Highness later attended a Morrisons Farm Open Day at Dumfries House.

The Prince of Wales this evening held a Dinner at Clarence House for The Prince’s Charities’ International Sustainability Unit on Resilience and Low Carbon Development.

The Duchess of Cornwall, President, Barnardo’s, this afternoon received the Lady Amanda Ellingworth (Trustee).

Buckingham Palace

The Duke of York, Chairman, Quad Centenary Council, and Patron, Royal Blackheath Golf Club, this evening gave a Dinner at St James’s Palace for the Quad Centenary Club.

Buckingham Palace

The Earl of Wessex, Honorary Chairman, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, Young Canadians Challenge Charter for Business, this evening held a Dinner at Buckingham Palace.

Buckingham Palace

The Princess Royal this morning departed Royal Air Force Brize Norton for Canada.

Her Royal Highness, Colonel-in-Chief, The Grey and Simcoe Foresters, this afternoon attended a Dedication Ceremony of the Military Heritage Park followed by a Reception at Southshore Community Centre, 205 Lakeshore Drive, Barrie, Ontario.

The Princess Royal, Colonel-in-Chief, The Grey and Simcoe Foresters, later attended a Reception at Barrie Armoury, 7 Parkside Drive, Barrie.

Mrs Anne Sullivan is in attendance.

Kensington Palace

The Duke of Gloucester and The Duchess of Gloucester, President, Royal Academy of Music, this evening attended a Dinner at the Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, London NW1, to celebrate the arrival of the Elton John and Ray Cooper Organ in the Duke’s Hall.

St James’s Palace

The Duke of Kent this morning departed Heathrow Airport, London, for Hungary.

His Royal Highness this afternoon received the Chief Executive of 90 Decibel (a Hungarian charity promoting accessibility for deaf and blind visitors to theatres and museums) at Gresham Palace Four Seasons Hotel, 5 Széchenyi István Square, Budapest.

The Duke of Kent, President, Royal National Lifeboat Institution, afterwards met members of the Hungarian Lifesavers Organisation at Vigadó Placé, Budapest.

His Royal Highness later attended the re-opening of the renovated Liszt Ferenc Music Academy, 8 Liszt Ferenc Square, Budapest, and subsequently, with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary, opened the Sir Georg Solti Concert Hall at the Academy.

The Duke of Kent this evening attended a Dinner given by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary at Grundel Restaurant, Grundel Károly Way, Budapest.

Mr Nicholas Marden is in attendance.

Thatched House Lodge, Richmond Park

Princess Alexandra, Patron, People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals, this afternoon held a Reception at Buckingham Palace.

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