Daily Record: October 31st, 2013


Buckingham Palace

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh this morning visited Bickerstaff’s – Newhaven Fish Market, West Quay, Newhaven, and were received by Mrs. Sara Stonor (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of East Sussex), the Owner (Mr. Ian Bickerstaff) and the Mayor of Newhaven (Councillor Julie Carr).

Her Majesty, escorted by Miss Kerry Bickerstaff (Manager), and His Royal Highness, escorted by Mr. Bickerstaff, toured the Fisheries and Fishmonger’s Shop and met fishing boat skippers, supporters, suppliers and members of staff.

The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, afterwards opened the Youth Hostel Association South Downs Way, Beddingham, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of East Sussex (Mr. Peter Field) and the Chairman of the Youth Hostel Association (Mr. C. Darmon).

Her Majesty, escorted by the Chairman, and His Royal Highness, escorted by Mrs. Caroline White (Chief Executive), toured the hostel, meeting volunteers and members of staff, young people undertaking The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, local schoolchildren, young entrepreneurs and representatives from South Downs National Park.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh afterwards visited Harvey’s Brewery, Cliffe High Street, Lewes, and were received by the Joint Managing Director (Mr. Hamish Elder) and Mr. Miles Jenner (Joint Managing Director and Head Brewer).

Her Majesty, escorted by Mr. Jenner, and His Royal Highness, escorted by Mr. Elder, toured the Brewery, visiting the Mash Tun Room, where The Queen initiated the brewing process, and viewing the fermenting room and the bottling stores.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were entertained to Luncheon this afternoon by Harvey’s Brewery.

Her Majesty, accompanied by His Royal Highness, later opened the Keep Records Centre, Falmer, and was received by the Chairman of East Sussex County Council (Councillor Colin Belsey), Mrs. Elizabeth Hughes (County Archivist, East Sussex County Council) and the Mayor of Brighton and Hove (Councillor Denise Cobb).

The Queen, escorted by the County Archivist, and The Duke of Edinburgh, escorted by Mr. Christopher Whittick (Senior Archivist), toured the Centre, meeting members of staff and volunteers.

Clarence House

The Prince of Wales this morning received the Rt. Hon. Helen Clark (Administrator of the United National Development Programme).

His Royal Highness, President, The Prince’s Foundation for Children and the Arts, this afternoon received Mr. Richard Wills upon relinquishing his appointment as Chairman.

The Prince of Wales, President, Business in the Community, received Ms. Victoria Harris upon relinquishing her appointment as Director of The Prince’s Rural Action Programme.

Buckingham Palace

The Duke of York this morning visited the Department of Material Sciences and Metallurgy, 27 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge, and was received by Mrs. John Lewin Smith (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire).

His Royal Highness this afternoon visited the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, to mark the Tenth Anniversary of the Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning.

The Duke of York later visited the Cambridge Science Centre, 18 Jesus Lane, Cambridge.

His Royal Highness afterwards visited Raspberry Pi, Mount Pleasant House, Mount Pleasant, Cambridge.

The Duke of York, Fellow, this evening attended a Dinner for Labs to Riches at the Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London SW1.

Buckingham Palace

The Earl of Wessex, Honorary Air Commodore, Royal Air Force Waddington, this afternoon received Group Captain Alan Gillespie upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer and Group Captain Richard Barrow upon assuming the appointment.

Buckingham Palace

The Princess Royal, Colonel-in-Chief, The Royal Logistic Corps, this morning attended the 3 Logistic Support Regiment Medal Parade at Dalton Barracks, Abingdon, Oxfordshire.

Kensington Palace

The Duchess of Gloucester this afternoon visited Play Gloucestershire at Sebert Street Recreation Ground, Sebert Street, Gloucester, and was received by Mr. Robert Bernays (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire).

Her Royal Highness afterwards visited Gloucestershire Young Carers at Twigworth Court Business Centre, Twigworth, Gloucester.

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