The Earl of Wessex this morning arrived at O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa.
His Royal Highness, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation, later attended a Reception for young people who have achieved the Gold Standard in the Award and celebrations to mark the Sixtieth Anniversary, at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls, 534 Wargrave Road, Meyerton, and was received by the British High Commissioner to the Republic of South Africa (Her Excellency Mrs. Judith Macgregor).
The Earl of Wessex this evening attended a Youth Empowerment Dinner at the Trade Commissioner’s Residence.
St. James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent this afternoon attended a Service at the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Bull Ring, Edgbaston Street, Birmingham, for the unveiling of a window in the Prayer Chapel and was received by Mr. Simon Topman (Deputy Lieutenant of West Midlands).