Daily Record: October 17th, 2017


Buckingham Palace

The Queen, Colonel-in-Chief, 48th Highlanders of Canada, today received Honorary Colonel Geordie Elms, Honorary Lieutenant Colonel Michael Scott and Lieutenant Colonel Harry Pedwell (Commanding Officer).

Dr Vijay Rangarajan was received in audience by The Queen this afternoon and kissed hands upon his appointment as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Federative Republic of Brazil.

Mrs Rangarajan was also received by Her Majesty.

The Lord Ashton of Hyde was received by The Queen upon relinquishing his appointment as a Lord in Waiting to Her Majesty.

The Baroness Mobarik was received by The Queen upon relinquishing her appointment as a Baroness in Waiting to Her Majesty.

The Baroness Sugg was received by The Queen upon assuming her appointment as a Baroness in Waiting to Her Majesty.

The Princess Royal, on behalf of The Queen, held an Investiture at Buckingham Palace this morning.

Clarence House

The Duchess of Cornwall, President, Royal Voluntary Service, this afternoon received Mr Richard Greenhalgh (Chairman) and Ms Catherine Johnstone (Chief Executive).

Her Royal Highness, President, Royal Voluntary Service, afterwards held a Reception at Clarence House for the launch of the Our Amazing People Campaign.

The Duchess of Cornwall this evening attended the Man Booker Prize for Fiction Annual Award Ceremony and Dinner at Guildhall, London EC2.

Kensington Palace

The Duke of Cambridge this morning attended the Dedication of the SAS Ascension Memorial at Hereford Cathedral and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Herefordshire (the Dowager Countess of Darnley).

His Royal Highness, President, United for Wildlife, this afternoon received Mr John Robinson (Executive Vice-President, Wildlife Conservation Society).

Kensington Palace

Prince Henry of Wales this morning visited the Community Recording Studio, Lowdham Street, St Anns, Nottingham.

His Royal Highness afterwards visited Nottingham Academy, Ransom Drive, Mapperley, Nottingham.

Buckingham Palace

The Duke of York this afternoon received His Excellency Mr Thao Van Nguyen (Ambassador from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the Court of St James’s).

Buckingham Palace

The Earl of Wessex, Former Patron, Marlowe Theatre Development Trust, this morning held a Meeting.

His Royal Highness, Patron, British Paralympic Association, this afternoon held a Lunch at Buckingham Palace.

The Earl of Wessex, Patron, Tennis and Rackets Association, later attended an Inter Livery Real Tennis Competition at the Queen’s Club, Palliser Road, London W14.

His Royal Highness, Honorary Liveryman, the Worshipful Company of Fuellers, this evening attended an Installations Court and Dinner at Skinners’ Hall, 8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, London EC4.

Buckingham Palace

The Princess Royal, Patron, Lattitude Global Volunteering, this afternoon received Mr Gregory Clark upon assuming his appointment as Chief Executive Officer.

Her Royal Highness, Royal Patron, London Scottish Football Club, received Mr Roderick Lynch upon relinquishing his appointment as President and Mr Paul Burnell upon assuming the appointment.

The Princess Royal, Prime Warden, the Fishmongers’ Company, this evening attended a Court Dinner at the Clothworkers’ Company, Clothworkers’ Hall, Dunster Court, London EC3.

Kensington Palace

The Duke of Gloucester this morning visited Vindolanda Trust, Chesterholm Museum, Bardon Mill, Hexham, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Northumberland (the Duchess of Northumberland).

His Royal Highness afterwards officially opened Standing Stone Farm, Matfen, Newcastle upon Tyne.

The Duke of Gloucester later visited Samling at Matfen Hall Hotel, Matfen Village.

His Royal Highness this afternoon visited Osbit Engineering, Broomhaugh House, Broomhaugh, Riding Mill.

Buckingham Palace

Princess Alexandra, Patron, Lady Margaret School Centenary, today attended a Service in Westminster Abbey, London SW1.

Her Royal Highness this evening attended a Reception and Exhibition of the Kenneth and Sallie Snowman Collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7.

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