The Queen this morning visited Canine Partners for Independence, Mill Lane, Heyshott, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of West Sussex (Mrs Susan Pyper) and the Chairman of Trustees (Mrs J Staunton).
Her Majesty toured the premises, escorted by Mr David Bailey (Director of Operations), and viewed puppy and advanced training and exercises, before meeting clients and members of staff.
The Queen this afternoon visited Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester, and was received by the Chairman of the Trustees (Sir William Castell) and the Mayor of Chichester (Councillor Peter Evans).
Her Majesty moved through the foyer, escorted by Ms Rachel Tackley (Executive Director) and Mr Daniel Evans (Artistic Director), and viewed an entertainment in the auditorium.
Afterwards The Queen was entertained to Luncheon in the Minerva Theatre by the Chairman of Trustees and subsequently listened to a spoken performance by Dame Patricia Routledge.
The Prince of Wales, President, the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, this afternoon received Mr Timothy Parker (Chairman).
The Duke of Cambridge this morning attended Slush at Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre, Helsinki, Finland.
His Royal Highness later visited Lauttasaari Comprehensive School, Helsinki.
The Duke of Cambridge afterwards visited the Christmas market at Esplanadi Park, Pohjoisesplanadi, Helsinki.
His Royal Highness this afternoon attended a Luncheon at City Hall, Pohjoisesplanadi, to celebrate Helsinki’s young leaders.
The Duke of Cambridge later visited Finnish Defence Forces at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.
His Royal Highness this evening arrived at Royal Air Force Marham from Finland.
Mr Miguel Head and Sir David Manning were in attendance.
Prince Henry of Wales, Patron, Sentebale, this afternoon attended a Board Meeting at 136 Sloane Street, London SW1.
The Earl of Wessex, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation, today held a Meeting.
His Royal Highness, Chairman of the Trustees, The Prince Philip Trust Fund for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, this afternoon chaired a Meeting and this evening attended a Dinner at Victoria Barracks, Sheet Street, Windsor, Berkshire.
The Countess of Wessex, Patron, London College of Fashion, this morning visited HM Prison and Young Offenders Institution Downview, Sutton Lane, Sutton, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Surrey (Mr Michael More-Molyneux).
Her Royal Highness, President, Breast Cancer Haven Guardians, was present at the Funeral of Mr Anthony Simonds-Gooding (Chairman, Breast Cancer Haven) which was held at All Saints Church, Fulham, London SW6, this morning.
The Countess of Wessex, Patron, the Scar Free Foundation, this afternoon held a Reception at Buckingham Palace.
Her Royal Highness, Patron, National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, and Patron, the National Autistic Society, this evening attended a Dinner at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street, London E1, and was received by Mr Leslie Morgan (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).
The Princess Royal, President, World Horse Welfare, this morning attended the Annual Conference at the Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7, and was received by Dr Paul Knapman (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).
Her Royal Highness, President, RedR UK, this afternoon attended a Reception at the Grange Wellington Hotel, 71 Vincent Square, London SW1, and
was received by the Reverend Canon Dr Flora Winfield (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).
The Princess Royal, Colonel, The Blues and Royals (Royal Horse Guards and 1st Dragoons), this evening attended a Reception at the Household Cavalry Museum, Horse Guards Parade, London SW1, to mark the Tenth Anniversary and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Mr Kenneth Olisa).
The Duke of Gloucester, President, this morning chaired a panel of judges for the British Expertise International Awards at 23 Grafton Street, London W1.
St James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent, Colonel-in-Chief, this morning visited 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, Mooltan Barracks, Tidworth, Wiltshire.