By command of The Queen, Mr. Alistair Harrison (Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps) received Her Excellency Ms. Amari Mandika Wijewardine at St. James’s Palace today in order to bid farewell to Her Excellency upon relinquishing her appointment as High Commissioner for the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in London.
The Prince of Wales today carried out engagements in Cumbria and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant (Mrs. Peter Hensman).
His Royal Highness this morning travelled on the Royal Train along the Settle-Carlisle Railway and alighted at Langwathby Railway Station, Culgaith Road, Langwathby, Penrith.
The Prince of Wales afterwards attended a ceremony to designate the Lake District National Park as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Heritage Site, Crow Park, Lake Road, Keswick, and subsequently attended a Reception at Theatre by the Lake, Lakeside, Keswick.
His Royal Highness, Patron, The Prince’s Countryside Fund, later visited the National Centre for the Uplands, Newton Rigg College, Low Beckside Farm, Mungrisdale.
The Prince of Wales this afternoon travelled on board the Ullswater Steamer MV LADY OF THE LAKE from Glenridding to Pooley Bridge Pier.
His Royal Highness, Royal Founding Patron, Business in the Community, later visited James Cropper plc, Bridge Street, Burneside, Kendal.
The Duke of York, Founder, Pitch@Palace, this afternoon received Mr. Lin Jianhua (President, Peking University).
St. James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent this evening attended the Armonico Consort Concert at the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7.