The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, this morning presented The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace and afterwards Her Majesty and His Royal Highness gave a Reception.
The Princess Royal was present.
The Queen received Dr Angela Merkel (Chancellor of the Federal Republic of German) this afternoon.
The Prince of Wales this morning received the Rt Hon Edward Miliband MP (Leader of the Opposition).
His Royal Highness later received Dame Amelia Fawcett (Chairman of the Trustees, The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation) and Mr John Varley (Trustee).
The Prince of Wales, Patron, the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership, today held a Meeting at Clarence House.
The President of the Republic of Kosovo visited His Royal Highness this afternoon.
The Prince of Wales, President, Business in the Community, afterwards held a Meeting at Clarence House.
The Duchess of Cornwall this afternoon held a Reception at Clarence House to celebrate the Southbank Centre’s Women of the World Festival.
The Earl and Countess of Wessex this morning departed Gatwick Airport, London, for Barbados and were received this afternoon upon arrival at Grantley Adams International Airport, Bridgetown, by the British High Commissioner to Barbados (Her Excellency Mrs Victoria Dean).
Their Royal Highnesses called upon the Governor-General of Barbados (Sir Elliott Belgrave) at Government House, Bridgetown, this evening.
The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation, and The Countess of Wessex afterwards attended a Reception at Government House for young people who have achieved the Gold Standard in the Award.
Brigadier John Smedley and Mr Timothy Roberts are in attendance.
The Princess Royal, Patron, the Royal College of Midwives, this afternoon visited the Maternity Unit, North Middlesex University Hospital National Health Service Trust, Stirling Way, Edmonton, London N18.
Her Royal Highness, President, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Commonwealth Study Conference (United Kingdom), later held a Meeting of the Association of Emerging Leaders’ Dialogues at Buckingham Palace.
The Princess Royal, President, Carers Trust, this evening attended a Dinner in London.
The Duchess of Gloucester, Deputy Colonel-in-Chief, Adjutant General’s Corps, today received Colonel Robert Davie upon relinquishing his appointment as Regimental Colonel and Colonel Andrew King upon assuming the appointment.
Her Royal Highness, Patron, the Royal London Society for Blind People, this afternoon received Mr. Ian Stephenson (Chairman) and Dr. Thomas Pey (Chief Executive).
St James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent, Deputy Colonel-in-Chief, The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers and Greys), this morning departed Royal Air Force Northolt for Germany.
His Royal Highness this afternoon attended the Medal Parade in Bad Fallingbostel.
The Duke of Kent later arrived at Royal Air Force Northolt from Germany.
Captain James Scott-Barrett was in attendance.