Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier (Chief of the Air Staff) was received by The Queen today.
The following were received in audience by The Queen and kissed hands upon their appointment as Her Majesty’s Ambassadors: Mr Michael Davenport (the State of Kuwait) and Mr Justin McKenzie Smith (Georgia).
Mrs Davenport was also received by Her Majesty.
The following were received in audience by The Queen upon their appointment as British High Commissioners: Ms Sarah Cooke (the United Republic of Tanzania) and Mr Richard Lindsay (Brunei Darussalam).
Mr Calum McCallum and Mrs Lindsay were also received by Her Majesty.
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, on behalf of The Queen, this morning presented The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace and afterwards Their Royal Highnesses gave a Reception.
His Royal Highness, President, The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts, this afternoon received Dr Farhad Farjam (Trustee).
The Prince of Wales, Chairman, the Royal Collection Trust, afterwards chaired a Meeting of the Trustees.
The Duchess of Cornwall, Patron, Helen and Douglas House, and the London Chamber Orchestra, this evening attended a Concert at Cadogan Hall, Sloane Terrace, London SW1, and was received by Lady Arnold (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).
The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, today undertook the following engagements.
His Royal Highness this morning attended a Meeting at RSM, Hartwell House, 55-61 Victoria Street, Bristol.
The Earl of Wessex afterwards visited All Aboard! Watersports, Baltic Wharf, Cumberland Road, Bristol.
His Royal Highness later visited the offices of Amey plc, Minton Place, Station Square, Swindon, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire (Mrs Peter Troughton).
The Earl of Wessex this afternoon visited Amey plc’s High Output Operations Base, Transfer Bridge Industrial Estate, County Road, Swindon.
The Princess Royal, Chancellor, the University of Edinburgh, this morning received Professor Sir Timothy O’Shea upon relinquishing his appointment as Vice-Chancellor and Professor Peter Mathieson upon assuming the appointment.
Her Royal Highness, Chancellor, Harper Adams University, afterwards attended The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes Presentation for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace.
The Princess Royal, Royal Patron, Motor Neurone Disease Association, this afternoon attended a Reception at Lazard LLC, 50 Stratton Street, London W1.
Her Royal Highness, Patron, the Cranfield Trust, this evening attended a Roundtable Discussion and Reception at Saddlers’ Hall, 40 Gutter Lane, London EC2.
St James’s Palace
The Duke of Kent, Chancellor, University of Surrey, this morning attended The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes Presentation for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace.