His Excellency Mr Sherif Kamel was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Court of St James’s.
Mrs Heba Ismail was also received by Her Majesty.
His Excellency Mr Hakim Hajoui was received in audience by The Queen and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Kingdom of Morocco to the Court of St James’s.
Mrs Lamia Amor was also received by Her Majesty.
Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs) was present.
The Queen was represented by Mr Edward Parsons (Land Agent, Sandringham) at the Funeral of Mrs Ian Baillie which was held at St Mary the Virgin Church, Hillington, Norfolk, this afternoon.
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall today visited County Waterford, Ireland.
Their Royal Highnesses this morning visited Waterford City.
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall afterwards visited the Medieval Museum, Cathedral Square, the Viking Triangle, Waterford, and attended a Reception given by the Mayor at Waterford City Hall.
Their Royal Highnesses this afternoon visited the House of Waterford Crystal, 28 the Mall, Waterford.
The Prince of Wales afterwards visited Grow It Yourself, Farronshoneen, Dunmore Road, Waterford.
His Royal Highness later visited Kilmagemogue Dairy, which is part of the Signpost programme of Teagasc — the Agriculture and Food Development Authority.
The Duchess of Cornwall visited Henry de Bromhead Stables, Knockeen.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge this morning attended the Commissioning Parade for the inaugural Initial Officer Training Programme at the Caribbean Military Academy, Kingston, Jamaica.
Their Royal Highnesses this afternoon departed Norman Manley International Airport, Kingston, for the Bahamas and were received later upon arrival at Lynden Pindling International Airport by the Governor-General of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (Sir Cornelius Smith).
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge afterwards called upon the Rt Hon Philip Davis, MP (Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas) and Mrs Davis at Sir Cecil Wallace Whitfield Centre, Cable Beach, Nassau.
St James’s Palace
The Earl of Wessex, Vice Patron, Commonwealth Games Federation, this afternoon visited Coventry Judo Club at Sports Connexion, Leamington Road, Coventry, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Warwickshire (Mr Timothy Cox).
His Royal Highness, President, Sport and Recreation Alliance, afterwards presented the Sport and Recreation Awards at Coventry Building Society Arena, Judds Lane, Coventry, and was received by Mrs Katherine Merry (Deputy Lieutenant of West Midlands).
The Countess of Wessex, Patron, Blind Veterans UK, this morning held a Meeting at St James’s Palace.
Her Royal Highness, Chairman, Women’s Network Forum, and Patron, Chartered Management Institute, this afternoon held a Meeting at St James’s Palace.
St James’s Palace
The Princess Royal, Colonel-in-Chief, Royal Corps of Signals, this morning visited the 21st Signal Regiment at Azimghur Barracks, North Colerne, Chippenham, Wiltshire, and planted a tree as part of The Queen’s Green Canopy.
Her Royal Highness, Guardian, Give Them A Sporting Chance, this afternoon held a Management Team Meeting.
The Princess Royal, Guardian, afterwards held a Management Team Meeting for the Chaffinch Trust.
The Duke of Gloucester this morning visited Lowland Rescue Oxfordshire, Lechlade Road, near Lechlade-on-Thames, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Oxfordshire (Mrs Marjorie Glasgow).
His Royal Highness, Patron, the Society of Antiquaries of London, afterwards opened the newly renovated Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott, Oxfordshire.
The Duke of Gloucester this afternoon planted a tree for The Queen’s Green Canopy at Uffington Community Garden Association, Patrick’s Orchard, Uffington, Oxfordshire.
His Royal Highness later visited Thames Valley Wildflower Meadow Restoration Project and Nature Recovery Network, Long Mead, Horseshoe Island, Oxford Road, Swinford, Oxfordshire.