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April 2001

The Duke of Kent this morning attended The Queen's Awards for Enterprise 2001 Celebration of Winners Reception at the Department of Trade and Industry, Victoria Street, London SW1.

The Duke of Gloucester, Patron, the Japan Society, this evening attended the Annual Dinner at Goldsmiths' Hall, Foster Lane, London EC2, to mark the One Hundred and Tenth Anniversary of the Society's Foundation.

The Princess Royal this morning visited CUPROFOR (Centre for the Use and Promotion of Forest Products), San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Her Royal Highness later visited St. Joseph's Hospice, San Pedro Sula. The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children Fund, afterwards visited a Save the Children Fund Community Project in San Pedro Sula. Her Royal Highness subsequently departed Honduras for the Commonwealth of Dominica and was received this afternoon on arrival at Melville Hall Airport by the British High Commissioner for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean (His Excellency Mr. Gordon Baker).

The Duke of York today undertook the following engagements in Seoul, the Republic of Korea. His Royal Highness this morning visited the Kayang Bridge. The Duke of York afterwards visited the World Cup Stadium. His Royal Highness this afternoon attended a Lunch at the Residence of Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (His Excellency Mr. Charles Humfrey). The Duke of York later visited Chun-Sa-Won School. Afterwards His Royal Highness was received by The President of the Republic of Korea at the Blue House.

The Prince of Wales this morning visited the Royal Agricultural Society of England to meet representatives of farming charities.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh gave a Dinner Party at which The Earl and Countess of Wessex were present. The following were invited: His Excellency the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait and Mrs. Al-Duwaisan, the Baroness Boothroyd, the Lord Kingsdown KG and the Lady Kingsdown, the Lord and Lady Phillips of Worth Matravers, the Rt. Hon. William Hague MP and Mrs. Hague, General Sir Edward and Lady Jones, Sir Brian and Lady Pitman, Canon Dr. Christina Baxter, and Mr. and Mrs. Tony Hall. The Duke of Edinburgh, Trustee, this morning chaired a meeting of St. George's House Council, followed by Lunch at St. George's House, Windsor Castle.

The Duke of Kent, President, the Scout Association, this afternoon carried out the Review of The Queen's Scouts at Windsor Castle. His Royal Highness afterwards attended the National Scout Service in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. The Duke of Kent this evening attended a Dinner in honour of the 2001 Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Corporation of London and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development at Mansion House, London EC4.

The Duchess of Gloucester, Patron, Parkinson's Disease Society, this evening attended a performance of Beethoven the last Master at the Corn Exchange, Newbury, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the Royal County of Berkshire (Mr. Philip Wroughton).

The Princess Royal this morning visited Escuela Normal La Esperanza, Intibuca, Honduras. Her Royal Highness today visited the Lions Club, Intibuca. The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children Fund, this afternoon visited a Save the Children Fund (Honduras) School Project at Villa Frances. Her Royal Highness, President, Save the Children Fund, later visited a Save the Children Fund (Honduras) Environmental Project. The Princess Royal afterwards visited a Bilateral Bridge Construction Project at Puento Aro, Jesus de Otoro, Intibuca. Her Royal Highness this evening attended a Reception given by the Cortes Chamber of Commerce and the Mayor of San Pedro Sula at Club Arabe, San Pedro Sula.

The Duke of York this morning attended the United Kingdom National Commemoration Service at Solma-Ri, the Republic of Korea, and laid a wreath. His Royal Highness this afternoon attended a briefing on the Battle of Imjin River at a vantage point overlooking the scene of the Battle.