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April 2001

The Duke of Edinburgh, President Emeritus, World Wide Fund for Nature - WWF International, this morning received The President of Romania, the Ambassador from Romania (His Excellency Mr. Radu Onofrei) and Mr. Mircea Geoana (Foreign Minister) at Windsor Castle. The Baroness Trumpington (Extra Baroness in Waiting) was present at Heathrow Airport, London, this morning upon the Arrival of The President of Romania and welcomed His Excellency on behalf of The Queen.

The Princess Royal today undertook the following engagements in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Her Royal Highness, President, Save the Children Fund, this morning visited the Fund's office. The Princess Royal afterwards visited COIPRODEN (Co-ordinating Group of Private Institutions for Children and their Rights). Her Royal Highness later visited the Instituto Hondureño de la Niñez y la Familia. The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children Fund, this afternoon attended a Lunch given by Save the Children Fund UK at the Princess Hotel. Her Royal Highness, President, Save the Children Fund, later visited the community of Villanueva. The Princess Royal this evening attended a Reception given by the Honduran Government at the Museo del Hombre and was received by Doña Gladys de Arevalo (Vice President of the Republic of Honduras).

The Duke of York today undertook the following engagements in Seoul, the Republic of Korea. His Royal Highness this morning laid a wreath at the National Cemetery. The Duke of York later visited the Korean War Museum. His Royal Highness afterwards visited the British Council and presented prizes to Korean English language students. The Duke of York this afternoon attended a Garden Party given by Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (His Excellency Mr. Charles Humfrey) at the Residence. His Royal Highness this evening attended the Korean Veterans' Association Banquet at the Shilla Hotel.

The Princess Royal this morning departed Belize for El Salvador and was received at Comalapa International Airport, San Salvador, by Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of El Salvador (His Excellency Mr. Patrick Morgan). Her Royal Highness later visited the National Emergency Committee Headquarters, Feria Internacional, San Salvador. The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children Fund, afterwards visited Hacienda Copapayo School, Copapayo, Department Sonsonate. Her Royal Highness, President, today visited a Save the Children Fund Project at Chilata. The Princess Royal this afternoon visited Communidad Princesa Ana, El Triunfo, Municipality San Julian, Department Sonsonate. Her Royal Highness afterwards visited an Oxfam GB Water and Sanitation Project at Jayaque, La Libertad. The Princess Royal subsequently visited Oxfam GB and British Embassy Water Project at Chanmico. Her Royal Highness later departed El Salvador for Honduras and was received at Toncontin Military Airport, Tegucigalpa, by Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Honduras (His Excellency Mr. David Osborne). The Princess Royal this evening attended a Dinner given by Her Majesty's Ambassador and Mrs. Osborne at the Residence in Tegucigalpa.

The Duke of York today undertook the following engagements in the Republic of Korea. His Royal Highness this morning visited Shinsundae, the site of the first Royal Navy Survey in 1797. The Duke of York afterwards visited the Mission to Seafarers, Pusan Container Port, Pusan. His Royal Highness later visited Lloyd's Register, Pusan. The Duke of York this afternoon attended the Korean War Commonwealth Commemoration Service at the United Nations Cemetery, Pusan, and laid a wreath. His Royal Highness this evening attended a Reception at the Lotte Hotel, Pusan.

The Prince of Wales this morning opened the refurbished Ballater Railway Station at Ballater, Scotland.

The Duke of Edinburgh today held a Reception at Windsor Castle for delegates attending the British Tourist Authority World Travel Leaders Summit. His Royal Highness, Trustee of the Council, St. George's House, this evening held a Dinner at Windsor Castle.

Princess Alexandra, President of the Children's Country Holidays Fund, this morning opened Stafford House, a residential training centre, at Keymer Road, Hassocks, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of West Sussex (Mr. Hugh Wyatt). Her Royal Highness this afternoon opened the Centurion Mental Health Centre for the Sussex Weald and Downs NHS Trust in College Lane, Chichester. Princess Alexandra, Patron of Anchor Trust, subsequently visited Augusta Court, Winterbourne Road, Chichester.

The Duke of Kent, Colonel, Scots Guards, this morning visited the 1st Battalion on training exercise at Lydd Camp, Lydd, Hythe, Kent.

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