April 2001

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.

The Princess Royal this morning visited the National Assembly, Belmopan, Belize. Her Royal Highness afterwards visited Marla's House of Hope, NOPCA Saves - Children's Home (National Organisation for the Prevention of Child Abuse), Belmopan. The Princess Royal later visited Belize Zoo, Western Highway, Belize. Her Royal Highness this afternoon visited the Commonwealth War Graves at Lord's Ridge Cemetery, Belize City. The Princess Royal afterwards opened the office of the AIDS Commission Secretariat, National AIDS Commission, University of Belize, Belize City. Her Royal Highness later visited the Belize Defence Force, Price Barracks, Ladyville, Belize City. The Princess Royal subsequently visited the British Army Training Support Unit Belize at Price Barracks. Her Royal Highness this evening attended a Dinner given by the Governor-General of Belize (His Excellency Sir Colville Young) at Radisson Fort George Hotel, Belize City.

The Duke of York this evening arrived at Pusan Kimhae Airport, Korea, and was received by Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (His Excellency Mr. Charles Humfrey). Miss Charlotte Manley and Captain Richard Dilworth are in attendance.

The Duke of Edinburgh this evening attended Weybridge Rifle and Pistol Club's Centenary Dinner at Brooklands, Weybridge, and was received by Lieutenant Colonel Desmond Wilson (Deputy Lieutenant of Surrey).

The Duke of Kent this evening attended the Farm Aid Appeal Concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London SW7.

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