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  • 12 February 2020

    Kensington Palace

    The Duke of Gloucester this morning arrived at Heathrow Airport, London, from Kenya.

    Lieutenant Colonel Alastair Todd was in attendance.

    His Royal Highness, President, Crown Agents Foundation, this afternoon attended a Tea at Buckingham Palace.

    The Duchess of Gloucester, Patron, Turn2us, this afternoon received Mr. Thomas Lawson (Chief Executive).

    Her Royal Highness, President, this evening visited Princess Helena College, Preston, to celebrate the Bicentenary and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire (Mr. Robert Voss).

  • 12 February 2020

    St. James's Palace

    The Princess Royal this morning opened Danemore Sheltered Housing Scheme, Danemore, Beachy Path, Tenterden, and was received by Mr. Richard Oldfield (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Kent).

    Her Royal Highness this afternoon visited Stevenson Brothers Rocking Horse Makers, Ashford Road, Bethersden, Kent.

    The Princess Royal, Fourth Warden, the Fishmongers' Company, accompanied by Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, this evening attended a Court Winter Dinner at Fishmongers' Hall, London Bridge, London EC4.

  • 12 February 2020

    St. James's Palace

    The Earl of Wessex, Chancellor, University of Bath, this afternoon held a Meeting.

    His Royal Highness, Chancellor, this evening held a Dinner for the University of Bath.

    The Countess of Wessex, Patron, this afternoon visited Shooting Star Children's Hospice, the Avenue, Hampton, Middlesex, and was received by Mrs. Gillian Norton (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).

    Her Royal Highness, Global Ambassador, 100 Women in Finance, this evening attended a Dinner at the Banqueting House, Whitehall, London SW1.

  • 12 February 2020

    Kensington Palace

    The Duke of Cambridge, Joint Patron, the Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, this afternoon received Mr. Joseph Hart (Professional Footballer, Burnley Football Club).

    His Royal Highness, Patron, later attended a Reception at St. James's Palace to mark the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Metropolitan and City Police Orphans Fund.

    The Duchess of Cambridge this morning visited the Ark Open Farm, 296 Bangor Road, Newtownards, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of County Down (Mr. David Lindsay).

    Her Royal Highness later visited the Social Bite Café, 516 Union Street, Aberdeen, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Aberdeen (Councillor Barney Crockett, the Lord Provost).

  • 12 February 2020

    Clarence House

    The Prince of Wales, Royal Founding Patron, Business in the Community, this afternoon held a Meeting at Clarence House.

    His Royal Highness afterwards held a Meeting with representatives from the Duchy of Lancaster.

    The Prince of Wales subsequently held a Meeting with representatives from the Crown Estate.

    The Duchess of Cornwall this morning held a Reception for SafeLives at Clarence House.

    Her Royal Highness, President, the Royal Osteoporosis Society, this afternoon received Mrs. Claire Severgnini upon relinquishing her appointment as Chief Executive.

  • 12 February 2020

    Buckingham Palace

    The Queen held a Council at 5.30 p.m..

    There were present: the Rt. Hon. Jacob Rees-Mogg MP (Lord President), the Rt. Hon. Priti Patel MP (Secretary of State for the Home Department), the Rt. Hon. Alok Sharma MP (Secretary of State for International Development) and the Rt. Hon. Gavin Williamson MP (Secretary of State for Education).

    The Rt. Hon. Michael Ellis MP, the Rt. Hon. Sir Bernard McCloskey, the Rt. Hon Jesse Norman MP and the Rt. Hon. Valerie Vaz MP were sworn in as members of Her Majesty's Privy Council.

    The Rt. Hon. Sir Richard Arnold and the Rt. Hon. Dame Ingrid Simler made affirmation as members of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.

    Mr. Richard Tilbrook was in attendance as Clerk of the Council.

    The Rt. Hon. Jacob Rees-Mogg MP had an audience of Her Majesty before the Council.

    The Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP (Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury) had an audience of The Queen this evening.

    The Prince of Wales, on behalf of The Queen, held an Investiture at Buckingham Palace this morning.

  • 11 February 2020

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Grand Master, United Grand Lodge of England, this morning received Mr. Matthew Burrows (Secretary, Household Brigade Lodge Number 2614).

  • 11 February 2020

    Kensington Palace

    The Duchess of Gloucester, Joint Patron, the Learning in Harmony Project, today visited St. Paul's Cathedral School, 2 New Change, London EC4.

  • 11 February 2020

    St. James's Palace

    The Princess Royal, President, Carers Trust, this afternoon visited Camden Carers Centre, Charlie Ratchford Resource Centre, Belmont Street, London NW1, to mark its Twenty-Fifth Anniversary, and was received by Ms. Roxane Zand (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).

    Her Royal Highness, Chancellor, University of London, later opened the University College London Multiscale Imaging Centre at the Anatomy Building, Gower Street, London WC1.

  • 11 February 2020

    St. James's Palace

    The Earl of Wessex, Trustee, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, today held Receptions at St. James's Palace for young people who have achieved the Gold Standard in the Award.

    His Royal Highness, Patron, the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain, this evening attended a Dinner at Spencer House, 27 St. James's Place, London SW1.

    The Countess of Wessex this morning attending a Reception and Luncheon at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Norway, 25 Belgrave Square, London SW1.

    Her Royal Highness, Chairman, Women's Network Forum, this afternoon held a Meeting at Buckingham Palace.

    The Countess of Wessex, Global Ambassador, 100 Women in Finance, this evening held a Reception at Buckingham Palace.