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Court Circular

The Court Circular is the official record of past royal engagements . Search Court Circulars detailing engagements undertaken by all members of the Royal Family going back to 1997 in this section of the Media Centre.


  • 1 October 2021

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Patron, International Musicians Seminar Prussia Cove, this evening attended a Concert at Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London W1, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir Kenneth Olisa).

  • 1 October 2021

    St. James's Palace

    The Princess Royal, Colonel-in-Chief, The Royal Corps of Signals, today visited 1st Signal Regiment and 15th Signal Regiment at Swinton Barracks, Perham Down, Wiltshire.

  • 1 October 2021

    Clarence House

    The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay and The Duchess of Rothesay today undertook engagements in Edinburgh.

    His Royal Highness, Patron, and Her Royal Highness this afternoon visited the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Arboretum Place, to mark its Three Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary and were received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh (Councillor Francis Ross, the Rt. Hon. the Lord Provost).

    The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay afterwards visited Johnnie Walker Princes Street, 145 Princes Street.

    His Royal Highness subsequently attended a Reception for the Financial Services Sector at the Bank of Scotland Foundation, the Mound.

    The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, Chairman, the Royal Collection Trust, later visited Abbey Strand, Edinburgh.

    His Royal Highness this evening attended the Kirking of the Sixth Session of the Scottish Parliament at St. Giles' Cathedral.

    The Duchess of Rothesay, President, Maggie's Cancer Caring Centres, this afternoon visited Maggie's Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, and was received by Brigadier John Thomson (Deputy Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh).

    Her Royal Highness, Colonel-in-Chief, subsequently visited 3rd Battalion The Rifles, Dreghorn Barracks, Redford Road.

  • 1 October 2021

    Palace Of Holyroodhouse

    The Queen, accompanied by The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, Patron, this morning planted a tree on the Balmoral Estate to mark the start of the official planting season for The Queen's Green Canopy.

    Her Majesty, accompanied by His Royal Highness, met local schoolchildren who were attending an education session on the Estate.

    The Queen arrived at the Palace of Holyroodhouse from Balmoral Castle this afternoon.

    The Queen was represented by Colonel Toby Browne (Crown Equerry) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Mrs. David Tudway-Quilter which was held in Wells Cathedral, Somerset, this afternoon.

  • 30 September 2021

    Appendix To Court Circular

    The Queen has been pleased to make the following appointments in Her Majesty's Household:

    Air Vice-Marshal Elaine West to be a Lady Usher; and

    Air Vice-Marshal the Hon. David Murray to be a Gentleman Usher.

    The appointments to date from 1st October, 2021.

  • 30 September 2021

    St. James's Palace

    The Princess Royal, Vice Patron, the British Horse Society, this morning visited a Healthcare and Education Clinic at Ashford Cattle Market, the New Ashford Market, Monument Way, Orbital Park, Willesborough, Ashford, and was received by Brigadier Trevor Minter (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Kent).

    Her Royal Highness today visited the Royal Harbour Academy, Stirling Way, Ramsgate, Kent.

    The Princess Royal, Patron, Wetwheels Foundation, accompanied by Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, this afternoon visited Wetwheels South East on the Esplanade, Dover, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Kent (the Lady Colgrain).

    Her Royal Highness, accompanied by Admiral Laurence, later visited Dover Castle and attended a COVID-19 response Reception with Kent organisations.

  • 30 September 2021

    St. James's Palace

    The Earl of Wessex, Royal Honorary Colonel, Royal Wessex Yeomanry, today visited Lulworth Ranges, Dorset.

  • 30 September 2021

    Kensington Palace

    The Duke of Cambridge, President, the Football Association, this afternoon held a Meeting with Mr. Mark Bullingham (Chief Executive) via telephone.

    His Royal Highness, Patron, the Passage, this afternoon attended an Award Ceremony to commemorate the Charity's Fortieth Anniversary, St. Vincent's Centre, Carlisle Place, London SW1, and was received by Mr. Kevin Traverse-Healey (Deputy Lieutenant of Greater London).

  • 30 September 2021

    Balmoral Castle

    The Queen was represented by The Duke of Kent at the Memorial Mass for Major General Jeremy Phipps which was held at the Brompton Oratory, Brompton Road, London SW7, this morning.

  • 29 September 2021

    Kensington Palace

    The Duke of Gloucester, Grand Prior, the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, this morning received Sir Paul Lambert (Secretary General).