Court Circular

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  • 1 May 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, President, Royal National Lifeboat Institution, today received Mr. Paul Boissier upon relinquishing his appointment as Chief Executive and Mr. Mark Dowie upon assuming the appointment.

    His Royal Highness, Patron, London Philharmonic Orchestra, this evening attended a Gala Dinner at the Banqueting House, Whitehall, London SW1.

  • 30 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Colonel-in-Chief, Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, today received Lieutenant Colonel Jeremy Lamb upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer and Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Head upon assuming the appointment.

  • 28 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, President, the Scout Association, this afternoon reviewed the National Parade of Queen's Scouts at Windsor Castle and afterwards attended the National Scout Service in St. George's Chapel.

  • 27 April 2019

    Windsor Castle

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by the Lord Geidt (Permanent Lord in Waiting) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Major General Sir John Swinton (formerly Major General Commanding Household Division and General Officer Commanding London District, and formerly Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Berwickshire) which was held at Swinton Kirk, Swinton, Berwickshire, this morning.

    The Duke of Kent was represented by Brigadier Harry Nickerson.

  • 25 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Grand Master, United Grand Lodge of England, this morning presided at the Annual Investiture of the Supreme Grand Chapter at Freemasons' Hall, 60 Great Queen Street, London WC2, and afterwards attended a Luncheon at the Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen Street.

    His Royal Highness, Colonel-in-Chief, The Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin and Halton Regiment), this afternoon received Lieutenant Colonel William Adcock at Kensington Palace upon relinquishing his appointment as Honorary Colonel.

    The Duke of Kent, Colonel-in-Chief, The Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin and Halton Regiment), also received Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Ruggle (Commanding Officer).

    Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Colbeck (Regimental Sergeant Major) was present.

  • 13 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Grand Master, United Grand Lodge of England, this afternoon attended a Meeting in the Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford, to celebrate the Bicentenary of the Apollo University Lodge Number 357 and afterwards attended a Reception at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Beaumont Street, Oxford.

  • 11 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Chancellor, today presided at University of Surrey Post-Graduate Degree Ceremonies in Guildford Cathedral, Surrey.

  • 9 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent, Patron, the Society for Army Historical Research, this evening presented the Templer Medal Book Prize at the National Army Museum, Royal Hospital Road, London SW3.

  • 2 April 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent this morning presented The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service to University of Bristol Botanic Gardens, Stoke Park Road, Stoke Bishop, Bristol, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the County and City of Bristol (Mrs. Peaches Golding).

    His Royal Highness this afternoon attended a Blessing of the Saxon Well of St. Edith of Wilton, Castle Park, Bristol.

    The Duke of Kent afterwards unveiled a Memorial to honour Sikh soldiers who lost their lives in the First and Second World Wars, Castle Park.

    His Royal Highness subsequently met members of the Normandy Veteran Association at the Garden of Peace Memorial to Bristolians who died in the Normandy landings of the Second World War, Castle Park.

    The Duke of Kent later officially opened the new In-Patient Unit, St. Peter's Hospice, Charlton Road, Brentry, Bristol.

  • 28 March 2019

    St. James's Palace

    The Duke of Kent today carried out the following engagements in County Down and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant (Mr. David Lindsay).

    His Royal Highness this morning visited Kirkistown Castle Golf Club, 142 Main Street, Cloughey.

    The Duke of Kent this afternoon visited Florida Manor, Ballybunden Road, Killinchy.

    His Royal Highness later visited St. Mary's Church of Ireland, Kilmood Church Road, Kilmood.

    The Duke of Kent afterwards visited Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra, Holywood.