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.


  • 10 June 2020

    Windsor Castle

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

    Today is the Ninety-Ninth Anniversary of the Birthday of The Duke of Edinburgh.

  • 24 February 2020

    Buckingham Palace

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by the Right Reverend David Conner (Dean of Windsor) at the Memorial Service for the Very Reverend Patrick Mitchell (formerly Dean of Windsor) which was held in Wells Cathedral, Somerset, this afternoon.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by Mrs. Anne Maw.

    The Duke of York was represented by Miss Charlotte Manley.

    The Princess Royal was represented by Captain Sir Nicholas Wright RN.

    The Duke and Duchess of Kent were represented by Mr. Nicholas Turnbull.

    Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy was represented by the Reverend Canon Paul Wright.

    By command of The Queen, Mr. Alistair Harrison (Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps) called upon Her Excellency Mrs. Tamar Beruchashvili at 20 St. George's Square, London SW1, this afternoon in order to bid farewell to Her Excellency upon relinquishing her appointment as Ambassador from Georgia to the Court of St. James's.

  • 16 January 2020

    Sandringham, Norfolk

    The Duke of Edinburgh, Patron, the Air League, was represented by Sir Hugh Duberly (formerly Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire) at a Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Sir Michael Marshall (former Chairman and President of the Air League) which was held in Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire, this morning.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by Mrs. Julie Spence.

    The Earl of Wessex was represented by Mr. Richard Barnwell.

    The Duke of Gloucester was represented by Major the Lord Fairhaven.

    The Duke of Kent was represented by Earl of St. Andrews.

  • 9 December 2019

    Buckingham Palace

    The Duke of Edinburgh was represented by Brigadier Archie Miller-Bakewell (Private Secretary to His Royal Highness) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Mr. Andrew Palmer (Extra Equerry to The Duke of Kent) which was held in St. Barnabas' Church, Peasemore, Berkshire, today.

    Colonel Christopher Sharwood-Smith (Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire) was present at Luton Airport this evening upon the Arrival of The Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia and The Raja Permaisuri Agong of Malaysia and welcomed Their Majesties on behalf of The Queen.

  • 19 August 2019

    Balmoral Castle

    Mr. Paul Hughes was received by The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh this afternoon when Her Majesty invested him with the Insignia of a Lieutenant of the Royal Victorian Order.