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.

Search

Pages

  • 6 November 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    His Excellency Dr. Michael Zimmermann was received in audience by The Queen today and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Republic of Austria to the Court of St. James's.

    Dr. Elisabeth Kornfeind was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Mr. David Gallagher was received in audience by The Queen and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Republic of Chile to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Sarita Crespo was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Simon McDonald (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

    Her Honour Judy Foote was received in audience by The Queen upon her appointment as Lieutenant-Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador.

    Mr. Howard Foote was also received by Her Majesty.

    The Queen gave a Reception at Buckingham Palace this evening for recently retired and appointed Lord-Lieutenants.

    The Duchess of Gloucester and Prince Michael of Kent were present.

    The Duke of Edinburgh, Colonel-in-Chief, this morning received Major Bennett Lacey (Captain, The Royal Canadian Regiment Guard) at Windsor Castle.

  • 16 October 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    His Excellency Dr. Peter Wittig was received in audience by The Queen today and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Federal Republic of Germany to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Huberta von Voss-Wittig was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Simon McDonald (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

    His Excellency Mr. Eliam Tangirongo was received by The Queen this afternoon upon his appointment as High Commissioner for Solomon Islands in London.

    Mrs. Tangirongo was also received by Her Majesty.

    Her Honour Janet Austin was received in audience by The Queen upon her appointment as Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.

    Mr. Ashley Chester was also received by Her Majesty.

    The Queen was represented by the Earl of Airlie KT (Chancellor of the Order of the Thistle) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of the Lord Sutherland of Houndwood KT which was held in St. Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, London SW1, today.

    The Duke of Edinburgh was represented by Ms. Sarah Smith.

    The Princess Royal was represented by the Lord Mackay of Clashfern KT.

  • 8 October 2018

    Balmoral Castle

    The Duke of Edinburgh, formerly Permanent Master, the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights, was represented by Mr. Anthony Vlasto (Prime Warden) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Sir Eric Yarrow, Bt. (Past Prime Warden) which was held in St. Columba's Church, Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire, this afternoon.

  • 3 October 2018

    Balmoral Castle

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Benjamin Bathurst (formerly First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff) at the Service of Thanksgiving for Admiral Sir James Eberle (formerly Vice-Admiral of the United Kingdom) which was held in the Chapel of Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Devon, this afternoon.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent.

    The Duke of York was represented by Rear Admiral Keith Blount.

    The Princess Royal was represented by Captain Nicholas Wright RN.

  • 25 July 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by the Reverend Canon Paul Wright (Sub-Dean of Her Majesty's Chapels Royal) at the Funeral of the Reverend Canon Anthony Caesar (Extra Chaplain and formerly Sub-Dean of Her Majesty's Chapels Royal) which was held at St. Stephen's Church, Bournemouth, Dorset, this afternoon.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by the Reverend Prebendary William Scott (Extra Chaplain and formerly Sub-Dean of Her Majesty's Chapels Royal).

  • 2 July 2018

    Palace Of Holyroodhouse

    The Queen arrived at Edinburgh Airport this afternoon.

    The Queen drove to the Palace of Holyroodhouse and was received in the Forecourt by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh (Councillor Francis Ross, the Rt. Hon. the Lord Provost) and members of the City of Edinburgh Council, when the Rt. Hon. the Lord Provost surrendered to The Queen the Keys of the City, which Her Majesty returned to him.

    A Guard of Honour found by Balaklava Company, The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 5th Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland, under the command of Major Jonathan Thompson, was mounted in the Forecourt.

    Afterwards Her Majesty was received inside the Palace by the Hereditary Keeper (the Duke of Hamilton and Brandon).

    The Queen was represented by the Lord Janvrin (Permanent Lord in Waiting to Her Majesty) at the Funeral of Brigadier Sir Miles Hunt-Davis (Extra Equerry to The Duke of Edinburgh and formerly Private Secretary and Treasurer to His Royal Highness) which was held in the Minster Church of St. Denys, Warminster, Wiltshire, this afternoon.

    The Duke of Edinburgh was represented by Lieutenant General Peter Pearson.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by Sir Stephen Lamport.

    The Duke of York was represented by Vice Admiral Sir Tom Blackburn.

    The Earl and Countess of Wessex were represented by Brigadier John Smedley.

    The Princess Royal was represented by Captain Nicholas Wright RN.

    The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester were represented by Lieutenant Colonel Alastair Todd.

    The Duke of Kent was represented by Mr. Andrew Palmer.

    Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy was represented by Major General Sir Simon Cooper.

  • 10 June 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    Today is the Ninety Seventh Anniversary of the Birthday of The Duke of Edinburgh.

  • 4 June 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by Vice Admiral Sir Ian Corder (Lieutenant-Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Bailiwick of Guernsey) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Air Chief Marshal Sir Peter Le Cheminant (formerly Lieutenant-Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Bailiwick of Guernsey) which was held in Town Church, St. Peter Port, Guernsey, this morning.

  • 3 May 2018

    Buckingham Palace

    His Excellency Mr. Tran Ngoc An was received in audience by The Queen today and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Doan Thi Phuong Dung was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Mr. Rui Jorge Carneiro Mangueira was received in audience by The Queen and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Republic of Angola to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Maria Silvina Caetano was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Simon McDonald (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

    The Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry was received by The Queen when Her Majesty invested him with the Insignia of a Knight Brethren of the Most Ancient and Most Noble Order of the Thistle.

    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by Mrs. Michael Gordon Lennox (Lady in Waiting) at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Lieutenant Commander Robert de Pass RN which was held at St. Mary's Church, Petworth, West Sussex, this afternoon.

  • 13 April 2018

    Windsor Castle

    The Queen was represented by Sir Thomas Dunne KG (formerly Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Worcestershire) at the Funeral of Sir William Gladstone, Bt., KG (formerly Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Clwyd) which was held at St. Deiniol's Church, Hawarden, Flintshire, this afternoon.

    The Duke of Edinburgh was represented by Mrs. Hywel Price.

    The Prince of Wales was represented by Mr. Trefor Jones.

    The Duke of York was represented by Sir Algernon Heber-Percy.

    The Princess Royal was represented by the Hon. Dame Shân Legge-Bourke.

    The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester were represented by Mr. Henry Fetherstonhaugh.

    The Duke of Kent was represented by Mr. Wayne Bulpitt.

    Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy was represented by Lady Dunne.

Pages