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This section contains press releases issued by Royal Communications.

03 March 2023

The King and The Queen Consort will undertake State Visits to France and Germany

The King and The Queen Consort’s first State Visit of the new reign, to France and Germany, will take place from Sunday 26th March to Friday 31st March 2023.

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23 February 2023

Coronation Concert at Windsor Castle ticket ballot details announced

The BBC today revealed details for a national ballot where 5,000 members of the public will be selected to receive a pair of free tickets to join thousands of others, for the...

21 January 2023

Coronation Weekend plans announced

Buckingham Palace is pleased to announce further details on the ceremonial, celebratory and community events that will take place over the Coronation Weekend between Saturday...

13 January 2023

The King's Gold Medal for Poetry 2022

The King has approved the award of His Majesty’s Gold Medal for Poetry for the year 2022 to Selima Hill. This is the first Gold Medal for Poetry to be presented in The King’s...

16 December 2022

A statement from Buckingham Palace and Ngozi Fulani, Founder of Sistah Space

A meeting took place this morning, 16th December, at Buckingham Palace between Ms Ngozi Fulani, founder of Sistah Space, and Lady Susan Hussey to address the incident that...

11 November 2022

New Appointments to the Order of Merit

His Majesty The King has been pleased to make six new appointments to the Order of Merit. Appointments to the Order are made in recognition of distinguished service to the...

26 October 2022

The Princess of Wales becomes Patron of Captain Preet Chandi’s expedition across Antarctica

The Princess of Wales has today become Patron of Captain Preet Chandi’s expedition across Antarctica. Captain Chandi MBE is aiming to become the first woman to cross...

11 October 2022

The Coronation of His Majesty The King

Buckingham Palace is pleased to announce that the Coronation of His Majesty The King will take place on Saturday 6th May, 2023. The Coronation Ceremony will take place at...

03 October 2022

Announcement of a State Visit by the President of South Africa

The President of the Republic of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa, accompanied by Dr Tshepo Motsepe, has accepted an invitation from His Majesty The King to pay a State...

28 September 2022

A Message from His Majesty The King regarding Storm Fiona

The King has sent the following message to Governor General Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary May Simon following the devastation of storm Fiona: "My wife and I were...