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Royal diary: upcoming royal engagements 20-26th May

Unusually this week, Princess Anne is not scheduled for any engagements, neither is The Duke of York. The Queen has a few engagements – we will hopefully see her at this week’s garden party; last week Prince Charles and Camilla stepped in for her.

20 May:

– The Queen will visit the Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea. Princess Alexandra will also be there.

Guy Evans https://www.flickr.com/photos/birminghamculture/7261540314/

The Queen will be joined by her family at the Royal Chelsea Flower Show (Guy Evans)

– The Duke of Kent will visit HMS Duncan, Corfu Harbour, Corfu; Mon Repos Palace, Kerkira, Greece.

21st May:

– The Queen will give a garden party at Buckingham Palace.

– The Duke of Cambridge will help launch the #SaferThames campaign to help prevent accidents and self-harm incidents on the River Thames.

Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge, continues his work with male mental health and suicide this week. (MOD)

– The Earl of Wessex, Chairman of the Board of Trustees for The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation, will attend a reception at the Halcyon Gallery, London.

22nd May:

– The Queen will visit a replica of an original Sainsbury’s store on the occasion of their 150th Anniversary at Unit London.

– The Earl and Countess of Wessex will hold a reception for young people who have achieved the Gold Standard in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at Buckingham Palace. Prince Edward will also host a reception at St James’s Palace that day, as patron of The Orpheus Centre Trust.

– The Duke of Gloucester, Vice Royal Patron of the Almshouse Association, will visit Harrison Housing, London.

prince richard, duke of gloucester, will be heading to a housing project (NMA)

23rd May:

– The Queen will visit British Airways Headquarters, Waterside, Middlesex, to commemorate their Centenary.

– The Duke of Gloucester will visit SATRA Technology Centre, Kettering, Northmaptonshire, to mark their Centenary.

– The Duchess of Gloucester will attend the Not Forgotten Association garden party at Buckingham Palace.

– The Duke of Kent will visit the Romanov Memorial, East Cowes; Osborne House, and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution Inshore Lifeboat Centre as their president.

– Princess Alexandra, Royal Patron of the Alzheimer’s Society, will hold an awards ceremony and reception at St James’s Palace.

princess alexandra has a number of engagements this week. she is 81. (royal family)

24th May:

– The Duchess of Gloucester, president of Bridewell Royal Hospital, King Edward’s School, will attend a dinner at Mansion House, London.

– The Duke of Gloucester, Patron of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society, will attend a convention dinner at Grims Dyke Hotel, Old Redding, Middlesex.

25th May:

– The Duke of Gloucester, Patron of the Fotheringhay Church Appeal, will attend a concert at the Church of St. Mary and All Saints, Fotheringhay.

– The Duke of Kent will attend Wellington College Speech Day as their president, in Crowthorne. He will also – as President of the Royal Choral Society – attend a Gala Concert at Cadogan Hall, London.

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Victoria has a passion for British history and Constitutional Monarchy, hence her reasons for founding The Crown Chronicles. Her specialism is the Early Modern era, with particular emphasis on Monarchy, the Restoration and 18th-century social history. She is also a keen reader, baker and shopper. Her motto is to have a full bookcase, but a fuller wardrobe! Victoria is also founder of Replicate Royalty, our sister site.

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