The Duke of Edinburgh visits the British Equestrian Trade Association International Fair, at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham; and, as First Honorary Liveryman, attends the Worshipful Company of Engineers Election Court Meeting and Dinner at the City of London Club, London EC2. The Princess Royal, President, the Rural Housing Trust, attends a conference at the Heritage Motor Museum, Gaydon, Warwickshire; officially opens Arburg Limited's new United Kingdom Headquarters at Tachbrook Park Drive, Warwick; and, as President, the British Horse Society, opens the BHS Rescue Centre, Stonecroft Equestrian Centre Ltd, Oxhill, Warwickshire. Princess Alexandra attends a Gala Dinner, to mark the 30th Anniversary of her Patronage of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, at St James's Palace.
Changing of the Guard
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; 1st Battalion The Duke of Wellington's Regiment mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the Coldstream Guards.