Tuesday 06 October 1998
The Princess Royal, President, the Princess Royal Trust for Carers, attends the Meeting of the Advisory Group at the Princess Royal Trust for Carers, London EC3; as Patron, Sense, the National Deafblind and Rubella Association, visits the Leigh Centres' Education Centre, Glastonbury, Somerset; as President, British Knitting and Clothing Export Council, officially opens Cleeve of London's new factory at Jarman Way, Chard Business Park, Chard, Somerset; and attends the Royal Bath and West of England Society's second Dairy Industry Dinner at the Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset. The Duchess of Gloucester, Patron, visits the Enham Trust (providing opportunities for people with disabilities), Enham Alamein, Hampshire; as Patron, Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre, opens the Rotherwick Gift Fair, Rotherwick, Hampshire; and visits the Victoria Garden, Farnham, Surrey, to mark the centenary of Farnham Swimming Baths Trust.
Changing of the Guard
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; 1st Battalion Welsh Guards mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am.
Art Piece taken off website amid 'severe security alert'
Maisie Williams single-handedly rises to the challengeTV
Academy criticised after no non-white actors nominated
tvAn expose of hooliganism masquerading as an ideological battle
artLee Hadwin can't draw when he's awake, but by night he's an artist
‘Remember the attackers are a cold-blooded, crazy minority’, says Blek le Rat
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Rowan Atkinson to sell £10 million McLaren 'supercar' he crashed into a tree and a lamppost
- 2 The truth about 'girl things': Three cheers for Heather Watson's honesty
- 3 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 4 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 5 Men behaving badly: Urinating while standing, 'manspreading' and the gendering of selfishness
Heavy metal producer's corpse to be mutilated by models as per his dying wish
Benedict Cumberbatch says Hollywood is better for black British actors: 'I think as far as coloured actors go it gets really difficult in the UK'
Pixie Geldof signs recording deal with Stranger Records
Belle & Sebastian interview: Stuart Murdoch reveals how the band is taking a new direction
Diana Krall: The jazz singer on being friends with Elton John, outer space and skiing in Dubai
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd