The Queen Mother visits Smithfield Market and has luncheon at Butchers' Hall, London EC1. The Princess Royal, Patron, Royal College of Anaesthetists, attends the Diplomates' Ceremony, to be formally installed as Patron of the College at the Institute of Education, and afterwards visits the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London WC1; as Chancellor, London University, attends the 50th Anniversary of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Charles Clore House, London WC1; and, as Patron, Association of Combined Youth Clubs, visits New Eltham Methodist Youth and Community Centre, London SE9, Greenwich Youth Aid, London SE28, and Greenwich Youth Democracy Project, London SE7. Princess Margaret, Patron, Northern Ballet Theatre, attends a Gala Performance of Dracula at the Grand Theatre, Leeds. The Duke of Kent attends a private preview of the Grosvenor Fine Arts and Antiques Fair, London W1.
Changing of the Guard
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the Scots Guards.