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Court Circular


30 August: The Prince Edward this afternoon arrived at Gatwick Airport, London, from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

Lieutenant-Colonel Sean O'Dwyer was in attendance.


Prince and Princess Michael of Kent attend the final concert of the Salzburger Festspiele in aid of the World Wide Fund for Nature Austria, Salzburg, Austria.

Buckingham Palace

The State Apartments at Buckingham Palace open between 9.30am and 4.30pm. The Queen's Gallery opens between 10am and 5pm, and last admission is at 4.30pm. The Royal Mews opens between 12pm and 4pm, and last admission is at 3.30pm.

Changing of the Guard

The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am.

Windsor Castle

The Precincts and State Apartments at Windsor Castle open between 10am and 6pm. Bands playing in the

Royal Parks

Regent's Park (Queen Mary's Rose Garden), Brass Spectrum Quintet, 6pm-7.30pm.