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BUCKINGHAM PALACE

20 June: The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh gave a Reception at Buckingham Palace this evening.

The Prince Edward, The Princess Royal and Commander Timothy Laurence RN, The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, The Duchess of Gloucester, The Duke of Kent, Prince Michael of Kent, Princess Alexandra, the Hon Lady Ogilvy and the Hon Sir Angus Ogilvy were present.

20 June: The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children Fund, today visited Greater Manchester and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-

Lieutenant (Colonel John Timmins).

Her Royal Highness this morning visited Langley Children's Project, Burnside Community Centre, Burnside Crescent, Langley, Middleton, Rochdale.

The Princess Royal this afternoon visited Bolton Young People's Advice and Support Service, 106-108 Newport Street, Bolton.

Her Royal Highness later visited the fund's shop at 121 Deansgate, Bolton.

Mrs William Nunneley was in

attendance.

YORK HOUSE

20 June: The Duke of Kent, President, the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, accompanied by The Duchess of Kent, this afternoon attended the Wimbledon Championships, Wimbledon, London SW19.

Mrs Richard Beckett and Mr Nicolas Adamson were in attendance.

THATCHED HOUSE LODGE

20 June: Princess Alexandra, Patron, this afternoon received Mr Bryan Norman upon retiring as Chairman of the Drug and Alcohol Foundation.

ROYAL ENGAGEMENTS

The Duke of Edinburgh, Master, attends the Annual Court Meeting, church service and luncheon at Trinity House, London EC3; as Honorary Member, attends a reception and Beating Retreat for the British American Forces Dining Club, Tower of London, London EC3. The Princess Royal, President, Riding for the Disabled Association, attends the Dauntsey Vale Group Summer Fun Day in celebration of 11 years of the group, Hulberts Green Farm, Brinkworth, Wiltshire; and as Patron, Sense, the National Deaf-Blind Association, opens the new group homes in Reading, Berkshire. Princess Margaret visits the British Museum, London WC1, and opens the exhibition, 'Greek Gold: jewellery of the Classical Period'. The Duke of Kent, President, All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, attends the Wimbledon Championships, London SW19; as Vice-Chairman, British Overseas Trade Board, attends the opening of the International Trade Exhibition and Workshop 1994 at the Conference and Exhibition Centre, Wembley, Middlesex; and as Honorary Member, the Cavalry and Guards Club, attends the Third Guards Club Dinner, London SW1. Princess Alexandra, President, Alexandra Rose Day, attends a reception at the commencement of the Celebration of Alexandra Rose Day Viennese Waltz at the Banqueting Hall, London SW1. Prince Michael of Kent, Provincial Grand Master of Middlesex, attends a reception for the charity stewards at Syon Park, Middlesex.

Changing of the Guard

The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; 1st Battalion Irish Guards mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the Irish Guards.

Bands playing in the

Royal Parks

St James's Park, Life Guards, 12.30pm-2pm, 5.30pm-7pm; Kensington Gardens, Royal Academy Saxophone Quartet, 5.30pm-7pm.

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