Court Circular


3 April: By command of The Queen, the Viscount Long (Lord-in-Waiting) was present at Heathrow Airport, London, today upon the Departure of The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Mrs Mubarak and bade farewell to Their Excellencies on behalf of Her Majesty.

3 April: The Princess Royal, President, National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs, this afternoon attended the Green Leaf Watch at St Werbergh's City Farm, Bristol, and was received by Mr Robert Bernays (Deputy Lieutenant of Avon).


The Duke of York, Patron, hosts a Reception for Weston Spirit at Sunninghall Park, Ascot, Berkshire. The Princess Royal, Colonel-in-Chief, The Royal Logistics Corps, visits The Royal Logistics Corps, Blackdown Barracks, Deepcut, Camberley, Surrey, and takes the salute at the Inauguration Parade.

Changing of the Guard

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