Saturday 28 August 1993
27 August: The Duke of York, Colonel-in-Chief, The Royal Irish Regiment, this afternoon received Major- General Robert Corbett upon relinquishing as Commanding Officer, D (London Irish Rifles) Company, and Major-General Corran Purdon upon assuming the appointment.
His Royal Highness later received Lieutenant-Colonel Anthony Potter upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion.
The Duke of York also received Lieutenant-Colonel David Keenan upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer, 7th Battalion, and Lieutenant-Colonel Stewart Douglas upon assuming his appointment.
27 August: The Prince Edward arrived at Heathrow Airport, London, this afternoon from Prague, the Czech Republic.
His Royal Highness this evening attended a Dinner given by His Excellency Mr Mboni N. Dlamini (High Commissioner for the Kingdom of Swaziland) to celebrate the Twenty- Fifth Anniversary of the Independence of the Kingdom at the Hyatt Carlton Tower Hotel, Cadogan Place, London SW1.
Lieutenant-Colonel Sean O'Dwyer was in attendance.
Changing of the Guard
TODAY: The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am. TOMORROW: The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 10am; 1st Battalion the King's Regiment mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the King's Regiment.
Bands playing in the
TODAY: St James's Park, Romando and his Gypsy Band, 12.30pm-2pm, 5.30pm-7pm; Regent's Park, Harrow Concert Band, 12.30pm-2pm, 5.30pm-7pm. TOMORROW: St James's Park, Romando and his Gypsy Band, 3pm-4.30pm, 6pm- 7.30pm; Regent's Park, Harrow Concert Band, 3pm-4.30pm, 6pm-7.30pm; Hyde Park, Friday AD Band, 3pm-4.30pm, 6pm-7.30pm; Greenwich Park, Hillingdon Band, 3pm-4.30pm, 6pm- 7.30pm.
- 1 School kitchen manager 'fired from Colorado school for giving hungry students free lunches'
- 2 California man brutally beat 82-year-old Sikh grandfather he mistook for 'one of those people'
- 5 Charles Kennedy 'had better judgement drunk than many sober politicians' says Ian Hislop
California man brutally beat 82-year-old Sikh grandfather he mistook for 'one of those people'
Amber Peat: Body found in search for missing 13-year-old who ran away after argument with her parents
Alton Towers crash: Four guests seriously injured as Smiler ride carriages collide
Charles Kennedy dead: A guy once asked the Lib Dem leader who his favourite Muppet was and his letter response was wonderful
Gay teenager 'forced to have sex with his own mother' to 'cure' his homosexuality, campaigners in India say
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
£18k + Bonus: Guru Careers: We are seeking a bright, enthusiastic and internet...
VOLUNTARY ONLY - EXPENSES REIMBURSED: Reach Volunteering: Bolton YMCA is now a...
£150 - £180 per day: Tradewind Recruitment: Geography Teacher Geography teach...