Wednesday 13 January 1993
12 January: By Command of The Queen, Vice Admiral Sir James Weatherall (Marshall of the Diplomatic Corps) called upon His Excellency Mr Sylvestre Radegonde at Eros House, 111 Baker Street, London W1, this morning in order to bid farewell to His Excellency upon relinquishing his appointment as High Commissioner for the Republic of Seychelles in London.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were represented by Sir Geoffrey de Bellaigue (Director of the Royal Collection) at the Memorial Service for Sir Francis Watson (formerly Surveyor of The Queen's Works of Art) which was held in St Peter's Church, Eaton Square, London SW1, today.
Mrs Robert de Pass has succeeded The Hon Mary Morrison as Lady-in-Waiting to The Queen.
12 January: The Prince Edward, Patron, the Ocean Youth Club, this afternoon visited the London International Boat Show, Earl's Court Exhibition Centre, London SW5.
Lieutenant-Colonel Sean O'Dwyer was in attendance.
His Royal Highness, Chairman, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Special Projects Group, this evening held a Meeting at Buckingham Palace.
12 January: The Duke of Gloucester, Grand Prior, Order of St John, this morning received Lord Westbury, on relinquishing the appointment as Bailiff of Egle and Lord Remnant on assuming the appointment.
The Duke of Gloucester, President, Britain-Nepal Society, this afternoon received Colonel James Evans on relinquishing the appointment as Chairman of the Society and Sir Neil Thorne on assuming the appointment.
The Princess of Wales visits St Catherine's Hospice, Lostock Hall, Near Preston, Lancashire; visits Leyland DAF Limited, Leyland Assembly Plant, Leyland, Preston; and opens the magnetic resonance imaging unit at Royal Preston Hospital. Prince Edward, President of the Lord's Taverners, attends the Umpire's Dinner at the Hilton Hotel, London W1. The Duke of Gloucester, Grand Prior, the Order of St John, conducts the Installation Ceremony for the new Bailiff Grand Cross and Bailiff of Egle at St John's Gate, London EC1. The Duchess of Kent, Patron, visits Helen House Hospice, Oxford.
Changing of the Guard
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am.
- 1 What happens to your body when you give up sugar?
- 2 Tourist films plane's descent just metres above packed Caribbean beach
- 3 World Book Day: Boy 'excluded' from school after dressing up as Fifty Shades' Christian Grey
- 4 Have sex with your iPad thanks to the new sex toy no-one asked for
Harrison Ford plane crash: Actor will make full recovery thanks to 'beautifully executed' landing
Tourist films plane's descent just metres above packed Caribbean beach
Oxford whistleblower's attempt to protect young victim of a sadistic gang went unheeded
How Homer Simpson discovered the Higgs boson over a decade before scientists
The 'sex selfie stick' lets you FaceTime the inside of a vagina
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Elif Shafak: Turkish author warns against rise of British nationalism
Ex-head of MI6: 'We shouldn't kid ourselves that Russia is on a path to democracy'
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests
Negotiable: Recruitment Genius: Have you been doing a brilliant job in an admi...
£50000 - £60000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Are you an innovative, senior H...
£20000 - £22000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Our client, a very well respect...
£25000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: An HR Consultant is required to join thi...