Court Circular


5 June: The Duke of Edinburgh, Trustee, The Prince Philip Trust Fund for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, this evening attended a Grand Gala Concert to mark the opening of the extension of the Magnet Leisure Centre, Maidenhead, the Royal County of Berkshire.

Wing Commander Christopher Moran RAF was in attendance.

6 June: The Duke of Edinburgh, Trustee, The Prince Philip Trust Fund for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, Patron and Twelfth Man, the Lord's Taverners, this afternoon attended a Charity Cricket Match, the Home Park, Windsor.

By command of The Queen, the Viscount Boyne (Lord-in-Waiting) was present at Heathrow Airport, London, this afternoon upon the Arrival of The President of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay and Mrs Lacalle and welcomed His Excellency and Mrs Lacalle on behalf of Her Majesty.

The Viscount Boyne was also present at Heathrow Airport, London, this afternoon upon the Departure of The President of the United Arab Emirates and bade farewell to His Highness on behalf of Her Majesty.

6 June: The Duke of York, Patron, the Badminton Association of England, this afternoon presented the prizes at the finals of the Badminton World Championships, National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, and was received by Mr David Burbidge (Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of West Midlands).

Captain Neil Blair RN was in attendance.

5 June: The Prince Edward this morning left Heathrow Airport, London, for Amman, Jordan, to chair a Meeting of the International Council of the Duke of Edinburgh's Award International Association.

Lieutenant-Colonel Sean O'Dwyer was in attendance.


5 June: Princess Alexandra, Patron and Air Chief Commandant, this morning attended a Service of Thanksgiving to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Princess Mary's Royal Air Force Nursing Service in St Clement Danes Church, followed by a Reception at the Royal Courts of Justice, London WC2.

The Lady Mary Mumford was in attendance.


The Prince of Wales carries out engagements in Lancaster; opens the English Nature's National Nature Reserve at Ingleborough in the Yorkshire Dales; and attends the Saudi-British Society 1993 Annual Dinner at the Cafe Royal, London SW1. The Princess Royal, Patron, Sense, the National Deaf-Blind and Rubella Association, visits Carnbooth School, Carmunnock, Glasgow; as President, Save the Children Fund, visits the Rosemount Project, Royston, Glasgow, and the Save the Children Shop, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire; and attends the launch in Glasgow of 'Children in Scotland'. The Duke of Gloucester, Commissioner, English Heritage, opens the Conservation Training Centre at Fort Brockhurst, Gosport, Hampshire. Princess Alexandra attends a Reception to commemorate International Multiple Sclerosis Year at 11 Downing St, London SW1. The Duke of Kent will visit John Hampden Grammar School, High Wycombe; visits Wycombe District Council, High Wycombe; Harrison & Sons Limited, High Wycombe; and Evreham Youth Centre, Evreham School Site, Iver, Buckinghamshire.

Changing of the Guard

The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the Grenadier Guards.