The Princess Royal, President, Shire Horse Society, attends a Council Meeting at the East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire; as President, Animal Health Trust, attends the Equestrian Awards Lunch at the Hilton Hotel, London SW1; and, as Chancellor, London University, opens the Institute of Hepatology, University College London, London WC1. The Duke of Kent, Vice-Chairman, British Overseas Trade Board, visits the International Trade Team at Business Link London, London EC4. The Duchess of Kent attends the 43rd Women of the Year Lunch at the Savoy Hotel, London, W1. Princess Alexandra opens the Exhibition "Arabian Sites: the architecture of Oman" at the Royal Institute of British Architects Architecture Centre, London W1.
Changing of the Guard
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am; 1st Battalion Welsh Guards mounts the Queen's Guard, at Buckingham Palace, 11.30am, band provided by the Welsh Guards.