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Court Circular May 14, 2014

The Court Circular for May 14, 2014 has been originally posted online at the Royal Family's Official Facebook page. The Court Circular is the official record of the previous day's Royal engagements and is printed in selected British newspapers.


By command of The Queen, Mr. Alistair Harrison (Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps) called upon His Excellency Mr. Tesfamicael Gerahtu Ogbaghiorghis at 96 White Lion Street, London N1, this afternoon in order to bid farewell to His Excellency upon relinquishing his appointment as Ambassador from the State of Eritrea to the Court of St. James's.


The Prince of Wales, President, this morning visited the Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, London SW7, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London (Sir David Brewer).
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall later gave a Reception at St. James's Palace to mark Their Royal Highnesses' forthcoming visit to Canada.

His Royal Highness, President, The Prince's Foundation for Building Community, afterwards held a Meeting at Clarence House.

The Duchess of Cornwall, Patron, St. John's Smith Square Charitable Trust, this evening attended a Gala at St. John's Smith Square, London SW1, to mark the Three Hundredth Anniversary of the founding of the Church and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London.


The Earl of Wessex, Master, the Worshipful Company of Gardeners, this afternoon held a Reception.
His Royal Highness, President, Creative Youth, this evening attended a Gala Dinner at the Holiday Inn London - Kingston South, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, and was received by Mr. Paul Ryder (Deputy Lieutenant of Surrey).

The Countess of Wessex, Patron, Dyslexia Action, this morning held a Meeting.
Her Royal Highness afterwards received Commander Angus Essenhigh upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer of HMS DARING and Commander Philip Dennis upon assuming the appointment.


The Princess Royal this morning attended the first day of the Royal Balmoral Show at the Royal Ulster Agricultural Showground, Balmoral Park, Maze, County Down.

Her Royal Highness, President, Riding for the Disabled Association, this afternoon visited the Banbridge and Moira Group at Tullynewbank Riding School, Glenavy, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of County Antrim (Mrs. Joan Christie).

The Princess Royal, Patron, the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, this evening attended a Fiftieth Anniversary Presentation and Reception at the Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1.
Her Royal Highness, President, British Olympic Association, afterwards attended a 2012 Commission Dinner at 11 Downing Street, London SW1.


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