TRHs The Earl and Countess of Strathearn attended engagements in Perth and Kinross, Scotland earlier today.


HM The Queen accompanied by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh launched The Queen's Baton Relay from the Forecourt of Buckingham Palace - 9th October 2013.



The Duchess of Rothesay, President, Maggie's Cancer Caring Centres, joined The Queen of Norway, to officially open the new Maggie's Centre in Aberdeen, and met staff, supporters and some of those who have benefitted from the charity's work, Maggie's, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (Foresterhill site), Westburn Road, Aberdeen, SCOTLAND.

23rd September 2013



The Earl and Countess of Strathearn have visited Glasgow at the start of a two-day trip to Scotland. Prince William and Catherine met local young people and athletes as they toured the Emirates Arena.
The royal couple also visited the Donald Dewar Leisure Centre in the Drumchapel area, and a homeless shelter run by the Quarriers charity.


The Duchess of Cambridge visited Newcastle Civic Centre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1. before visiting Elswick Park, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE4. The park is protected under the Queen Elizabeth II Fields Challenge. The Duke Of Cambridge is Patron. The Duchess met local community groups and school children undertaking activities inside the Park.

The Duchess then went on to visit Keyfund at Gateshead Youth Council, Gateshead, NE8. Keyfund was one of the charities chosen by The Duke and Duchess to benefit from the Royal Wedding Charitable Gift Fund. During the visit, The Duchess met groups of young people who have recently been supported by the charity.


The Duke of Rothesay unveiled a Memorial to the Women's Land Army at Clochan, Fochabers, and met the Land Girls as well as the artist who created the Memorial sculpture. The Duke also met representatives of the Crown Estate, the NFU and others involved in the creation and maintenance of the Memorial.
10th October 2012.


The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the official opening of St. George's Park, the Football Association's National Football Centre, Burton-Upon-Trent, DE13.


The familiar sound of G-XXEB taking HM The Queen from Balmoral to Dyce Airport, at the end of the annual hoilday. A personal flypast from the birds too. :¬D


The Duke of Rothesay visited the derelict Broadford Works mill site in Aberdeen amid hopes new life can be breathed into the area.

The former Richards textiles mill has become a target for vandals and fireraisers.
The Prince's Regeneration Trust has been playing a key role in finding a future for the site which has over 100 listed buildings.


Some edited highlights from Annie Lennox's [ex Eurythmics] "Who Do You Think You Are?" programme.
Both her maternal grandparents met and worked on the estate. There is some extremely rare footage of inside the Ballroom of Balmoral Castle, cameras are usually forbidden as it is a personal home of HM The Queen.


After a short stroll along the main street, Her Majesty watched as a tartan drape was pulled away revealing the cairn which has 60 stones collected from the local area.

The gift is from the locals of Royal Deeside to commemorate HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee.


The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, opened the new Library at the University of Aberdeen, Bedford Road, Aberdeen, and was received by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Aberdeen (Councillor George Adam, the Lord Provost) and the Chancellor (the Lord Wilson of Tillyorn KT).
Her Majesty, escorted by the Principal (Professor Ian Diamond) and His Royal Highness, escorted by Mr. Ciaran Monaghan (Head of Service, Office of the Chief Executive), toured the Library, meeting students and members of staff, conservationists and donors, and attended a Reception.
The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, afterwards re-opened Marischal College, Broad Street, Aberdeen, and was received with a Guard of Honour found by Sea, Air and Army Cadets.
Her Majesty, escorted by the Chief Executive of Aberdeen City Council (Mrs. Valerie Watts), and His Royal Highness, escorted by Mr. Monaghan, viewed an exhibition and archive film footage, visited the Customer Service Centre and met members of staff, Councillors and Deputy Lieutenants of Aberdeenshire.


Their Royal Highnesses The Duke of Rothesay, President, The Great Steward of Scotland's Dumfries House Trust, and The Duchess of Rothesay attended the William Hill 'Supporting Dumfries House Race Day' at Ayr Racecourse. They met race-goers, made a trophy presentation and were invited to re-name The Paddock stand "The Rothesay Stand", Ayr, KA8 0HA.