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Tag: Prince of Wales

  • Monday, November 12th 2018 - 08:48 UTC

    Royal Family and thousands commemorate end of the First World War

    His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales laid a wreath on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen and an Equerry on behalf of The Duke of Edinburgh (Pic MOD)

    Queen Elizabeth and members of the Royal Family joined thousands of people on Sunday to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War, as part of the traditional National Service of Remembrance. . A two-minute silence was held at 11am and wreaths laid at the Cenotaph to commemorate the servicemen and women killed in all conflicts from the First World War onwards.

  • Wednesday, July 12th 2017 - 20:56 UTC

    Queen and Phillip formally welcome Felipe and Letizia at Horse Guards Parade

    This is the first state visit by a Spanish monarch since King Juan Carlos toured Britain in 1986 when he raised the controversial issue of Gibraltar

    The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh on Wednesday formally welcomed the King of Spain to the UK with a military spectacle full of pomp and pageantry. Britain’s head of state and Philip warmly shook hands with King Felipe VI and his wife, Queen Letizia, at Horse Guards Parade, Henry VIII’s former jousting yard.

  • Saturday, April 2nd 2011 - 20:37 UTC

    Spain’s Prince Felipe recalls Gibraltar at state dinner for Prince of Wales

    Felipe toasted for progress towards a solution to “our historic bilateral controversy”

    Spain’s longstanding claim over the sovereignty of Gibraltar looked destined to continue into the next generation of Spanish politics as the heir to the Spanish throne, the Prince of Asturias, used a state dinner for the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall to reiterate Spain’s desire to ‘progress’ on Gibraltar.