Friday, 10 March 2017

Spain State Visit 2017 - Previous visits UK to Spain/ Spain to UK


1973 -  Prince Juan Carlos and Princess Sofía attend wedding of Princess Anne and Mark Phillips 


1986 -  King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía make State Visit to the UK

1987 - Prince Charles and Princess Diana make official visit to Spain

1988 -  Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip makes State Visit to Spain


1992 - Prince Charles and Princess Diana visit Spain to attend Expo 92 

1995 - Prince Charles attends the wedding of Infanta Elena to Don Jaime de Marichalar 

1997  September - King Juan Carlos attend funeral of Princess Diana

1997 October - Prince Edward attends the wedding of Infanta Cristina and Inaki Urdangarin


2002 March - Prince Charles makes official visit to Spain

2002 April - King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophie attend funeral of Queen Mum

2002 June - King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophie attend Luncheon for the Knights Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Garter

2004 March - Prince Charles attends a service for the victims of the Madrid train bombings

2004 May - Prince Charles attends the wedding of Prince Felipe to Dona Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano 

2008 - Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia attend Prince Charles 60th Birthday party


2011 March  -  Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla make official visit to Spain to promote trade

2011 April -  Queen Sofía, Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia attend Prince William's wedding to Kate Middleton

2011 November - 
Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia visit London 

2012 -  Queen Sofía, Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia attend London Olympics

2014 - Princess Anne attends the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities Conference in Spain

2017 - King Felipe and Queen Letizia make State Visit to the UK

(By no means anywhere near a complete list)

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  1. F&L visited London two more times: November 2009 for a journalism award event and privately in 2013 on Father's day weekend (celebrated in Spain and other countries, on March 19) with Letizia and the girls

    1. Thanks, I was aware of those. I was trying to keep the list to the more important visits, that spoke to UK-Spain relations or the 2 royal families. There were a bunch of little visits by the extended BRF I chose not to added as well.