Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Prince William - Official Engagements (2017)

William's count is 183 engagements for 2017. 

152 + Tour of Poland & Germany (22) + Tour of Finland (9)


January (4)
Tuesday 10th 
Wednesday 11th 
  • Visit Child Bereavement UK Centre in Stratford, to marks their one year anniversary. 
    • Meet with professionals, volunteers, and families 
    • Attend support session
    • With Kate
Tuesday 17th 
February (10)
Sunday 5th
  • Attend training day for runners taking part in the 2017 London Marathon (Head's Together) at  Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
    • With Kate and Harry
Monday 6th 
Sunday 12th
  • Attend BAFTA awards
    • With Kate
Monday 13th 
Wednesday 15th 
  • Received Mr Michael France, Chairman of Mountain Rescue Council of England & Wales
Monday 27th 
  •  Attend reception at Buckingham Palace to launch 2017 UK-India Year of Culture
    • With Queen, Philip, Kate and Royal Family
Tuesday 18th 
  • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
  • Attended a Dinner at Thomas Goode and Co Ltd for Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre
March (17)
Wednesday 1st 
  • Officially launch SkillForce's new award programme, The Prince William Award (PWA), while visiting a primary school in Wales
  • Attend LandAid Gala Dinner at Guildhall
Thursday 2nd
  • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
  • Received Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Turner upon relinquishing his appointment as Commanding Officer and Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Palmer upon assuming the appointment (Irish Guards)
Thursday 9th 
  • Attend Service of Dedication at Horse Guards Parade for the Iraq Afghanistan Memorial
    • Reception afterwords
    • with Queen & Royal family
    Friday 17th - Paris, France
    • Attend Irish Guard's St. Patricks Day Parade
    • Meet with French President François Hollande at the Élysée Palace 
    • Attend Reception at Ambassadors Residence to launch "Les Voisins"
    • Attend Gala at Ambassador's Residence
    Saturday 18th - Paris, France
    • Visit  Les Invalides 
      • Meet with Victims of the Paris Terror Attacks
    • Visit Musée d'Orsay 
      • Tour  Impressionists Gallery
    • Attend  "Les Voisins in Action" program at the Trocadéro 
      • Meet British and French children from @BritishCouncil programs
    • Attend France vs Wales Six Nations Rugby Match at Stade de France
    Tuesday 28th 
    • Received the Andrea Leadsom, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
    Wednesday 29th 
    Thursday 30th 
    • Visited victims of the Westminister Attack at Guy’s, St Thomas
    • Visit London Ambulance to meet ambulance staff and control room staff who worked during Westminister Attack 
    April (9)
    Wednesday 5th 
    •  Attend Service of Hope for Westminster Attack at Westminster Abbey
      • With Kate and Harry
    Friday 7th 
    • Attend Service of Thanksgiving for Lord Snowdon at St. Margret's Church at Westminister Abbey
    Sunday 9th 
    • Attend ceremony for 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge in France 
      • With Charles and Harry
    Tuesday 18th 
    • Attend the screening of the BBC's documentary 'Mind over Marathon' at the BBC Radio Theatre.

    Wednesday 19th 
    • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
    • Attend  reception for the South East Asia Rainforest Research Partnership
    Thursday 20th 
    • Officially open The Global Academy in support of Head's Together
      • With William & Harry 
    Friday 21st 

    Sunday 23rd
    May (13)
    Friday 5th 
    • Meet with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of Myanmar, at Buckingham Palace
      • With the Queen
    Sunday 7th 
    Friday 12th
    • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
    • Meet with the President of the Republic of Kenya at Buckingham Palace
      Saturday 13th 
      • "Party at the Palace" tea party at Buckingham Palace for children of those who have died serving in the Armed Forces 
        • With Catherine and Harry
      Monday 15th 
      • Received Mr. Brent Hoberman, Chairman, the Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying.
      • Visit the Passage, St. Vincent's Centre
      Tuesday 16th 
      Wednesday 17th 
      • Attended the 4th meeting of The Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying at Buckingham Palace
      Thursday 18th 
      • Diana Award's Legacy Awards Ceremony at St. James Palace
      • Attend a Reception for the Turnaround Campaign at Leighton House Museum (Centrepoint)
      (Saturday 20th: Attend Pippa Middleton & James Matthew's Wedding)
      (Tuesday 23rd: Release Statement on Machester Attack)

      Sunday 27th 

      • Attend the 2017 Emirates FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley
      June (14)
      Friday 2nd 
      • Met emergency first responders at Greater Manchester Police Headquarters
      • Met those who provided support following the recent Manchester terrorist attack, at Manchester Cathedral.
      Wednesday 6th - Belgium 
      • Attend commemorations for the Battle of Messines Ridge in Belgium
      Saturday 10th 
      • Attend The Colonel’s Review with the Royal Colonel Irish Guards at Horse Guard Parade
      Sunday 11th 
      Monday 12th 
      •  Played in King Power Royal Charity Polo Cup against Thai Polo Association in aid of Irish Guards Appeal & RFU Injured Players Foundation
      Thursday 15th 
      • Attended the London Founders Forum at the Grove Hotel, in Hertfordshire.
      • Attended a Reception at St. James's Palace for Royal Foundation 
      Friday 16th 
      • Visit Westway Sports Centre in West London, to meet with Grenfell Tower victims and relief workers
      • Visited the site of the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre at Stanford Hall Estate
      • Attend the Senior Colonels’ Conference and Dinner at Buckingham Palace.
      Saturday 17th
      • Trooping the Colours - Queen's Official Birthday 
        • The Irish Guards will be trooping
      (Wednesday 21st: 35th Birthday)
        Tuesday 20th 
        • Attend Royal Ascot 
        Wednesday 28th 
        • Visit the headquarters of the Secret Intelligence Service, MI6, in London
        July (9 + Tour)
        (Saturday 1st: Private re-dedication of Princess Diana's Grave at Althorp)
        Friday 7th 
          Tuesday 11th 
          Wednesday 12th 
          • Attend Lunch at Buckingham Palace for Spain State Visit
          • Attend Spain State Banquet 
            Thursday 13th 
            • Host a good luck reception for England Women's Football Team ahead of UEFA Women’s Euro tournament
            Saturday 15th 
            • Play in Jerudong Trophy Polo Match in aid of Centrepoint, Household Division Foundation, & Walking with the Wounded
            Sunday 16th 
            • Attend the Championships, Wimbledon at All England Club
            17th-21st  Tour of Poland & Germany (22 engagements)

            Full Schedule


            Sunday 30th - Belgium 
            • Attend the Last Post ceremony at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
              • Attend reception at Flanders Fields Museum
              • Watch performances at  Market Square in Ypres
              • With Kate and King & Queen of Belgium  
              • Give reading
            Monday 31st - Belgium 
            • Attend commemorations at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's Tyne Cot Cemetery to mark the centenary of the first day of Passchendaele, the third Battle of Ypres
              • With Kate, Charles, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium  
            August (2)
            Wednesday 16th 
            • Attend the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland
              • With Charles
            Wednesday 30th  
            • Visit the White Garden at Kensington Palace, which was inspired by Princess Diana
              • Meet head gardener
              • Meet with representatives from Princess Diana's charities
              • With Kate & Harry 
            September (21)
            Tuesday 5th 
            • Attend the National Mental Health and Policing Conference, hosted by the College of Policing and the National Police Chiefs Council 
            • Visit the Support4Grenfell Hub at the Phoenix Brewery & Al-Manaar, the Muslim Cultural Heritage Centre to hear about their work with those affected by Grenfell Tower Fire
            Wednesday 6th 
            • Attended a Meeting of the Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying
            • Received Mr Nicholas Westcott upon assuming his appointment as Director of Royal African Society
            Thursday 7th 
            • Host the Under-20 England football team at Kensington Palace (FA)
            • Received Mr Alastair Martin, Secretary of the Duchy of Cornwall
            Friday 8th 
            • Received Mr. Peter Ainsworth (Chairman, the Big Lottery Fund) and Mrs. Dawn Austwick (Chief Executive).
            Monday 11th 
            • Received Mr. Nicholas Booth upon relinquishing his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the Royal Foundation 
            Tuesday 12th 
            • Visit the Sporting Chance charity which supports those affected by non-recent cases of childhood sexual abuse within football (FA)
            • Visit the McLaren Production Centre to meet the team behind the British automotive company.
            Wednesday 13th 
            • Held a meeting at Kensington Palace with representatives from a number of organisations representing first responders
            Thursday 14th - Liverpool 
            Tuesday 19th 
            • Received Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach (Chief of the Defence Staff).
            • Visit Spitalfields Crypt Trust, a charity in Shoreditch supporting those affected by homelessness & addiction
            Tuesday 26th 
            • Attend events celebrating the 50th Anniv of Milton Keynes a town in Southern England.
            Wednesday 27th 
            • Attend the World Premiere screening of the BBC's Blue Planet II at the British Film Institute IMAX cinema
            • Attended a Reception at Guildhall for  Metropolitan and City Police Orphans Fund
            Thursday 28th 
            • Attend the launch of the 2018 International Business Festival at Lancaster House
              • Give Speech
            • Visit Imperial War Museum London and meet survivors of WWII
            October (20)
            Wednesday 4th - North Ireland
            • Visit Inspire, a charity and social enterprise which focuses on promoting wellbeing for all across the island of Ireland. 
            • Visit Lagan Search and Rescue at the Titanic Quarter
              • watch a live demonstration of a rescue mission
            • Attend a private dinner for the Irish Guards Association
            Thursday 5th 
            • Presented an Elizabeth Cross at Baronscourt (Irish Guards)
            Friday 6th 
            • Visit the Data Observatory at Imperial College London to learn about their work with Head's Together
            • Attended a Diana Award's Lunch at Number Twenty
            Tuesday 10th
            • Host Reception at St. James Palace for World Mental Health Day
              • with Harry
            • Host Reception at Buckingham Palace for World Mental Health Day
              • with Kate & Harry
            Wednesday 11th
            • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
            Thursday 12th 
            • Attend the New Zealand commemoration for the Battle of Passchendaele in Belgium
            Monday 16th 
            • Attend Charities Forum Event at Paddington Station
              • With Kate and Harry
            • Attended a Dinner in aid of Stop Ivory at Thomas Goode and Company Limited
            Tuesday 17th 
            • Attended the Dedication of the SAS Ascension Memorial at Hereford Cathedral
            • Received Mr. John Robinson (Executive Vice President, Wildlife Conservation Society) (United for Wildlife)
            Wednesday 18th 
            • Attend Coach Core graduation at London Stadium 
              • With Kate and Harry
            • Hosted Reception for the finalists of BBC Radio One’s Teen Hero Awards at Kensington Palace.
              • With Harry
            (Friday 20th: One More Minute Video for Child Bereavement UK released)
            Monday 30th 
            • Attend the Pride of Britain Awards at Grosvenor House.
            • Received Sir Iftikhar Ayaz (Hon Consul-General of Tuvalu), who invested William with the Tuvalu Order of Merit
            Tuesday 31st 
            • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
            • Attended a Reception at the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
            November (25+Tour)
            Wednesday 1st 
            • Attended meeting of signatories to the Buckingham Palace Declaration on the Transportation of Illegal Wildlife Parts, at Lancaster House
            Thursday 2nd 
            • Held a Tea at Kensington Palace for the Royal Marsden Hospital Clinical Care and Research Centre Appeal Board.
            • Attend Tusk Trust annual Gala Dinner at the Roundhouse
            Friday 3rd 
            • Attend the Met Police's Passing Out Parade to mark the graduation of new police officers.
            Monday 6th 
            • Received Rear-Admiral John Weale (Flag Officer Scotland and Northern Ireland, Rear-Admiral Submarines and Assistant Chief of Naval Staff).
            • Attend a charity Gala hosted by Children's Trust & his patronage SkillForce
            Tuesday 7th 
            • Received Mr Alastair Martin (Secretary of the Duchy of Cornwall) and Mr Keith Willis (Finance Director).
            • Attended a Reception at Berry Brothers and Rudd for the Royal Foundation 
              •  with Kate
            Wednesday 8th 
            • Attended a Reception with the Passage, at the Goring Hotel
            Thursday 9th  
            Friday 10th 
            • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
            Saturday  11th 
            Sunday  12th 
            • Remembrance Sunday at Cenotaph in Whitehall, London.
            Tuesday 14th 
            • Presented The Duke of Cambridge Prize at Kensington Palace (British Sub-Aqua Club)
            • Received Mr Brent Hoberman, the Chairman of the Royal Foundation Taskforce on the Prevention of Cyberbullying
              • Meet with CyberBullying campaigners Lucy Alexander and Chloe Hine 
            (Wednesday 15th: Video with Lucy Alexander and Chloe Hine Released)
            Thursday 16th 
            • Visit Google and YouTube to launch the national action plan to prevent cyberbullying as part of the Royal Foundation’s cyberbullying task force.
            • Attended a Dinner at Sunbeam Studios for Royal Foundation
            Friday 17th 
            • Attend the launch event for Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors & LandAid’s Pledge150 campaign. 
            Tuesday 21st 
            • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
            Wednesday 22nd - Birmingham
            • Visit Jaguar Land Rover's Solihull Manufacturing Plant & Experience Centre
              • Meet with  Mountain Rescue volunteers participating in a vehicle familiarisation exercise
            • Visit Coach Core program at Aston Villa Football Club 
            • Visit Acme Whistles, creators of the first police whistle and the original Acme Thunderer
              • Unveil plaque
            Friday 24th  
            • Attend Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre
            Monday 27th 
            • Received the Hon William Shawcross (Chairman, the Charity Commission for England and Wales).
            Tuesday 28th 
            • Received the President & First Lady of Germany at Buckingham Palace
              • With the Queen
              • Attended Luncheon
            Wednesday 29th - Thursday 30th
            December (8)
            Tuesday 5th 
            • Attend Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace
            Wednesday 6th 
            • Attend the Children's Global Media Summit at the Manchester Central Convention Complex. 
            Thursday 7th 
            • Held a Board Meeting for The Royal Foundation at Kensington Palace
              • With Kate
            Wednesday 11th 
            • Attended a Dinner in support of For Rangers (United for Wildlife)
            Tuesday 12th 
            • Host Investiture at Buckingham Palace
            • Attend the European Premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, at the Royal Albert Hall, in aid of Royal Foundation
              • With Harry
            Thursday 14th 
            •  Attend the Grenfell Tower National Memorial Service at St Paul's Cathedral
              • With Charles, Camilla, Kate & Harry
            •  Received the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam at Buckingham Palace