Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Prince William's Tour of Finland (2017)

Prince William will go on a solo tour of Finland, November 29th-30th.

Wednesday, November 29th 
  • (Arrive in Finland)
  • Meet with President Sauli Niinistö at the Presidential Palace
  • Visit an ice rink in Helsinki and learn about Icehearts, a team sports program for children who require long-term and professional support in their development.
  • Attend a reception hosted by Sarah Price, British Ambassador to Finland.
  • Attend banquet held by President Niinistö and the First Lady at their official residence in Mäntyniemi.
Thursday, November 30th 
  • Visit the Slush startup and technology event and meet with Finnish and British companies
  • Visit a primary school in Helsinki to learn about their innovative learning environments and methods and the KiVa Koulu anti-bullying programme
  • Visit Helsinki Christmas Market in Esplanadi Park
  • Visit City Hall for a luncheon offered by the City of Helsinki
  • Presentation of the Finnish Air Force at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
  • (Depart for UK)