HC Deb 19 January 1977 vol 924 cc193-6W

Wednesday 9th February—

Thursday 31st March

Visits to Western Samoa, Tonga, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Wednesday 4th May

Receive Addresses from both Houses of Parliament in Westminster Hall.

Thursday 5th May

Visit to the Police (Peel Centre, Hendon).

Saturday 7th May

Rolls Royce Parade, Windsor.

Tuesday 10th May

Dinner at Buckingham Palace for NATO Foreign Ministers.

Tuesday 17th May

Thanksgiving Service at Glasgow Cathedral.

Civic Lunch in City Chambers, Glasgow.

Charity Football Match at Hampden Park.

"25 Glorious Years" Exhibition at Kelvingrove.

Royal Variety Performance in King's Theatre, Glasgow.

Wednesday 18th May

Glasgow, Cumbernauld and Stirling.

Thursday 19th May

Perth and Dundee.

Friday 20th May


Sunday 22nd May

Arrive Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh.

Monday 23rd May

Ceremony of the Keys.

Thistle Service at St. Giles' Cathedral.

Reception at Holyroodhouse for British Commonwealth Ex-Services League Delegates.

Banquet at Edinburgh Castle.

Tuesday 24th May

Opening of Church of Scotland General Assembly.


Beat Retreat in Holyrood Park.

Banquet at Holyroodhouse.

Wednesday 25th May

Communion Service at St. Giles'.

General Assembly.

Civic lunch in Assembly Rooms.

Pageant of Scottish Youth, Meadowbank Stadium.

Performance in King's Theatre, Edinburgh.

Thursday 26th May

General Assembly.

Free Church of Scotland General Asembly.

Garden Party at Holyroodhouse.

Serenade in Forecourt of Holyroodhouse.

Friday 27th May

Scottish Privileged Bodies present Addresses at Holyroodhouse.

Open new Terminal Building at Edinburgh Airport.

Saturday 28th May

Variety Show, Windsor Great Park.

Monday 30th May

Covent Garden Gala Performance.

Monday 6th June

Start bonfire chain in Windsor Great Park.

Tuesday 7th June

Thanksgiving Service at St. Paul's.

Lunch at Guildhall.

Broadcast to the Commonwealth.

Wednesday 8th June

Banquet and Reception for Commonwealth Heads of Government at Buckingham Palace.

Thursday 9th June

River progress on the Thames from Greenwich to Lambeth Bridge. Stops at Deptford, Southwark and Tower Hamlets.

Lunch on board HMY "Britannia" in the Pool.

Review of London Fire Brigade at Lambeth.

Watch illuminated River Pageant from County Hall.

Watch fireworks from Shell Building.

Friday 10th June

Reception at Buckingham Palace for Commonwealth Officials.

Saturday 11th June

The Queen's Birthday Parade.

RAF Flypast.

Sunday 12th June

March past of British Legion Standards at Windsor.

Monday 13th June

Garter Service at Windsor.

Monday 20th June

Lancashire (Lancaster and Preston).

Greater Manchester (Leigh, Stretford and Manchester).

Tuesday 21st June

Greater Manchester (Stockport).

Merseyside (St. Helens and Liverpool).

Wednesday 22nd June

Gwynedd (Harlech, Betws y Coed, Llandudno, Bangor and Holyhead).

Embark in HMY "Britannia".

Thursday 23rd June

Dyfed and West Glamorgan (Milford Haven, Haverfordwest, Carmarthen, Llanelli, Swansea, Margam and Barry).

Friday 24th June

Mid-Glamorgan, South Glamorgan and Gwent (Cardiff-Welsh College of Music and Drama, Thanksgiving Service at Llandaff Cathedral, Civic Lunch; Caerphilly and Risca).

Tuesday 28th June

Naval Review at Spithead.

Wednesday 29th June


Dinner at Buckingham Palace for European Council of the EEC.

Thursday 30th June

Drive through South London (Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, Wandsworth and Lambeth).

Review of Reserve and Cadet forces and Services Military Musical Pageant at Wembley Stadium.

Friday 1st July

Privileged Bodies present Addresses at Buckingham Palace.

Wednesday 6th July

Drive through North London (Westminster, Camden, Islington, Hackney and Tower Hamlets).

Thursday 7th July

Army Review at Sennelager in Federal Republic of Germany.

Friday 8th July

Privileged Bodies present Addresses at Buckingham Palace.

Monday 11th July

Norfolk (Norwich).

Suffolk (Ipswich and Felixstowe).

Embark in HMY "Britannia".

Tuesday 12th July

Humberside (Grimsby).

South Yorkshire (Doncaster, Maltby, Sheffield and Barnsley).

West Yorkshire (Leeds).

Wednesday 13th July

West Yorkshire (Wakefield and Leeds).

North Yorkshire (Harrogate and York).

Humberside (Hull).

Thursday 14th July

Cleveland (Middlesbrough, Hartlepool and Stockton).


Friday 15th July

Tyne and Wear (Newcastle, South Shields, Sunderland and Washington).

Northumberland (Cramlington).

Tuesday 19th July

Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.

Thursday 21st July

Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.

Tuesday 26th July

Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.

Wednesday 27th July

West Midlands (Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall, Birmingham and Coventry).

Thursday 28th July

Derbyshire (Derby and Chesterfield).

Nottinghamshire (Mansfield and Nottingham).

Friday 29th July

RAF Review at RAF Finningley.

Thursday 4th August

Embark in HMY "Britannia"

Friday 5th August

Devon (Torquay, Exeter, Maldon Races and Plymouth).

Inspection of Royal Marine Forces at Plymouth.

Saturday 6th August

Cornwall (Falmouth, Truro, Bodmin and St. Mawes).

Monday 8th August

Avon (Bristow and Bath).

Wednesday 10th August

Northern Ireland.

Thursday 11th August