Calendar of Events

A Royal visit is a special occasion which typically marks an event with which a town, school, city, business, organisation, community or voluntary organisation has or still is involved. It’s an opportunity for a member of the Royal family to join the organisers to mark and celebrate the special piece of work or occasion.

The West Midlands has a great number of Royal Visits across the region yearly, in 2019 there were 8 visits to 15 venues.

DateRoyal VisitorVenueL-L or DL
21.01.20HRH The Duchess of CambridgeThe Royal Foundation at Think Tank, Millennium Point, BirminghamSimon Topman MBE
22.01.20HRH The Duchess of CornwallElmhurst Ballet School, Birmingham


Birmingham Children's Hospital

Lichfield Street Library and Hub, Walsall

Launer London, Walsall
Vice Lord-Lieutenant
Beverly Lindsay OBE

Heidi Doughty OBE TD

David Frost CBE

Elisabeth Buggins CBE
10.02.20HRH The Duke of KentPlantsbrook School, Sutton Coldfield

Thomas Trotter 800th Organ Recital, Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Deakin & Francis, Birmingham
Fleur Sexton

Vice Lord-Lieutenant Beverly Lindsay OBE

Clive Stone
13.02.20HRH Princess AlexandraBirmingham St Mary's HospiceDoug Wright
18.02.20HRH The Prince of WalesNational Automotive Innovation Centre, Warwick University, CoventryCol George Marsh MBE
17.02.2021TRHs The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of CornwallUniversity Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Queen Elizabeth Hospital BirminghamLord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE
04.05.2021HRH The Duke of CambridgeBabcock International Group, WalsallLord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE
13.05.2021TRHs The Duke and Duchess of CambridgeThe Way, Youth Zone, Wolverhampton


Base 25, Wolverhampton

Hugglepets CIC, Wolverhampton
Lord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE

Prof Geoff Layer

Lord-Lieutenant John Crabtree OBE
25.05.2021TRHs The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of CornwallCoventry Cathedral

Coventry City of Culture, Two Tone Exhibition, The Herbert Gallery
Lord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE
25.05.2021HRH The Prince of WalesThe British Asian Trust, The Herbert Gallery, Coventry

Coventry Church(Municipal) Charities, Bonds Hospital, Coventry

Canal & River Trust, Daimler Powerhouse and Coventry Canal Basin

Lord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE

Col George Marsh MBE

Lord-Lieutenant
John Crabtree OBE
25.05.2021HRH The Duchess of CornwallCentral Library, Coventry

Panahghar, Coventry
Fleur Sexton

Louise Bennett, OBE