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 2017 there were 9 visits to 22 venues.

DateRoyal VisitorVenueL-L or DL
13.11.18HRH The Countess of WessexThe Scar Free Foundation, The Institute of Translational Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

Miss Macaroon, Birmingham
Lord-Lieutenant
08.11.18HRH The Duke of GloucesterThe Edge Academy, Birmingham

Evans's Cottage Homes, Birmingham

Riverside Care and Support, Birmingham

Balfour Beatty Vinci, Birmingham
Gurpreet Bhatia

John Craggs



Mick Laverty
18.09.18HRH The Duke of CambridgeThe Prince William Awards, SkillForce, University of Birmingham

Acorns Hospice, Birmingham

Unveiling of Statue of Frank Foley, Stourbridge
Vice Lord-Lieutenant

Lord-Lieutenant

13.09.18HRH The Princess RoyalThe British Equine Veterinary Association Conference at International Convention Centre, BirminghamJohn Wood
09.07.18HRH The Princess RoyalSense Touchbase Pears, Birmingham

Fairfax Saddles, Walsall

Albion Saddles, Walsall

Walsall College
Lord-Lieutenant

Rashid Gatrad
28.06.18HRH The Earl of WessexCure Leukaemia at The Centre for Haematology
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

National College for High Speed Rail, Birmingham

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Christine Braddock

David Clarke

Stephen Goldstein
13.06.18HRH Princess AlexandraThe Royal Star & Garter Home, SolihullNigel Thrift
27.04.18HRH The Duke of YorkHelp Harry Help Others, BirminghamNasir Awan
20.03.18HRH The Princess RoyalLatitude Global Volunteering 25th Anniversary Reception at Queen Alexandra CollegeLord-Lieutenant
11.03.18HRH The Earl of WessexRoyal Birmingham ConservatoireLord-Lieutenant
08.03.18HRH Prince Henry of Wales & Ms Meghan MarkleStemettes, Millennium Point, Birmingham

Coach Core, Nechells Wellbeing Centre, Birmingham
Lord-Lieutenant

Vice Lord-Lieutenant
5.03.18HRH The Princess RoyalPony Club Conference, Edgbaston Stadium

Sports & Fitness Centre, University of Birmingham
Tim Watts

Lord-Lieutenant
16.01.18TRHs The Duke & Duchess of CambridgeCathedral Ruins, Coventry

Coventry Cathedral

Science & Health Building, Coventry University

Positive Youth Foundation
Lord-Lieutenant