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 2018 there were 16 visits to 33 venues.

DateRoyal VisitorVenueL-L or DL
28.01.19HRH The Prince of WalesDraper's Hall, CoventryLord-Lieutenant
04.03.19HRH The Duke of SussexMemorial to those who died at Sousse and Bardo, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

ScarFree, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
Lord-Lieutenant

Satya Sharma
15.03.19HRH The Earl of WessexThe Sport and Recreation Awards, Edgbaston Cricket Club, BirminghamHelen Higson
13.06.19HRH The Earl of WessexCity of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra at Symphony HallSimon Topman
14.06.19HRH The Earl of WessexBirmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 Organising Committee

The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Mick Laverty

Julia Willoughby
12.09.19HRH The Princess RoyalAs Commandant-in-Chief (Youth). St John Ambulance, West Bromwich

As Patron, Catch22, AA Headquarters, Oldbury
Lord-Lieutenant

Sylvia Parkin
29.10.19HRH The Duke of GloucesterThe Heath Town Estate, Wolverhampton

The Gatis Street Community, Wolverhampton

The Victorian Society, Lye and Wollescote Cemetery Chapel, Stourbridge

Runflat International, Cradley Heath
Martin Levermore

Jeremy Woolridge

Nick Venning

Ninder Johal