Court Circular

The Court Circular is the official record of past royal engagements . Search Court Circulars detailing engagements undertaken by all members of the Royal Family going back to 1997 in this section of the Media Centre.

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  • 3 June 2021

    Windsor Castle

    Her Excellency Ms. Vanessa Interiano Elfarnawany was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of her predecessor and her own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Republic of El Salvador to the Court of St. James's.

    Mr. Mohamed Elfarnawany was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Mr. Desra Percaya was received in audience by The Queen via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Republic of Indonesia to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Percaya was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs) was present.

  • 2 June 2021

    Windsor Castle

    The Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP (Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury) had an audience of The Queen via telephone this evening.

  • 1 June 2021

    Windsor Castle

    His Excellency Mr. Sturla Sigurjonsson was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from Iceland to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Elin Jonsdottir was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Dr. Zalmai Rassoul was received in audience by The Queen via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the Court of St. James's.

    Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

  • 1 June 2021

    Appendix To Court Circular

    The Queen has been pleased to appoint the Reverend Canon Dr. Chigor Chike to be a Chaplain to Her Majesty in succession to the Reverend Canon John Rees.

  • 26 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    The Queen held a Council via video link at 2.30 p.m..

    There were present: the Rt. Hon. Jacob Rees-Mogg MP (Lord President), the Rt. Hon. George Eustice MP (Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), the Rt. Hon. Kwasi Kwarteng MP (Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) and the Rt. Hon. Brandon Lewis MP (Secretary of State for Northern Ireland).

    The Rt. Hon. Stuart Andrew MP, the Rt. Hon. Dame Geraldine Andrews, the Rt. Hon. Jonathan Ashworth MP, the Rt. Hon. Sir Andrew Edis and the Rt. Hon. Nigel Evans MP were sworn in as members of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.

    Mr. Richard Tilbrook was in attendance as Clerk of the Council.

    The Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP (Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury) had an audience of The Queen via telephone this evening.

  • 25 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    His Excellency Mr. Pharidh Kan was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Kingdom of Cambodia to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Sokhany Leng was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Mr. Teferi Melesse Desta was received in audience by The Queen via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to the Court of St. James's.

    Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

  • 22 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    The Queen this morning visited HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH at The Princess Royal Jetty, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, Hampshire, prior to the Ship's maiden operational deployment and was received onboard by Captain Angus Essenhigh RN (Commanding Officer) and Commodore Stephen Moorhouse (Commander, UK Carrier Strike Group).

    Her Majesty received a briefing on the UK Carrier Strike Group and met sailors and other Service personnel who are about to depart with the Ship.

  • 21 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    His Excellency Mr. Lim Thuan Kuan was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Commission as High Commissioner for the Republic of Singapore in London.

    Mrs. Patricia Teh was also received by Her Majesty.

    His Excellency Dr. Cesar Rodriguez-Zavalla was received in audience by The Queen via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Oriental Republic of Uruguay to the Court of St. James's.

    Mrs. Maria Angelica Algorta-Carrau was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) was present.

  • 20 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    Ms. Alison Blake (Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan) had an audience with The Queen via telephone this morning.

  • 19 May 2021

    Windsor Castle

    His Excellency Mr. Javier Esteban Figueroa was received in audience by The Queen today via video link and presented the Letters of Recall of his predecessor and his own Letters of Credence as Ambassador from the Argentine Republic to the Court of St. James's.

    Minister Alessandra Viggiano Marra was also received by Her Majesty.

    Sir Philip Barton (Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs) was present.

    His Excellency the Hon. Ralph Goodale was received in audience by The Queen via video link upon his appointment as High Commissioner for Canada in London.

    The Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP (Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury) had an audience of The Queen via telephone this evening.