All Aboard HMS Lancaster!
Following a 24-month overhaul, HMS Lancaster is now fully staffed once again with all 129 crew members back on board. The 4,500-ton Type 23 frigate has undergone an extensive upgrade and refit over the past two years including the installation of the new Artisan 3D radar, improved navigational radar and a new generation Sea Ceptor […]
Her Majesty The Queen as Duke of Lancaster visited a number of tenants on Her Duchy of Lancaster estates in Staffordshire on Thursday 25th May. The visit included a tour of Eland Lodge Equestrian Centre in Draycott-in-the-Clay and a reception for around 50 tenants at Lower Castle Hayes Farm on the Duchy’s historic Needwood Estate. […]
Tenants from the Duchy of Lancaster were invited to attend a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace on 24th May, where they were presented to Her Majesty The Queen as Duke of Lancaster, and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh. Following the initial presentation to The Queen, led by Duchy CEO Mr Nathan Thompson, the […]
The Duchy of Lancaster was delighted to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday in the company of the Lord-Lieutenant of Lancashire, representatives of the Queen’s Own Yeomanry, and cadets from Stonyhurst College at Lancaster Castle on 21st April 2016. At a private reception in the Castle Courtyard, guests were entertained by the Lancaster […]
Earlier this month, we were delighted to welcome Her Majesty The Queen to Lancashire as part of the celebrations to commemorate the 750th anniversary of the creation of the Duchy of Lancaster. Her Majesty’s visit began with a ceremonial welcome at Lancaster Castle and included a tour of Duchy farms across the Myerscough estate. Welcomed […]