HRH The Duke of York, KG, was installed as the new Chancellor of the University of Huddersfield at the institution’s summer graduations on Monday 13 July, 2015. On what was a busy day of pageant and ceremony, His Royal Highness also made time to visit Shipley company Radio Design, who had just a received their second Queen’s Award.
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was the guest of honour when he officially opened West Yorkshire Police’s new £38 million training facility at the Carr Gate complex in Wakefield on Friday 10 July, 2015.
At a lunchtime ceremony, held on Tuesday 5 May at Bowcliffe Hall’s new conference and events centre, the Blackburn Wing, the Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, Dr Ingrid Roscoe, presented honours awards to deserving members of the public.
The Patron of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA), HRH The Duke of York, KG, pledged his wholehearted support to the “outstanding service” provided by the charity.
On Tuesday 24 February, 2015, the County again welcomed HRH The Princess Royal, just one month after her previous visit, when she was received by three companies that have become leaders in their respective fields.
HER Royal Highness The Princess Royal spent a busy two days in West Yorkshire at a variety of organisations.
At a lunchtime ceremony, held on Monday 13 October at Bowcliffe Hall, the Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, Dr Ingrid Roscoe, presented honours awards to deserving members of the public.
Three members of the Royal Family attended the start of the Tour de France before it set off on its two-day tour, stages one and two, of Yorkshire.