Malaysia Day 1

The Duke of York is visiting Malaysia between 24th – 30th June, 2016 with a programme focused on Entrepreneurship, Education and his role as Grand President, Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League. On Day 1 of his Official Engagements, His Royal Highness, Grand President,… Read More

Take a look behind the scenes

York Minister Mystery Plays

Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York today visited behind the scenes of York Minster’s spectacular production of the Mystery Plays.

Directed by Phillip Breen, with script by Tony nominated writer Mike Poulton, the critically acclaimed production is showing at York Minster in a strictly limited run until 30 June.
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Ladder for the Black Country and Staffordshire: Duke of York gives royal approval for apprentices


It started out with a challenge from the Duke of York to become a ‘local solution’ to the problem of youth unemployment across the region.

Now the Ladder campaigns – which have expanded to include the Black Country, Staffordshire and Shropshire – have led to the creation of more than 1,000 apprenticeships.

Representatives from the Express & Star and its partners, including the Vine Trust and Performance Through People (PTP), attended an event hosted by the Duke at St James’s Palace to mark the milestone.
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