In 2014, The Duke of York undertook a total of 469 engagements. This included 111 engagements linked to Education and Skills; 65 in the Science, Technology and Engineering area; 111 related to Entrepreneurship; 120 connected with Patronages; 26 military-related events and 31 engagements in support of The Queen.
Across the entire programme, The Duke attended events involving over 27,000 people in 2014.
During 2014 HRH’s Office has been involved in the organisation of 36 major events created to enhance the profile of The Duke’s areas of interest.
HRH carried out 27 regional visits in the UK during 2014, to locations including:
- County Durham
- East Sussex
- Greater Manchester
- Northern Ireland
- South Gloucestershire
- Tyne and Wear
- West Midlands