HRH The Duke of Edinburgh's visits to Cumbria

Sellafield
Outward Bound Trust, Ullswater Centre
Horse Trials at Holker Hall

The Outward Bound Centre, Penrith

  • The Beacon Museum Whitehaven
  • Whitehaven Port Trust 300th Anniversary
  • Cumberland Pencil Factory, Lillyhall
  • Cumbria Rural Enterprise Agency
  • Food Technology Centre, Penrith

2008 - Cumberland Pencil Factory

Hospice at Home 

Tornado Wire Limited, Millom

Millom Rugby Club


  • Tullie House Museum, Carlisle
  • Garden Party at The Castle, Carlisle


Gilbert Gilkes and Gordon Ltd

Canal Iron Works, Kendal

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Barrow-in-Furness

CCW Manufacturing Ltd Factory

Sandscale Park

Visit to Nelson Street Community Centre

Naming Ceremony HMS Ocean at Buccleuch Dock VSEL


Holker Hall Great Garden and Countryside Festival

  • Visits to Market Square, Kirkby Stephen
  • Heredities Ltd, Kirkby Stephen
  • Sedbergh School
  • Mansion House, Penrith
  • Tullie House (opening), Carlisle; Carlisle Cathedral

British Sidac, Wigton

Carlisle Cathedral


To Whitehaven and Workington

Maundy Service, Carlisle Cathedral

Vickers, Barrow :  Launch of HMS Invincible

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme:

Vickers, Barrow

Girls Grammar School, Barrow

Hawse End Outdoor Activity Centre

Lairthwaite School, Keswick

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Ullswater and Eskdale Outward Bound Schools

Waterhead, Brockhole

Royal Windermere Yacht Club

Grisedale Forest

Esthwaite Lodge Youth Hostel

YMCA National Training Centre, Lakeside

Falcon Crag, Borrowdale

Honister Slate Quarries

Neaum Crag, Langdale


Tto Carlisle - Met by a 21-gun salute from the 4th Battalion of the Border Regiment, HM took the time to inspect the guard of honour before greeting the public, walk through the centre of Carlisle to Carlisle Cathedral

King George's Playing Field, Cleator Moor

Reception at Whitehaven Town Hall

Solway Chemicals Ltd

Workington Town Hall

Distington Engineering Co

Solway Trading Estate, Maryport