Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge arrives today on a visit to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Malta’s Independence.
The general public will have two opportunities to see The Duke:
Today (20 September) at 16:40: The Duke will be at St George’s Square, Valletta, where there will be a pageant by In Guardia.
Tomorrow (21 September) at 13:40: The Duke will be attending a Gozitan folklore performance in Birgu Square.
Follow British High Commissione Rob Luke @HCRobLuke on Twitter for live updates during the visit and visit the Facebook page UKinMalta for updates and information. The hash tag for the visit is #royalvisitmalta
Saturday 20th September, 2014
3.40 pm : Call on the President of Malta H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, San Anton Palace
4.20 pm : Call on the Prime Minister Joseph Muscat and Mrs Muscat, Auberge de Castille, Valletta
4.40 pm : In Guardia at St George’s Square, Valletta
5.00 pm : Visit to the National Library, Valletta
7.50 pm : Independence Day Celebrations, Upper Barrakka Gardens
Sunday 21st September
9.50 am : Independence Day Service at St. John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta followed by viewing of paintings by Caravaggio
12.55 pm : Visit to Aċċess Centre, Vittoriosa
1.40 pm : Folklore Presentation at Vittoriosa Square
2.05 pm : Boat tour of the Grand Harbour
2.45 pm – 3.55 pm : High Commissioner’s Garden Party at the High Commissioner’s Residence