The Wessexes

  • Prince Edward’s day in Dorset

    by - Sep 30, 2014
    The Earl of Wessex was in Dorset yesterday to open the new headquarters for West Dorset District Council. Upon his arrival, Prince Edward was greeted by the District Council Chairman, Gillian Summers and Chief Executive, Matt...
  • Earl of Wessex meets Northern Irish Boys’ Brigade

    by - Sep 25, 2014
    Prince Edward paid a visit to the headquarters of the Boys’ Brigade (BBNI) on Wednesday, as part of his two-day visit to Northern Ireland. The BBNI purchased the former Newport Primary School in Hillsborough, earlier this...
  • Edward makes unannounced trip to Northern Ireland

    by - Sep 24, 2014
    The Earl of Wessex is currently on an unannounced 2-day trip to Northern Ireland. Often for security reasons, only a handful of media outlets are privy to this information, and it is shared with the rest of...
  • Countess of Wessex’s ‘moving’ two-day visit to remote aboriginal reserve

    by - Sep 23, 2014
    An isolated reserve, home to around 1,300 people and accessible only by fly-in, played host to a highly unusual Royal visit last week as part of the Wessex’s tour of Canada. The Countess of Wessex made...
  • Prince Edward leaves his mark at Canadian school

    by - Sep 23, 2014
    The Earl of Wessex, who is currently on a royal tour of Canada along with his wife, stopped in Swift Current on Friday to pay a visit to a new school. At the joint use École Centennial...
  • Prince Edward’s Moosejaw stop

    by - Sep 18, 2014
    Prince Edward’s tour of British Columbia continued on Wednesday 17th September as he arrived in Saskatchewan for a three day, whistle stop visit. At the commencement of his Saskatchewan tour, Prince Edward visited 15 Wing Moosejaw,...
  • Countess of Wessex to be the first Royal to visit Aboriginal community since 1929

    by - Sep 17, 2014
    When she goes there this week, the Countess of Wessex will be the first member of the royal family in over 80 years to visit the northern Canadian reserve of Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation. The Countess,...
  • Edward and Sophie continue their Canadian visit

    by - Sep 17, 2014
    The Earl and Countess of Wessex made a stop in Kelowna on Tuesday, as they continue their Royal tour of Canada. Their Royal Highnesses visited the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia, where they carried out separate...
  • Countess of Wessex opens new hospice facility

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    As a special guest, The Countess of Wessex officially opened a new state-of-the-art facility at the Thames Hospice in Windsor last Wednesday. The facility, which is designed to be a ‘haven’, has been named ‘The Sanctuary’...
  • Sophie and Edward keep busy in Canada

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    The Earl and Countess of Wessex are currently on tour in Canada and have been undertaking numerous engagements, keeping them very busy! On Sunday Sophie took a look at spinal cord research and visited Blusson Spinal Cord...