Princess Anne has arrived at the the University of Cumbria to celebrate it's tenth anniversary. Her Royal Highness will officially open the university's new STEM teaching facility:
The royal tour then heads into the Borders, where the princess will open a biomass glasshouse in Hawick and a textile factory in Selkirk.
The Prince of Wales is visiting the region today. His Royal Highness joined an estimated 40,000 people attending the Westmorland County Show, near Kendal.
The Prince spent time talking to farmers and met stall holders who specialise in local produce, and as he toured the show ground, large crowds tried to catch a glimpse of the royal visitor.
Christine Knipe, from the Westmorland County Agricultural Society, says the visit is a huge honour:
The Prince of Wales is visiting South Cumbria today. His Royal Highness will be at the Westmorland Show, near Kendal, as part of his ongoing commitment to supporting British agriculture and rural communities.
He is expected to arrive later this morning, along with thousands of other visitors:
The Prince of Wales will visit the Westmorland County Show for the first time on Thursday 14 September. His Royal Highness will get to see Cumbria livestock, food and crafts as well as meeting staff and visitors.
The Westmorland County Show is one of the oldest agricultural shows in the country, attracting 30,000 visitors each year. It will take place at Lane Farm in Milnthorpe, Cumbria.
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Princess Anne arrived in Stranraer earlier today.
She's been touring the the marina and the Stair Park community garden.
She's also been meeting local school children and voluntary groups, to learn about the improvements being made in the town.
This afternoon she'll move onto Wigtown.
The Princess Royal was welcomed to Stranraer by crowds of locals and school children.
HRH is visiting the marina and the Stair Park community garden, which was established in 2015 to improve the standard and quality of life for people with learning disabilities.
The south of Scotland is welcoming Princess Anne to the region today.
The Princess Royal will visit the marina in Stranraer followed by the Stair Park community garden, where she will hear about improvements being made to the town.
HRH will then move on to Wigtown, to visit the Parish Church where she will view the graves of the Wigtown Martyrs.
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