The Duchess of Cornwall has congratulated the new principal and vice-chancellor of one of Scotland’s oldest universities as he was formally installed in the post.
Duchess of Rothesay
The new principal and vice-chancellor of one of Scotland’s oldest universities will be formally installed at a ceremony attended by the Duchess of Cornwall.
The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay officially cut the ribbon on a renovated Victorian hotel, not far from the Queen's summer retreat.
Aberdeen Airport had a royal arrival as the Duchess of Rothesay officially unveiled a new departure lounge, a year after she cut the ribbon on the terminal extension.
The rest of the Royals might have attended the wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank in Windsor yesterday.
Hundreds of pupils were greeted by a royal visitor when they attended school yesterday morning.
The Duchess of Rothesay was given the recipe for a “healthy Scotch pie” as she opened a leading nutritional research centre.
Cheryl Livingstone takes a tour around one of the most historic buildings in Banff that has been given a new lease of life
The afternoon ceremony at Aberdeen University was particularly poignant for many following the death of an academic who was due to receive an honorary degree just days before his special event.
When Iris Paterson joined Aberdeen University in 1964 as a house table maid, she was only meant to stay in the post for three months.