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Queen and Meghan Markle to visit Cheshire this month

By on June 5, 2018

The Queen and Meghan Markle will be visiting Cheshire on Thursday 14th June to carry out a day of engagements.

The date is Meghan Markle’s first official engagement without Prince Harry.

The royal representatives will open the Mersey Gateway Bridge at the Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes before opening the Storyhouse Theatre, a library, theatre, cinema and cultural centre in Chester, followed by a lunch at Chester Town Hall.

The Royal Family website states: “Her Majesty The Queen accompanied by The Duchess of Sussex, will officially open the Mersey Gateway Bridge, at Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, Mersey Road, Widnes, Cheshire. Her Majesty The Queen accompanied by The Duchess of Sussex, will officially open the Storyhouse Theatre, Hunter Street, Chester. Her Majesty The Queen and The Duchess of Sussex will attend a lunch at Chester Town Hall, 33 Northgate Street, Chester.”

Signs have already gone up in Chester city centre showing road closures on 14th June for “a civic event”.

 

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