Royal Family at the Commonwealth Games 2022

The 2022 XXII Commonwealth Games are being held in Birmingham and members of the Royal Family will be present for multiple events from July 28th to August 8th, which we will all feature in this article that will be updated daily. The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, The Earl and Countess of Wessex, The Princess Royal and The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester will attend events and engagements in celebration of the Games, as well as visiting the sporting venues, attending a range of fixtures and meeting athletes, volunteers and support staff helping to deliver the Commonwealth Games.

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Earl and Countess of Wessex were joined by Lady Louise, Viscount Severn, and Princess Charlotte for the Commonwealth Games on August 2, watching Athletics, Swimming, and Hockey

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The Prince of Wales, accompanied by the Duchess of Cornwall, represented the Queen at the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. The Earl and Countess of Wessex were also in attendance at the Opening Ceremony, with the Earl attending in his role as Vice-Patron of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). The Prince of Wales delivered a speech during the Opening Ceremony, during which he read the Queen’s message for the Commonwealth Games, which was placed into the Commonwealth Games Baton by the Queen on 7th October 2021 at Buckingham Palace, before departing on its 294-day journey to all 72 nations and territories of the Commonwealth.

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The Prince of Wales and the Earl and Countess of Wessex also attended Receptions ahead of the Opening Ceremony, with the Prince meeting athletes, officials, spectators, and the remarkable volunteers on which the Games rely.

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