On the 25th of May 2012, Her Majesty the Queen appointed
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge KG Knight of the Most Ancient and Most Noble
Order of the Thistle (KT). The Order of the Thistle is the highest honour in
Scotland and was founded in 1687.
Today marks the start of The Prince of Wales’s and The
Duchess of Cornwall’s tour of Canada to celebrate Victoria Day and The Queen’s Diamond
Jubilee. The tour will last three days and cover three provinces of Canada.
2012 Royal Tour Itinerary
Sunday, May 20, 2012 – Saint John, New Brunswick
Monday, May 21, 2012 – Canadian Forces Base Gagetown and
Saint John, New Brunswick