Governor General of Canada



Governor General of Canada

April 24, 2013 17:31 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General to Welcome His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 24, 2013) - His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will welcome His Royal Highness the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, upon his arrival in Toronto at SkyService FBO (6120 Midfield Road, Mississauga) on Friday, April 26, 2013, at 4 p.m.

At 5:30 p.m., His Excellency will meet with the Duke of Edinburgh in the Library Room of the Fairmont Royal York (100 Front Street West, Toronto).

On Saturday, April 27, 2013, the Duke of Edinburgh will present a new Regimental Colour to 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, in Toronto. Additional information on this event is available online at http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/news-nouvelles/news-nouvelles-eng.asp?id=4666.

Members of the media wishing to cover the arrival of the Duke of Edinburgh must register with Captain Jon O'Connor by email at jon.oconnor@forces.gc.ca no later than 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 25th.

Coverage of the meeting at the Fairmont Royal York will be provided by pooled media.

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