Princess visits the Isle of Wight

By Jon Moreno

Published on Monday, June 16, 2014 - 15:33


Princess visits the Isle of Wight

Lord Lieutenant Major General Martin White, Princess Beatrice and garden supervisor Charlotte Lock in the Princess Beatrice Garden at Carisbrooke Castle.Picture by Jennifer Burton.

PRINCESS Beatrice retraced the steps of her namesake great aunt on her first-ever trip to the Isle of Wight today (Monday).

The royal, a descendent of Queen Victoria’s daughter, Princess Beatrice, visited Carisbrooke Castle, the new Priory School and St Mildred’s Church, Whippingham, and Osborne House.

She was escorted by the Island’s Lord Lieutenant Maj Gen Martin White and new Isle of Wight High Sheriff Claire Locke on the tour.

For full coverage and more photographers see the Isle of Wight County Press on Friday, June 20.


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