During Their Royal Highness’s annual tour of Wales in July, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall opened the new visitor centre at the Royal Mint in Llantrisant, visited the Regimental Museum in Brecon and the restored Jacobean Manor House at Llancaiach Fawr near Caerphilly.
During the week, and during other visits to Wales during the year, The Prince of Wales visited communities, factories, churches, pubs and villages across the country, from Valley in the far north of Anglesey, to the Celtic Manor hotel at Newport in the South-East, and including Wrexham, Ceredigion, Cwmbran, Treforest, Felinfach and Aberystwyth.
In July, His Royal Highness attended the events to commemorate the Battle of Passchendaele in Belgium where he gave a moving reading, in Welsh, from the work of the poet Hedd Wyn, who died in the conflict.
At their Welsh home, Llwynywermod, near Llandovery in Carmarthenshire, The Prince and The Duchess held an evening of entertainment provided by the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, of which His Royal Highness is Patron, for guests from around Wales.
In June, His Royal Highness attended a performance in Cardiff by the Welsh National Opera, of which he is Patron.