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Royal Tour 2012 - Departure

May 22, 2012

Their Excellencies Will Bid Farewell to Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall

OTTAWA— Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will bid farewell to Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall during the official departure ceremony at Regina International Airport, Saskatchewan, on Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 8:50 p.m. Earlier in the day, The Prince of Wales will meet privately with the Governor General at 4:30 p.m.

The departure ceremony will be complete with full military honours, a 21-gun salute, and an inspection of the Guard of Honour by His Royal Highness.

Details of the itinerary can be found on the Canadian Heritage website at www.canadiancrown.gc.ca.

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Media members wishing to cover the Royal Tour of Their Royal Highnesses require accreditation through Canadian Heritage.

Media information:

Julie Rocheleau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-998-7280
julie.rocheleau@gg.ca

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage
819-994-9101
1-866-569-6155
media@pch.gc.ca

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