30 Aug '12, 12pm

UK royals Will and Kate to drop by Queenstown housing estate on their visit to Singapore next month

In the end, the answer should have been obvious. When Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine Middleton announced earlier this year that they were headed this way, there was some speculation over which lucky estate they would choose to visit. Would they choose Toa Payoh like Queen Elizabeth did in 1972? Today, British High Commissioner to Singapore Antony Phillipson gave the answer: Queenstown, the estate named such to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. He also revealed some details about the visit. On their first evening here, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will call on Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and President Tony Tan Keng Yam at the Istana. President Tan will then host them to a state dinner. Prince William will give a speech. The first glimpse the public will get of them will be on the second day when they make a trip to the Gardens By Th...

Full article: http://www.singapolitics.sg/news/royals-are-coming-queens...

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  1. 30 Aug '12, 4pm

    Ah... visiting one of their colonies!

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