LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump makes a state visit to the United Kingdom on June 3-5 before a trip to Ireland and then takes part in the 75th anniversary commemorations of the D-Day landings in France.
Below are the reported parts of the schedule. Reuters has not included full operational timings for security reasons.
MONDAY – With the British royals in London
– Trump and his wife, Melania, land in London.
– Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles and Camilla welcome Trump to Buckingham Palace.
– Trump inspects the guard of honor with Charles. Gun salutes in Green Park and the Tower of London.
– Queen hosts a lunch for Trump and his wife.
– Queen shows Trump and his wife a special exhibition of pictures from the Royal Collection.
– Visits Westminster Abbey
– Tea with Prince Charles and Camilla
– State Banquet hosted by the queen. Men traditionally wear formal white tie coats with tails and women formal evening gowns. The queen and Trump make speeches.
TUESDAY – Politics
– Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May host a business breakfast.
– Trump meets May in Downing Street for talks
– Anti-Trump protests in London
– Trump “blimp” to fly outside the British parliament
– Trump and May hold joint news conference
– Dinner at the U.S. ambassador’s residence. Charles and Camilla to attend.
WEDNESDAY – History and on to Ireland
– Queen, Charles, Trump and Melania to attend commemorations of the D-Day landings in Portsmouth, southern England, with veterans.
The event will tell the story of D-Day through musical performance, testimonial readings and military displays, including a fly-past of 25 modern and period aircraft. Heads of state and government representatives from the countries involved in the historic military operation will also attend.
– Queen bids formal farewell to Trump and Melania
– Trump meets Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Ireland
– Trump is likely to visit the Doonbeg golf resort he owns in Ireland.
THURSDAY – French D-Day ceremonies
– Trump attends ceremonies in France marking the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy on June 6.
– Trump may visit Ireland again.
Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge; Editing by Frances Kerry