British High Commissioner Rob Luke and his wife Louise hosted a garden party at their residence in San Pawl tat-Targa on Sunday 22 September in honour of the visit of His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge.
Representing Her Majesty The Queen, The Duke visited Malta on 21 and 22 September at the invitation of the Government of Malta for Malta’s 50th anniversary independence celebrations.
Guests included President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca and Mr Preca, and Prime Minister Joseph Muscat and Mrs Muscat.. The wider list of invitees included those representing local good causes.
In a short address, Mr Luke took the opportunity to thank the Government and people of Malta “for the warmth of the welcome His Royal Highness received, reflective of the instinctive spirit of friendship and affinity between our countries”.
The party was The Duke of Cambridge’s final engagement before he returned to the UK.