NEWS IN PICTURES: Princess Alexandra visits Lancaster
Princess Alexandra officially opened Lancaster’s new Community Fire and Ambulance Station today.
She also visited Penny’s Hospital Almshouses in King Street to mark their tercentenary and Westfield War Memorial Village in West Road on its centenary.
5. Meeting the patient spectators
Princess Alexandra meets onlookers waiting patiently in the rain.
6. Flower power
Princess Alexandra is given bouquets as she meets Lancaster residents.
7. Mayoral welcome
New Lancaster mayor David Whitaker (second right) smiles as he meets Princess Alexandra. Also pictured (centre of row) is Lancaster MP Cat Smith.
8. Meet and greet
Princess Alexandra meets firefighters at the new community station.