News and events

Recent events and photos

Marking a milestone

Marking a milestone

Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, becomes longest-serving British monarch in history on September 9th, 2015. More  

Throne Speech

QEII Golden Jubilee Citizenship Medal

In a ceremony at Government House, Her Honour presented these prestigious medals to exemplary youth, for remarkable citizenship achievements. QEII Citizenship Medal   Photo Gallery

Throne Speech

Opera Nuova

Her Honour attended the opening night of Opera Nuova's production of Dead Man Walking in Sherwood Park on June 30, 2015. Photo Gallery


Throne Speech

Speech from the Throne

Her Honour delivered the Government's Speech from the Throne on June 15, 2015.  The Speech   Photo Gallery



Installation Ceremony of Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell

Her Honour was installed as the 18th Lieutenant Governor of Alberta in a ceremony on June 12, 2015.  Her Honour      Photo Gallery


Duke of Edinburgh awards

Duke of Edinburgh Silver Awards

In a ceremony at Government House, His Honour presented this prestigious award to a number of accomplished young Albertans.  Photo    About the awards

 CFLC Awards

Canadian Forces Liaison Council Awards

His Honour celebrated Canadian reservists and their employers in an awards luncheon on March 28th.   Photos



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