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FOR RELEASE
August 22, 2016

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to visit two Yukon communities this September

WHITEHORSE—Yukon will host the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Whitehorse on September 27, and in Whitehorse and Carcross on September 28.

“I am excited to welcome Their Royal Highnesses to the territory on behalf of all Yukoners,” Premier Darrell Pasloski said. “The Duke and Duchess’ visit to Carcross and Whitehorse is a special opportunity for us to share our beautiful territory, rich culture and renowned hospitality with them and with the world.”

The public will be invited to share in a celebration in Whitehorse on September 28. A detailed itinerary and more information about other public opportunities will be released closer to the Duke and Duchess’ arrival in Canada.

Learn more:

The 2016 Royal Tour of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

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Contact:

Sarah Crane
Communications, Executive Council Office
Government of Yukon
867-667-5270
sarah.crane@gov.yk.ca

Michael Edwards
Cabinet Communications
Government of Yukon
867-633-7910
michael.edwards@gov.yk.ca

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage
Government of Canada
819-994-9101
1-866-569-6155
pch.media-media.pch@canada.ca


News release #16-295