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President Obama official schedule and guidance, May 24 2011. London: Queen Elizabeth lunch, dinner

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 23, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2011


In the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will participate in an arrival ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The arrival ceremony is open press.

The President and the First Lady will then have lunch with Her Majesty the Queen at Buckingham Palace. This lunch is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will view the Portrait Gallery at Buckingham Palace. There will be travel pool coverage.

Later, the President and the First Lady will tour Westminster Abbey and the President will participate in a wreath laying ceremony. There will be travel pool coverage.

Later in the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will arrive at 10 Downing Street. There will be pool coverage.

Later, the President will meet with Opposition Leader Miliband at Buckingham Palace. There will be a stills only pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.

In the evening, the President and the First Lady will attend a dinner hosted by Her Majesty the Queen at Buckingham Palace. There will be print pool coverage.


Out-of-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Tribune
Radio: VOA


BST

12:20PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY participate in arrival ceremony at Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom
Open Press

12:25PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY have lunch with Her Majesty the Queen
Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom
Closed Press

2:00PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY view the Portrait Gallery
Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom
Travel Pool Coverage

3:00PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY tour Westminster Abbey; THE PRESIDENT participates in a wreath laying ceremony
Westminster Abbey, London, United Kingdom
Travel Pool Coverage

3:45PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY arrive at 10 Downing Street
10 Downing Street, London, United Kingdom
Pool Coverage

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Opposition Leader Miliband
Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom
Stills Only Pool Spray at the Bottom

8:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY attend dinner hosted by Her Majesty the Queen
Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom
Print pool coverage

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