Worcester Warriors is delighted to confirm that HRH The Princess Royal will visit Sixways in November.
Princess Anne will be the special guest of the club on Tuesday, November 17 when she will be given a tour of the Slick Systems Stand and learn more about the club's 65-acre home and multi-million pound redevelopment over the last decade.
Warriors will be outlining the club's rise to the Guinness Premiership as she meets members of the coaching team and players.
The role of the club in the local business community, with the Sixways Events business, will also be outlined.
Schoolchildren will also be in attendance to showcase the club's dedicated work in the community and our efforts at the Warriors Study Centre.
Local dignitaries and organisations will also be at Sixways to meet The Princess Royal during her tour that will conclude with Princess Anne unveiling a plaque to commemorate her visit.
Charlie Little, General Manager at Warriors, said: "We are delighted to be able to welcome HRH The Princess Royal to Sixways in November.
"Over the last ten years or so the club has seen an unprecedented level of development and growth, both on the pitch and off it.
"Her visit is in recognition of this and the importance that rugby now has in the city of Worcester.
"It's fantastic that Princess Anne has chosen to recognise this and come to visit us."
Warriors youngsters Huw Taylor and Jack Singleton will start for England in the World Rugby Under 20 Championship final against Ireland this Saturday night at Sale Sharks' AJ Bell Stadium (kick-off 7pm).
Worcester Warriors Chief Executive Jim O'Toole has dismissed suggestions made in a national newspaper that the Club is pulling back on its long-term financial commitment to become an established Aviva Premiership Club.