On January 21, 2013, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited Merseyside and Liverpool.
The prince visited the Jaguar Land Rover plant where he toured the production line and training facilities as well as met with the employees. He also visited the Knowsley Primary School where he met with students participating in “…an activity-based maths and industrial production lesson organized through BITC’s Business Class initiative…” The Prince of Wales also met with “…teachers and business leaders involved in raising awareness of manufacturing and related subjects among school children at the Jaguar Land Rover Education Centre.”
The prince also attended the re-opening of the newly restored Florence Institute for Boys in Merseyside.
Afterward, The Prince of Wales traveled to Liverpool where he toured the manufacturing company, Harrison Advanced Rods. Whilst there he met with staff and toured the facility.