Prince Andrew visits technology firm

PRINCE Andrew called in on a Melbourn firm yesterday. His Royal Highness The Duke of York visited TTP Group, based at Melbourn Science Park. The visit followed the announcement that TTP, who develop cutting edge digital products, had won the Queen s Awa

PRINCE Andrew called in on a Melbourn firm yesterday.

His Royal Highness The Duke of York visited TTP Group, based at Melbourn Science Park.

The visit followed the announcement that TTP, who develop cutting edge digital products, had won the Queen's Award for Enterprise in the International Trade Category. It is the second time they have claimed the prize.

Peter Taylor, the firms Chief Executive, said: "We were delighted to welcome His Royal Highness. Winning the Queen's Award for the second time is due to our exceptional staff and their contribution to our business over the years."


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After being welcomed by Mr Taylor and Gerald Avison, TTP's Chairman, the prince was taken on a tour of the laboratories and manufacturing facilities, witnessing some of the products the company are currently working on.

He also took time out to chat to staff about their work.

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