Win a chance to attend NC’s private reception for Sophie, Countess of Wessex

Roll out the red carpet! Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex will visit Niagara College on Saturday, Sept. 15 and a few lucky NC staff members will have the chance attend a private reception in her honour.

Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex will visit Niagara College on Sept. 15 as part of a tour of Canada with her husband Prince Edward the Earl of Wessex, who is the youngest son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh.

During her visit, the Countess will tour the College’s Wine Visitor + Education Centre and celebrate the launch of NC’s unique Canadian Food and Wine Institute Research Centre before the private reception is held in her honour at Benchmark Restaurant at 4 p.m.

Staff and faculty members of Niagara College can enter InsideNC’s Royal Visit Lottery for their chance to attend.

To enter, email InsideNC at from your Groupwise email account by Wed. Sept. 12 at 4 p.m. All entries should state ‘ Royal Visit lottery’ in the subject line.

Please include your name, position/title at NC, and extension number in the body of the email.

Winners will be notified on Thursday, Sept. 13 and names will be posted on InsideNC.

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