Today's The Times (London) royal calendar states that:"Royal Academy of Arts Princess Alexandra was the guest of honor at a reception and dinner given on Thursday, May 30, by the Royal Academy of Arts. Sir Christopher Frayling, Rector of the Royal College of Art, was the speaker. Among those present were ... Sir Paul McCartney and Miss Heather Mills."Here is the full listing of Sir Paul's dinner partners that evening:The Ambassador of Cuba, the Ambassador of Uruguay, the Ambassador of Columbia, the French Ambassador, the German Ambassador, the Ambassador of Hungary, the Japanese Ambassador, the Mexican Ambassador, the Ambassador of Russia, Mr Ivor Abrahams, RA, Mr Norman Ackroyd, RA, Professor Norman Adams, RA, Mr Craigie Aitchison, RA, Mr Dominic Anghileri, Miss Diana Armfield, RA, Mr Michael Attenborough, Sir David Attenborough, Miss Gillian Ayres, RA, Dr M A Zaki Badawi, Dr R Ballantine, Mr Antony Beevor, Mr John Bellany, RA, Ms Floella Benjamin, Ms Jana Bennett, Mr James Benson, Mr Michael Berkeley, Sir Michael Bett, Baroness Blackstone, Professor Quentin Blake, Hon RA, Mr Peter Blake, RA, Councillor Frances Blois, Miss Sandra Blow, RA, Professor Sir John Boardman, Baroness Boothroyd, Mr Pascal Boris, Mr Alistair Bowtell, Mr William Bowyer, RA, Sir John Boyd, Mr Ivor Braka, Dr Christopher Brown, Mr Richard Burdett, Mr John Burns, Mrs John Burns, Sir James Butler, Mr James Butler RA, Dame Antonia Byatt, Mr Richard Calvocoressi, Mr Jeffery Camp, RA, Ms Isabel Carlisle, Mr John Carter Brown, Mrs Anthea Case, Mr Patrick Caulfield, RA, Sir Trevor and Lady Chinn, Miss Ann Christopher, RA, Sir Timothy Clifford, Mr Nigel Coates, Mr Maurice Cockrill, RA, Ms Sadie Coles, the Hon Mrs Anne Collins, Professor Peter Cook, Sir Neil Cossons, Mr Edward Cullinan, RA, Mr Gus Cummins, RA, Mr Anthony d'Offay, Professor Richard Dawkins, Mr Richard Deacon, RA, Dr Stephen Deuchar, Ms Edith Devaney, the Duke of Devonshire, Dr Jennifer Dickson, RA, Sir Harry and Lady Djanogly, Mr Nicholas Dodd, Sir Philip Dowson, PPRA, Ms Margaret Drabble, Mr Kenneth Draper, RA, Dame Vivien Duffield, Miss Jayne Edwardes, Mr and Mrs Giuseppe Eskenazi, Mr Anthony Eyton, RA, Mr Stephen Farthing, RA, Mr Sebastian Faulks, Miss Mary Fedden, RA, Mr James Fenton, Ms Susan Ferleger Brades, Ms Deirdre Fernand, Ms Anna Ford, Ms Liz Forgan, Mr Edward Fox, Lady Frayling, Professor Sir Christopher and Lady Frayling, Ms Simonetta Fraquelli, Mr Peter Freeth, RA, Sir Terry Frost, RA, Mr Christopher Gibbs, Mr Clive Gillinson, Mr Jack Goldhill, Sir Nicholas Goodison, Mr and Mrs David Gordon, Mr Frederick Gore, RA, Mr Antony Gormley, Mr Piers Gough, RA, Mr Anthony Green, RA, Baroness Greenfield, Sir Ronald Grierson, Mr Loyd Grossman, Miss Chloe Gunn, Mrs William Hague, Ms Katherine Hamnett, Mr Carl Hanson, Sir David Hare, Miss Belinda Harley, Mr Colin Hayes, RA, the Rev Dr Charles Hedley, Mrs Drue Heinz, Miss Jocelyn Herbert, Mr Michael Horovitz, Mr John Hoyland, RA, Lord Hussey of North Bradley, Lord Hutchinson of Lullington, Professor Paul Huxley, RA, Mr Nicholas Hytner, Mr Albert Irvin, RA, Lord and Lady Irvine of Lairg, Mr Steven Isserlis, Dame Jennifer Jenkins, Mr Peter Jenkinson, Miss Eva Jiricna, RA, Mr Mark Jones, Mr Allen Jones, RA, Mrs Paul Josefowitz, Mrs Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler, Ms Wasfi Kani, Mr Anish Kapoor, RA, Mr Roland Keating, Mr Jonathan Kent, Mr Nicholas Kenyon, Mrs Jana Khayat, Mr Robert Kiley, Mrs Phillip King, Professor Bryan Kneale, RA, Mr Paul Koralek, RA, Mr Philip Lader, Mrs Catherine Lampert, Mr Stephen Lamport, Mr David Landau, Ms Patricia Lankester, Miss Sonia Lawson, RA, Professor Christopher Le Brun, RA, Mrs Doris Lessing, Dr Gerald Libby, Mrs Pat Libby, Mr James Lingwood, Sir Stuart Lipton, Mr David Lister, Mr Tim Llewellyn, Miss Julia Lloyd Williams, Lord Lloyd-Webber, Dr Adrian Locke, Mr Nicholas Logsdail, Mr Richard Long, RA, Dame Felicity Lott, Sir Richard MacCormac, RA, Ms Joanna MacGregor, Dr John Mack, Ms Fiona Mactaggart, MP, Mr John Madejski, Mr John Maine, RA, Mr Leonard Manasseh, Sir Paul McCartney and Miss Heather Mills, Mr Leonard McComb, RA, Mr Roger McGough, Dr Ian Mckenzie Smith, Ms Rosie Millard, Dr Jonathan Miller, Ms Deborah Moggach, Mr Mick Moon, RA, Mr Michael Morris, Sir Richard Mottram, Mr Stephen Musgrave, Mr and Mrs Paul Myners, Miss Georgina Naylor, Professor Brendan Neiland, RA, Mr John Nickson, Mr John Nicoll, Mr John Ormerod, Professor Christopher Orr, RA, Ms Maureen Paley, Lord Palumbo, Miss Emma Paolozzi, Professor Sir Eduardo Paolozzi RA, Ms Cornelia Parker, Mr John Partridge, RA, Ms Julia Peyton-Jones, Dr Mike Phillips, Lord Phillips of Sudbury, Mr Tom Phillips, RA, Sir Philip Powell, RA, Mr Patrick Procktor, RA, Lord Puttnam, Miss Barbara Rae, RA, Ms Mavis Rennie, Mr Nigel Reynolds, Miss Zandra Rhodes, Mr John Richardson, Mrs Margaret Richardson, Mrs Paula Ridley, Mr Ian Ritchie, RA, Mr John A Roberts, Mr Mick Rooney, RA, Mr John Rose, Ms Andrea Rose, Mr Norman Rosenthal, Mr Leonard Rosoman, RA, Mr Alan Rusbridger, Mrs Arthur M Sackler, Lady Sainsbury of Turville, Mrs Coral Samuel, Dr Charles Saumarez Smith, Mr Nick Savage, Mr Peter Sawbridge, Mr Peter Schmitt, Mr Peter Scott, Mr Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Ms Dasha Shenkman, Mr Stuart Shilson, Miss Alexandra Shulman, Mr and Mrs William Sieghart, Ms Jane Simpson, Mr Chris Smith, MP, Lady Solti, Mr and Mrs John Spurling, Professor Sir Colin St John Wilson, RA, Sir Jocelyn Stevens, Miss MaryAnne Stevens, Mr Jonathan Stone, Ms Sue Street, Sir Anthony and Lady Tennant, the Hon Barbara S Thomas, Mr Antony Thorncroft, Mr Joe Tilson, RA, Mr Nick Tite, Mr Philip Treacy, Ms Cecilia Treves, Mr John Tusa, Mrs Anne Twine, Mr David Verey, Ms Veronica Wadley, Mr Simon Walker, Mr and Mrs Anthony Weldon, Mrs Garry Weston, Sir John Weston, Mr Anthony Whishaw, RA, Miss Alison Wilding, RA, Sir Richard Wilson, Mr Andrew Wilton, Mr Karsten Witt, Lord and Lady Wolfson, Mr John Woolf.
(kindly submitted by PLUGGED correspondent Joan M. Hopkins)
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