HRH Prince William is to visit JCB’s World Headquarters

JCB prepares to welcome royal visitor to mark major milestone. Later this month to mark a major milestone in the company's history – the production of its 750,000th machine. The Royal visit – on Friday, April 24th – will be The Prince's first to JCB.

JCB Chairman Sir Anthony Bamford said: "We're delighted that Prince William will be visiting us to mark what is a very important milestone in JCB's history. To have produced 750,000 JCB machines is something that everyone involved with the company can be extremely proud of and it's fitting that Prince William is joining us to celebrate the occasion."

During his visit, The Prince will tour the World HQ, including the factory and offices. He will also meet employees at a special ceremony to mark the production of the 750,000th machine.