In Pictures: All eyes on Meghan as she joins Queen for first event without Harry

The Duchess of Sussex has begun her first official visit with the Queen, arriving in Cheshire by royal train for a day of engagements.

Royal visit to Cheshire
The pair arrived at Runcorn Station (Peter Byrne/PA)
Royal visit to Cheshire
The Queen and Meghan will visit Runcorn and Widnes, towns on the banks of the Mersey famous for chemicals and rugby league (Peter Byrne/PA)
Royal visit to Cheshire
There was wild cheering and applause from hundreds of flag-waving schoolchildren (Peter Byrne/PA)
Royal visit to Cheshire
Royal fans sit outside a decorated house near Runcorn Station (Peter Byrne/PA)
Royal visit to Cheshire
A brass band waits in the car park near Runcorn Station ahead of the arrival of the Queen and Meghan (Peter Byrne/PA)
Royal visit to Cheshire
The pair will later head to the historic city of Chester for more engagements (Peter Byrne/PA)
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