20 Nov 2008

Key to meet the Queen during British visit

5:20 pm on 20 November 2008

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is to meet the Queen when he visits Britain next week.

Mr Key will travel to England, following his trip to the APEC meeting in Peru.

He will meet British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Conservative Party leader David Cameron while in England.

Mr Key will meet the Queen at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will later meet the All Blacks while visiting a giant inflatable rugby ball installed by Tourism New Zealand.