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The Duchess of Cornwall gives her verdict on Ruth Langsford’s dancing

The Duchess of Cornwall delivered her verdict on Ruth Langsford’s dancing on Wednesday as she appeared alongside her husband on ITV’s This Morning.

As she chatted to the show’s presenter, the Duchess of Cornwall mentioned Strictly Come Dancing, a programme she is a huge fan of.

Ruth was a contestant on last year’s series, having been partnered with Anton Du Beke.

The couple finished in 9th place, with 22 being their highest score during the series.

Speaking to Ruth in the studio, Camilla said: “You did so well on Strictly – I thought you did brilliantly!

Ruth replied: “Did you think the judges were a bit mean to me?”

Camilla responded: “I thought they were really mean.”

The 70-year-old Duchess is a huge fan of Strictly and appeared in the 2017 Christmas special.

It was rumoured a couple of years ago that she might join the judging panel following the departure of Len Goodman.

Speaking in 2016, Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood suggested that Camilla should join the panel after the press asked who he would like to take over from Mr Goodman.

Craig said: “I don’t want the job (as head judge).

“I would like it to go to somebody else, perhaps somebody unknown.

“Actually my best friend Camilla would’ve great. She’s a fantastic dancer. She moves with such grace and authority.”

Charles and Camilla were in the This Morning studio on Wednesday to celebrate the flagship programme’s 30th anniversary.

Once on set, Their Royal Highnesses met presenters Philip Schofield, Holly Willoughby, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford, as well as the show’s other stars and resident experts.

As Charles and Camilla met the cast and crew, the resident dog, Digby, stole a microphone from a reporter in the press pack.

Prince Charles was clearly amused and tugged the microphone out of Digby’s mouth, and pretended to throw it across the studio for the guide dog-in-training to fetch.

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