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Anne at 70: An interview with Carers Trust

“With an estimated seven million carers in the UK today, the need to continue to do more to identify and support them is pressing.” -The Princess Royal For more than three decades Princess Anne has been an advocate for unpaid carers, with The Princess Royal Trust for Carers established in 1991. The organisation merged with Crossroads Care in 2012 to create Carers Trust, with…
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Anne, the Princess Royal at 70: a practical princess with the popular touch

As a new ITV documentary marking the 70th birthday of the Queen’s only daughter got under way, we were told that Anne never wanted to grow up to be a fairytale princess. And the programme went on to show the practical, down to earth royal that we’ve all come to appreciate over the years with plenty of comments from those who know her best backing up that hard working image that’s…
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UK Youth gifted a sculpture of patron Princess Anne

The Princess Royal has supported causes to improve the lives of young people for decades, and this week a new, one-of-a-kind sculpture of the Princess has been gifted to one of her patronages, UK Youth. The charity said it was “elated” to receive the piece by British sculptor Frances Segelman (Lady Petchey) in honour of Princess Anne’s upcoming 70th birthday and her work with…
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The Princess Royal celebrates special day for Westminster Abbey

The Princess Royal has recorded a reading for Westminster Abbey’s podcast celebrating the feast of its patron saint. Princess Anne gave a reading from the New Testament to mark St. Peter’s Day. The podcast was released on June 29th, the feast day itself, and is part of the regular Abbeycasts. Westminster Abbey wrote, “Saint Peter is the Abbey’s patron saint, and on St Peter’s…
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