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Duchess of Cambridge delivers speech on kindness to students

The Duchess of Cambridge led an online school assembly on kindness Thursday morning, telling students that “talking to someone, whether it’s a friend, family member or teacher, is something you can do to make yourself feel that little bit better.” Kate delivered her assembly speech through the Oak National Academy online learning platform, which has been providing lesson plans and…
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When A Street Cat Named Bob met a Royal Duchess

A furry feline that became a symbol of addiction recovery for his owner has passed away at the age of 14. At the height of his fame, with a book and a movie named after him, he even met The Duchess of Cambridge at his own film premiere. Bob, the cat behind the eponymous A…
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The Duke of Cambridge visits ambulance crew on first public engagement since lockdown began

The Duke of Cambridge undertook his first public engagement since the United Kingdom went on strict lockdown, visiting an ambulance crew at the King’s Lynn Ambulance Station at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Norfolk. William met with the ambulance crew to discuss the team’s mental health and wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic and to discuss “the support they have received from…
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Duchess of Cambridge pays virtual visit to Cloud House addiction treatment centre

The Duchess of Cambridge paid a virtual visit to Clouds House in Wiltshire last week to learn more about how addiction is impacting people during the COVID-19 lockdowns. Kate ‘visited’ the addiction treatment centre in her role as Patron of Action on Addiction; she met with staff members last week as well. The Duchess told the staffers on the call that after the lockdown is over, she would…
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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrate volunteers

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge marked the end of Volunteers Week in the United Kingdom by releasing a video of their calls with two charities that work with the public. William and Kate spoke with Conscious Youth, based in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, and Machynlleth Community Corona Response in Powys, Wales. The Royal Family website noted that in both calls, the royal couple “passed on their…
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