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Camilla at 73: 73 facts about The Duchess of Cornwall

The Duchess of Cornwall was born Camilla Rosemary Shand on 17 July 1947. Her parents were Major Bruce Shand and Rosalind Cubitt.Camilla has two younger siblings: Annabel and Mark (who passed away in 2014).Camilla’s great-grandmother, Alice Keppel, was famously a mistress to King Edward VII.Camilla is also the great-great-great-granddaughter of Sir Allan MacNab, a Prime Minister of the Province…
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Duchess of Cornwall officially reopens young carer activity centre in Wiltshire

The Duchess of Cornwall paid a visit to the Oxenwood Outdoor Activity Centre in Wiltshire on Wednesday to meet young carers and to re-open the Centre, which had been closed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Camilla visited her in her capacity as Patron of Community First, a charity that operates across Wiltshire and Swindon to “envisage, create and manage projects to support people and places…
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Duchess of Cornwall thanks key pandemic workers on visit to Swindon

The Duchess of Cornwall visited the Swindon Fire Station on Monday to thank the town’s emergency services personnel for their service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Camilla met with firefighters from the Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service as well as the staff from Great Western Hospital and paramedics from the South Western Ambulance Service during her visit and learned how they have…
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Prince of Wales praises NHS workers on Service's 72nd anniversary

The Prince of Wales has recorded a video message in honour of the NHS’s 72nd anniversary and took the time to praise its doctors, nurses, paramedics and other healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. In his message, Prince Charles said: “Today marks the anniversary of the foundation of the National Health Service. On July the 5th, 1948, just four months before I was born…
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