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How many patronages does she have now in 2012?
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How many patronages does she have now in 2012?
63 including her honorary military positions. The majority seem to fall in three categories I notice: disabilities (physical or learning) and blindness, the fine arts (ballet, a few galleries, architecture trusts, army singers), and sports. And most include kids in some way. Also community projects for homelessness.
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They also include military appointments.
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Old 03-18-2013, 01:34 PM
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Sophie, Countess of Wessex has been announced as London College of Fashion's first ever patron, signing a three year patronage.

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During her patronage of London's College of Fashion, the Countess of Wessex will champion the college's Better Lives campaign

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Sophie will be involved in awarding scholarships, rehabilitation projects for women offenders and promoting Centre for Sustainable Fashion.
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Sophie Countess Of Wessex Becomes London College Of Fashion Patron (Vogue.com UK)

The Countess of Wessex appointed patron of London College of Fashion - Telegraph
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:24 PM
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I am surprised they did not get Catherine for this.
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Good for Sophie. I thought Catherine would've taken up something like this too.
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:42 PM
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I think Sophie is a perfect choice. I'm sure she'll do great job.
She showed amazing change of her fashion choices in the last few years.
The London College of Fashion gets the royal seal of approval as it names the Countess of Wessex its first ever patron | Mail Online
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What a cool Patronage and I am glad Sophie has been chosen/chose to do it as opposed to Catherine.
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What a cool Patronage and I am glad Sophie has been chosen/chose to do it as opposed to Catherine.
Me too, I like Kate, but I think Sophie is better choice for that specific patronage.
Not to mention Kate soon will be more into children fashion :)
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Although it could be the case that Catherine turned down the patronage too. These kind of industries do look to the very young and high profile to help bring more focus to the industry.
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Sophie is upset by oath vote:
AS SHE is the Queen's favourite daughter-in-law the Countess of Wessex is not relishing the quandary she has been placed in over her position as the monarch's representative as head of the Girl Guides:
Sophie is upset by oath vote | Adam Helliker | Columnists | Comment | Daily Express
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