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Prince Charles: Being a grandfather urges need for climate change - Telegraph
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Today, January 24, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall visited the City & Guilds of London Art School and St Anselm's Church in London.




** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** Pic 5 ** Pic 6 ** Pic 7 **


** belga gallery ** BBC: Charles and Camilla meet City & Guilds of London carvers **



And later today, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall gave a reception for High Commissioners representing Commonwealth Realm Nations at Clarence House.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 **
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@ClarenceHouse: The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have arrived at Farringdon to celebrate #150years of @TFLofficial

@SkyNewsRoyal: #royal Prince #Charles' Oyster card - London Underground put £10 on it. He's 64, he can travel for free!! http://t.co/Hmijr9mS

@SkyNewsRoyal: #royal #Charles All aboard the Metropolitan Line http://t.co/sVCf6jPZ
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So when does one actually get one's oysters? Prince Charles get his own travelcard for a trip on London Underground | Mail Online
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Just seen this on the BBC news,the commentator joked that they were lucky to get a seat
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Many great pics of their special trip today, can be found here:



** lehtikuva.fi gallery: Charles otti tuntumaa maanalaiseen **


** gettyimages/zimbio gallery: The Prince Of Wales And Duchess Of Cornwall Mark 150th Anniversary Of London Underground **
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There's also a gallery on Getty Images about today's event (sorry if it's been posted before!):

Search - Getty Images UK: GBR: The Prince Of Wales And Duchess Of Cornwall Mark 150th Anniversary Of London Underground
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:12 PM
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Great pictures and video clips! Looked like they both enjoyed themselves, and what a treat for the commuters .
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The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall hosted a reception for finalists and past winners of 'UK New Zealander of the Year' and 'UK Australian of the Year' at Clarence House today, February 6, 2013.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** Pic 5 **


** BBC: Royals press noses in Maori greeting **
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The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall appear to be so delightfully engaged with their guests. I really enjoy the picture of Camilla giving the traditional Maori greeting. I didn't realize it involved the "sharing of breathe".
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The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall hosted a reception for finalists and past winners of 'UK New Zealander of the Year' and 'UK Australian of the Year' at Clarence House today, February 6, 2013.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** Pic 5 **


** BBC: Royals press noses in Maori greeting **
I love Pic 3 where The Duchess appears to be checking out the ink! She does seem to have a natural curiosity about things. It's cool. I find more reasons to like her on a regular basis. I lived through the Di years and it is taking some time to unload my "baggage" but I definitely am!
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I agree with both of you. Charles and Camilla seem to be having a great time.
When I saw that pic of the ink I immediately remembered that ink she got on her hand in one of their trips to Asia and then she washed her hands and the ink remained for quite a long time
And I too find reasons to like her on a regular basis. I'm far too young to have lived the Diana years so have no baggage at all. I follow Camilla basically since her marriage and loved her immediately. She's an amazing person who will make you unload the baggage completely sooner then later, I'm sure
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Like It or Lump It: Brace Yourselves for Queen Camilla:
Bill Coles: Like It or Lump It: Brace Yourselves for Queen Camilla
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Interesting if somewhat blunt interpretation of the way he sees things. Who is to say he is wrong.
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Why would anyone think opinions have not changed since 2005. Opinions shift all the time. I really don't like when the press goes all "she's a wicked witch" on the Duchess of Cornwall. Get over it.
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The British Government has asked The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to undertake official visits to Jordan, Qatar and Oman from 11th March to 19th March 2013.

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As usual, these visits will be discussed in the forums of the hosting royal families.
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The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visited Borough Market in London today, February 14, to officially reopen the centre after a major redevelopment of the site.



** gettyimages/zimbio: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall Visit Borough Market **



** helloonline: Charles and Camilla's chat to traders at Borough Market reopening **


** london-se1.co.uk: Charles and Camilla visit Borough Market: pictures and video **


** standard.co.uk: Gifts for Camilla at Borough Market but there's no Valentine's Day card for Charles **


** dailymail: Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall queue up for a 'builders' cuppa at a London market stall as Borough Market..**
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Old 02-14-2013, 11:34 AM
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Definitively a very busy week for them !

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall Visit Borough Market Thumbnails - Pictures - Zimbio
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Exactly my thoughts. Camilla actually does this quite often - she will dissappear for a few weeks and then resurface and have a few very very active days where she will be doing many engagements.
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