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Old 05-17-2010, 03:07 PM
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Thanks Iceflower. I think these Respect and Fair Play Awards are a good idea!
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Old 05-18-2010, 06:06 PM
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Lovely pics, although there aren't that many of William.
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Prince William spearheads project to create 2,012 playing fields for diamond jubilee | Mail Online

Prince William is to spearhead an ambitious £7 million project to protect and create 2,012 playing fields in time to mark the Queen's diamond jubilee in two years time.
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Old 06-07-2010, 01:55 PM
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I think it's wonderful that he's spearheading this project.
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Wow thats a lot of football pitches.
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Old 06-07-2010, 05:08 PM
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Wow thats a lot of football pitches.

Fortunately for those not interested in football (by which I assume you mean soccer as football to me is a range of games including
Rugby, Rugby League and Australian Rules) there are other things listed as well such as playgrounds for children.

This area has been a passion of Philip's for well over 60 years and I notice that they made a comment at the end that the 30 year old Philip is remarkably similar in appearance to William (something I have been saying for years - I have always seen Philip as the dominant look in William).
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Old 06-08-2010, 03:49 AM
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Yes I meant what you would call Soccer, the article also mentions William following in the footsteps of his great great grandfather, who set up the first national playing field scheme.
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Old 12-10-2010, 05:16 AM
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Prince William recruited to raise funds for First World War centenary exhibition - Telegraph

Prince William will play a key role in Britain’s commemoration of the centenary of the First World War after being recruited as Patron of a new charity that will raise funds for a major exhibition.

The Prince will front the Imperial War Museum Foundation, which has been set up to establish new galleries at the museum in London that will open in the summer of 2014.
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Never forget Great War, says William as he fronts charity to commemorate soldiers' heroism | Mail Online
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The Press Association: Prince highlights homeless plight
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Prince William is an old hand at raising the profile of the "homeless" issue: his mum took him to "cardboard city" in London, and he followed up by sleeping there himself.

Now he's going a step further by lending his face to the street paper sellers:
http://www.allmediascotland.com/medi...-street-papers
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Old 12-20-2010, 05:23 PM
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I found this online and was laughing after watching it... it was posted on the 8th of December... (sorry if this is a re-post, but I did'nt see anyone else had posted it!)

Prince William receives new marriage proposal

A Finnish shipping executive has offered Prince William his daughter's hand in marriage after the prince stepped onto a City trading floor for a charity fund-raising day.

Video: Prince William receives new marriage proposal - Telegraph

I hope you guys get a good kick out of it too
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I didn´t know where to post it,here´s an article from hello magazine-they wrote about how much money the wedding exhibition raised for charity (there are also nice pictures!):

"The gown has now no doubt secured the royal seal of approval after raising an estimated £10 million.Money raised from the exhibit will go to a charity set up by her and Prince William"

The Duchess of Cambridge?s wedding gown breaks records
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Kate Middleton takes on first royal patronage - The Times of India

"We believe that it will provide a unique opportunity for us to use our privileged position to make a real difference in the future to many areas of charitable work," the Daily Express quoted Prince William as saying.

"We feel passionately that, working closely together with those who contribute to our foundation, we can help to make a long-lasting and tangible difference," he added.
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According to this, Catherine will announce her patronages in January.

Katie Nicholl: Why the United Nations can't have Duchess Kate as their new Diana | Mail Online
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According to this, Catherine will announce her patronages in January.

Katie Nicholl: Why the United Nations can't have Duchess Kate as their new Diana | Mail Online
"However, Blue Heart is affiliated with the United Nations, a neutral organisation. That means Kate has been told it is not appropriate for her to publicly support it because of her close ties to the Queen – a head of state."

And so why are CP Haakon, CP Mette-Marit, CP Mary, P Caroline, GD Maria Theresa, etc. allowed to be involved with UN organisations? They all are closer to their respective monarchs aka heads of state. Doesn't make sense to me that that would be the reason given for Kate.
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OR ... Katie Nicholl doesn't know jack sh*t about it. That was a very weak piece overall.
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If anyone wants to look at the Prince and Princess Michael of Kent thread, Prince Michael attended a function for this organization quite recently.


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The Duke of Cambridge wrote an article for 'The Telegraph' about his charity, SkillForce UK.

The Prince of Wales - An article by HRH The Duke of Cambridge in the Telegraph about SkillForce UK
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