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May 07 – The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Launch The King’s Cup Regatta

Today, May 07, 2019 The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made a previously unannounced visit to Cutty Sark, to launch The King’s Cup Regatta. The event coincided with the announcement that The Duke and Duchess will host the new annual sailing event in August on the Isle of Wight as well as go head to head as skippers of individual sailing boats in an eight boat regatta race, to raise awareness and funds for eight of their Patronages. The winning team will be awarded The King’s Cup, a historic trophy first presented by King George V at Cowes’ Royal Yacht Squadron in 1920. The Duchess’s chosen charities are Action on Addiction, Place2Be, The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, and The Royal Foundation in connection with Her Royal Highness’s work on Early Years. Today, The Duke and Duchess joined children from Place2Be and other charities in trying out sailing simulators and they also unveiled the King’s Cup. Upon their departure they took a moment to greet crowds in an impromptu walkabout.

VIDEOS: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Face Off in Virtual Sailing Race

In even more exciting news, The Duke and Duchess also spoke about the birth of their new nephew.

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May 07 | The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Launch The King’s Cup Regatta

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February 05 – The Duchess of Cambridge Visits London Schools

In support of Children’s Mental Health Week The Duchess of Cambridge visited Lavender Primary School and Alperton Community School to find out more about the support offered to students, teachers and parents to help with mental well-being. With the theme this year being ‘Healthy: Inside and Out’, and focusing on the connection between physical and mental health The Duchess visited Lavender Primary School in her role as Patron of Place2Be, she sat in on a number of activities with the children including a show and tell of objects that make them feel good (The Duchess brought a picture of her family), the school’s Daily Mile challenge which teaches children about the importance of being active, and a food diary activity, which focusses on the links between food choices and mood and feelings.

VIDEOS: HRH Supports Children’s Mental Health Week

At Alperton Community School The Duchess of Cambridge met the UK’s first winner of the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize, Andria Zafirakou. She also joined a roundtable discussion with teachers about pupil school readiness and teacher wellbeing. Catherine also met with students taking part in the Random Acts of Kindness Club, a extra-curricular club focusing on the wellbeing of the school community. and Textiles Classroom hearing how the school uses Art to enhance children’s confidence, creativity and wellbeing across the age groups

VIDEOS: Duchess of Cambridge marks Children’s Mental Health Week

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Engagements & Tour Photos – 2019 – February 05 | The Duchess of Cambridge Visits London Schools

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Photos: March 07 – The Duchess Of Cambridge Opens New Place2B Headquarters

On (March 07, 2018) Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge officially opened the new headquarters of children’s mental health charity Place2Be in London, England. Catherine met staff, counsellors, teachers and school leaders who’ll be using the centre as well as pupils from Albion Primary School who were taking part in an exercise on ‘friendship’ which is part of the latest training for school-based counselling. The Duchess also offered a few words praised everyone for their work to support school leaders and parents, and for being at the forefront of efforts to give every child the best start in life.

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Photos – November Engagments Mass Post

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September 16 – Visiting Stewards Academy With Heads Together
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September 16 – Visiting Stewards Academy With Heads Together

Friday, (September 16, 2016) The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Stewards Academy in Harlow, England in a joint engagement with charities Heads Together and Place2Be. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited the school to find out more about the pressures faced by young students when they are going through big changes in their lives, and to learn about the support they recieve from peers and parents that can help them get through these changes. The pair spent two hours touring the facility and meeting with students and parents. I have added 301 high quality photos to the gallery. Enjoy!