Prince William said he was ‘honored’ to be new prince of Wales on the phone call with nation first minister.
Conversation with Mark Drakeford for in first time since Queen deaththe prince noted his “deep affection” for Wales and promised spend “months and years ahead” are committed to the communities of the country.
Before grandmother death, William held the title of duke of Cambridge, but the titles previously held by him were transferred to him father after he became King Charles III.
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That makes him a prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall and Cambridge, and his wife Katherine is now a princess of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall and Cambridge.
Kensington Palace statement following conversation with Prince with Mr Drakeford said: “The prince acknowledged the deep affection he and the princess had. for Wales, having made them first family home in Anglesey, including in the first months of Life of Prince George.
The prince and princess will spend months and years ahead, deepening their relationship with communities through
“They are want contribute to support aspirations of Welsh people and shine a spotlight on both challenges
and opportunities in front of them.”
The Queen’s coffin leaves Balmoral
The conversation went like The queen’s coffin is on its way from Balmoral to Edinburgh.
draped with Royal Standard of Scotland, the coffin is taken from the royal castle through Aberdeenshire. countryside to the palace of Holyroodhouse.
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Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and others party leaders in Scotland is expected to watch the casket while it way past Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh.
After arriving at the palace of Holyroodhouse, he will rest in throne room until Monday noon, when it will be moved to St. Giles’ Cathedral.
There he will lie for 24 hoursSo public can pay tribute.