Britain's Duchess Kate makes first solo outing after birth of third child

04 October, 2018, 18:59 | Author: Donna Miller
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At one point, the Duchess happily sat down with several children for storytime.

Kate crouched in bushes with youngsters at Sayers Croft Trust's forest school and wildlife garden in west London.

"The Duchess of Cambridge is visiting @SCTrust Forest School and Wildlife Garden, which gives inner city children a unique opportunity to learn about and engage with the natural world", Kensington Palace wrote on Twitter alongside a video of Kate sporting brown tight trousers, boots, and a military green jacket. Kate, 36, has made her triumphant return to royal life, and to be honest, it's so good to see her again!

The forest school, which had more than 5,500 visits by schoolchildren from across Westminster and neighbouring boroughs a year ago, gives inner city children the chance to engage with the natural world.

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Although the Duchess has appeared at other public events this summer, including Trooping the Colour, the RAF Centenary and Wimbledon, this is her first official duty since having Prince Louis.

The school hosts thousands of visits by London schoolchildren each year and strives to give children from the city an insight into the natural world. The Duchess' visit is to learn about how the school helps to improve kids' emotional and physical well being.

Both William and Kate, along with Prince Harry, started Heads Together in 2016, and all three have shown a passion for a particular area of mental health, with William often speaking out on men's issues.

Known as a hands-on royal, Catherine took a longer break after the birth of Prince Louis as she also wrangled her two toddlers.


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