The Duchess of Cambridge has said she “looks forward to meeting” her new niece Lilibet Diana Mountbatten-Windsor and hopes it will be soon.

The royal was speaking as she visited a school in Hayle, Cornwall with United States First Lady Jill Biden at the G7 summit.

Harry and Meghan announced the birth of their the girl, who was born on June 4, last Sunday.

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The Duchess of Cambridge and Jill Biden visited a school in Hayle, West Cornwall

Kate told reporters: “I wish her all the best, I can’t wait to meet her because we haven’t met her yet, so I hope it will be soon.”

The Duchess and Ms Biden were visiting an academy for children ages four to 11 to highlight the issue of early childhood development.

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Jill Biden and Duchess of Cambridge visit Cornwall school

This is the first time the two women have met and during the visit they organized a roundtable on preschool education.

The women spoke to the children at the reception
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The women spoke to the children at the reception

They also visited a classroom, meeting some of the youngest children at Connor Downs Academy.

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They also brought carrots which were fed by the children to the school pet rabbits in the park.

Ms Biden was asked to meet with the Royal Family on Thursday – along with the Bidens who were due to have tea with the Queen at Windsor Castle on Sunday.

US First Lady Jill Biden and British Duchess Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge react during a visit to Connor Downs Academy, in Hayle, Cornwall, Britain June 11, 2021. Aaron Chown / Pool via REUTERS
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Mrs Biden and the Duchess react by visiting the school

She replied, “Well, we hope to focus, I think, on education.

“Joe and I are both looking forward to meeting the Queen. It’s an exciting part of the visit for us. We’ve been looking forward to this for weeks and now it’s finally here. It’s a great start.”

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Source: news.sky.com
This notice was published: 2021-06-11 12:17:00

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