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Prince William carries out first official engagement as Duke of Cornwall

Prince William has carried out his first-ever official engagement as the Duke of Cornwall. This video shows the prince meeting with local children during his trip to the seven-acre Newquay Orchard. While there, he also spoke with organisations supporting the community and staff working for the Duchy of Cornwall. The orchard provides environmental education and training to members of the public. His father, King Charles, bestowed the title on him when he ascended to the throne following the passing of Queen Elizabeth. Watch more on Independent TV: Click here to subscribe to The Independent: About The Independent: Making Change Happen. The Independent is the world’s most free-thinking newsbrand, providing global news, commentary and analysis for the independently-minded. Connect with The Independent: Check out our full video catalog: Videos, daily editorial and more: Click here to get the best of The Independent daily: Like The Independent on Facebook: Follow The Independent on Twitter: Follow The Independent on Instagram: Download the iOS & Android app: Help to support truly independent journalism. Every dollar you contribute will directly fund additional special reports and investigations from a free-thinking, award-winning newsroom you can trust - Subscribe to Independent Premium for exclusive content & live events:


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