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Locals ask for royal help to save pub

A group of south Londoners are contacting the new King of Holland to ask for his help to save an historic Dutch-style South London pub from being turned into a burger bar.

Campaigners outside the pub

Regulars, pub campaigners and historians hope that, in one of the first actions of his reign, King Willem-Alexander will be to intervene to save The Dutch House pub in Eltham in the Royal Borough of Greenwich by writing to the borough planning department in protest.

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Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall visit Croydon

The Duchess and the Prince arrive in Croydon. Credit: ITN

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall paid a visit to Croydon today. The royal couple went to see how the area is recovering following the riots and also met students at Croydon College.

Prince Charles is met by young people at Croydon College. Credit: ITN
The Duchess visits a hair and makeup class. Credit: ITN
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