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William and Cameron lay wreaths at twilight service

The Duke of Cambridge and David Cameron have laid wreaths during a twilight ceremony commemorating the First World War.

The Duke of Cambridge and Prime Minister David Cameron accept the wreaths.
The wreaths are laid at the St Symphorien military cemetery near Mons, Belgium, during a twilight ceremony.
A lone guard plays the Last Post at the ceremony.


William, Kate and Harry meet families of WW1 soldiers

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were joined by Prince Harry as they met the families of soldiers who fought in the First World War.

William and Kate meet with the families of fallen WW1 soldiers at an event near Mons, Belgium.
Someone takes a photograph of Prince Harry as he mingles at the St Symphorien event.

William and Kate visit the graves of WW1 soldiers

New Editor Jonathan Wald tweeted from the St Symphorien military cemetery near Mons, Belgium:


Beckham joins Duke to back anti-poaching campaign

David Beckham joined the Duke of Cambridge to warn about the "devastating" effects of poaching, as the pair kicked off their new #WhoseSideAreYouOn campaign in London today.

The social media campaign aims to use the power of football to raise awareness of the illegal trade in endangered animals.

The Duke of Cambridge and David Beckham at the launch of the #WhoseSideAreYouOn campaign. Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Speaking to the specially invited audience of conservationists the former England captain said:

"We're in a world where our generation, and the younger generation can really, really make a difference and we really need to do it now.

"Are we on side of the criminals? Or are we on the side of the animals? I know what side we're all on and I'm sure you know what side you're all on."

William wishes England's World Cup squad well in video

The Duke of Cambridge has recorded a message of support for the England football team ahead of the World Cup and called on the nation to play its part.

In an open message to England manager Roy Hodgson and the squad, Prince William said: "Having spent some time with the England players after the Peru game at Wembley, I am sure they will be ready for the challenge.

"To the thousands of England fans making the long trip out in support, I hope you have a great time and see some amazing football."

The Royal said both he and his son Prince George would take part in some capacity, adding, "I can assure you that George and I will be having a go ourselves".

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