The Duchess of Cambridge has delighted crowds in Newcastle and Gateshead today as part of a solo visit to the North East.
Kate visited a range of youth projects and charities including Keyfund in Gateshead.
Kenny Toal reports on Kate's busy morning of engagements on Tyneside.
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