The Duchess of Cambridge has been meeting school children from Tyneside as part of a visit to Elswick Park in Newcastle.
One pupil shares her experience with ITV Tyne Tees about being invited to present Kate with a posy.
The Duchess was visiting Elswick Park as part of the Queen Elizabeth II Fields Project.
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