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Prince celebrates 64th birthday

Prince Charles has celebrated his 64th birthday at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand with 64 others who were also born on this day. He is in New Zealand as part of the Diamond Jubilee tour.

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Camilla jokingly tells girl to 'trying kissing a frog'

The Duchess of Cornwall gave a little girl an unusual piece of advice today - try kissing a frog.

While visiting Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide, Camilla joked about the tale of the Princess and the Frog when she met a group of children looking after tadpoles.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, speaks to children looking after tadpoles at an Adelaide school Credit: Reuters/Pool New

The pupils explained the frog's lifecycle to the Prince of Wales and the Duchess and how they planned to introduce some tadpoles into their school pond.

Camilla told seven-year-old Maisha, "There's a fairy story about a frog. You have to try kissing it very hard and see what happens".

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