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Royals brave bitter cold to open youth centre

The Prince of Wales is watched by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Dumfries in Scotland. Credit: ITV News

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge braved the cold to attend the opening of an outdoor centre in Scotland today.

The couple joined the Prince of Wales at Dumfries House in Ayrshire, where Charles has led a regeneration project since 2007.

As Charles prepared to address the crowd, William rubbed his cold hands and told his father to "make it brief". Charles promised the hundreds of locals and youth groups assembled he would oblige to prevent anyone from passing out due to "secondary exposure."

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