Duke in 'transitional year' after military exit

The Duke of Cambridge will continue to carry out royal engagements but is not expected to increase his number of public duties.

The second in line to the throne is in a "transitional" year, sources have said, and is considering options for his "public service", an announcement will be made about his decision within the next 12 months.

Prince George was born in July. Credit: Empics

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Royals' first night without son

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spent their first night away from Prince George to attend an awards ceremony. Prince William joked they might nervously glance at their phones "to check all is well back home."