Prince Charles visits Somerset

Prince Charles is welcomed by the crowds in Glastonbury Photo: ITV News West Country

Prince Charles has been visiting Glastonbury Abbey this morning as the first part of his visit to Somerset.

This afternoon he is due to meet people and businesses affected by the floods when he visits Muchelney on the somerset Levels to see how the village is recovering following his previous visit in February.

Prince Charles meets Glastonbury Festival owner Michael Eavis Credit: ITV News West Country
The Prince of Wales is greeted outside Glastonbury Abbey Credit: ITV News West Country
Inspecting the Abbey Credit: ITV News West Country
The facade of Glastonbury Abbey Credit: ITV News West Country

Later Prince Charles will be paying a brief visit to Castle Cary railway station at the conclusion of his visit. ,