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Tonight at 6: We meet another baby born yesterday

Kelly Lloyd with Ashton. Credit: ITV News/Jonty Messer

Tonight on ITV West Country at 6pm, Jonty Messer reports on some of the region's other new arrivals. Pictured is Kelly Lloyd with her new son Ashton, born yesterday at Bristol's Southmead Hospital.

Ashton will be able to claim a commemorative silver coin from the Royal Mint, as he shares a birthday with the little Prince of Cambridge.

Ashton was born yesterday (22 July). Credit: ITV News/Jonty Messer

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Princes play polo as world awaits royal baby

Prince Harry and Prince William prepare for their polo match Credit: Chris Ison/PA Wire

The Duke of Cambridge has taken part in his second polo match of the weekend as the world awaits the birth of his first child.

The Duchess of Cambridge did not attend the game, but Prince William was joined by his younger brother Prince Harry.

The Duke of Cambridge competes in his polo match Credit: Chris Ison/PA Wire
Despite the many well wishers the Princes lost their match Credit: Chris Ison/PA Wire

The girl from Cheltenham who broke royal protocol

Seven year old brownie Jessica Fitch is back home in Cheltenham with some wonderful memories and the experience of a lifetime after posing for photographs with the Queen, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall on a trip to Buckingham Palace.

The brave little girl did what the grown ups wouldn't dare to do when she asked Her Majesty to pose for a snapshot.

Nigel Turner has been to meet her:

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Royal reception for west country businesses

The phrase "by royal appointment" probably conjures up an image of a coat of arms on a range of products and the prestige that goes with it. Well, suppliers of goods and services to the royal household, including some from our region, were invited to Buckingham Palace to meet the Queen.

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Full report: Prince Charles' coronation meadows

Prince Charles has unveiled his Coronation Meadows project - his own tribute to the Queen, to mark the 60th anniversary of her coronation.

60 meadows across the UK have been given regal status - there's one in every county of the South West.

Today's launch took place at the Wild Flower Meadow at the Prince's home of Highgrove in Gloucestershire. Other locations include Maiden Newton in Dorset, Priddy in Somerset and Week St Mary in Cornwall.

Ken Goodwin spent the day at Highgrove:

Pictures: Prince Charles unveils coronation meadows

Prince Charles has unveiled his Coronation Meadows project - his own tribute to the Queen, to mark the 60th anniversary of her coronation.

60 meadows across the UK have been given regal status - there's one in every county of the South West.

Today's launch was in the Prince's home Highgrove House in Gloucestershire.

Prince Charles & guest in coronation meadow Credit: ITV Westcountry
A view across the coronation meadow towards the old oak trees Credit: ITV Westcountry
Coronation meadow Credit: ITV Westcountry
Prince charles meeting conservationists at Highrove Credit: ITV Westcountry
The view across coronation meadow towards Highgrove House Credit: ITV Westcountry
Wildflowers in the coronation meadow at Highgrove house. Credit: ITV Westcountry

Full report: Westcountry memories of the Queen's coronation

The Queen today of course celebrated 60 years since her Coronation. A very colourful and significant event with all the usual pomp and ceremony in London.

It brought back many happy memories for thousands of people who held street parties across the region to mark the moment Her Majesty was crowned.

A former beauty queen from Bristol remembers it like it was yesterday.

Tim Walsh has the story:

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