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Royal visit to the Isles of Scilly postponed due to fog

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's visit to the Isles of Scilly has been delayed because of bad weather.

William and Kate are due to spend the day touring the group of islands off the coast of Cornwall, meeting locals and learning about life on the remote outcrops.

But forecast fog has descended on the area and the couple are expected to arrive later in the day on the main island of St Mary's.

This is how the Isles of Scilly looked this morning... Credit: ITV News

Their programme, which will also see them visit the islands of Tresco and St Martin's, is likely to be revised.

Commercial flights carrying tourists and residents to the island have also been suspended.

Their travel plans have been affected by the adverse weather like many people this morning

– Kensington Palace spokeswoman

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At the scene: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit the Isles of Scilly

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will spend today touring the Isles of Scilly as their visit to the West Country continues.

Our reporter Seth Conway is there and explains why this is likely to be such a special visit:

William and Kate will tour the three islands of St Mary's, Tresco and St Martin's to learn more about their industries, particularly the flower trade, and hear from local people about Scillonian life and culture.

The Isles of Scilly are part of the Duchy of Cornwall.

Kate in Wiltshire: Duchess of Cambridge meets graduates

The Duchess of Cambridge meets graduates at Action on Addiction in Warminster. Credit: ITV News West Country

The Duchess of Cambridge is in Wiltshire today, visiting a Warminster charity which trains people to help those battling addiction.

Kate is a patron of Action on Addiction, and is visiting the charity's Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies. The charity offers degree courses accredited by the University of Bath.

The Duchess of Cambridge, patron of Action on Addiction, arrives for a visit to the charity's Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies in Warminster. Credit: PA

The Duchess listened to a speech from Anna Elston, a newly graduated student, who gave a moving account of her journey from alcohol addiction (where she lost custody of her three young children) to gaining recovery and employment.

Kate was presented with a posy of flowers by Anna's three young boys, accompanied by her proud mother, Pauline.

The Duchess of Cambridge receives a bouquet from Anna Elston (in cap and gown), her mother Pauline, with her children Jack, Eddie (obscured) and Dylan (front). Credit: PA

Pupils from Minster School in Warminster lined the streets. Among those there to welcome Kate was die-hard royalist pensioner Terry Hutt, who previously spent weeks outside a London hospital awaiting the birth of Princess Charlotte.

Watch Tim Walsh's report on the Royal visit here:

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Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton to visit Warminster

The Duchess of Cambridge will visit Warminster later today. Credit: PA Images

The Duchess of Cambridge will visit Warminster in Wiltshire to help at a charity battling addiction.

As a patron of Action on Addiction she will visit the charity's Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies in Warminster to see how the centre provides training, education and professional development for those working in addiction and other related fields.

Duchess of Cambridge to visit Warminster

The Duchess of Cambridge will visit Warminster on December 10 Credit: ITV News

The Duchess of Cambridge will visit Warminster next month in her role as patron for the charity Action on Addiction.

The Duchess will visit the Wiltshire town on December 10.

She will see the work the charity does in providing training, education and professional development for those working in addiction.

Royal couple choose Bath trained nanny

Royal couple choose Bath trained nanny Credit: ITV News West Country

A nanny trained at the famous Norland College in Bath has been chosen by The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to take care of Prince George.

Turrion Borallo, who's originally from Spain, will join William and Kate on their tour of New Zealand and Australia next month

Nannies training at Norland College in Bath Credit: ITV News West Country

Full report: Duchess of Cambridge portrait unveiled

The first official portrait of the Duchess of Cambridge is now on display at The Holburne Museum in Bath. It was painted by Bradford on Avon artist Paul Emsley.

It was first seen in the National Portrait Gallery and attracted much comment - not all of it flattering - but it does have royal approval.

Jane Solomons has the story:

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