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Charles and Camilla visit Cornwall

Charles and Camilla in Truro during their annual visit last year Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Wire

It's day one of Prince Charles and Camilla's annual summer visit to the West Country.

Today, they'll pay visits to various places in Cornwall, including Bude Castle, Lostwithiel and a children's hospice in Porthpean near St Austell. Tomorrow the Royal party will make their way to Devon.

Prince Charles to visit Devon and Cornwall

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall during a visit to Heartlands Community Regeneration Project in Truro last year. Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Wire

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall will begin an annual tour of Cornwall and Devon on Monday.

They'll visit Bude as well as Lostwithiel on The Duchess's birthday, where the pair will meet members of the community and mark the re-opening of the Duchy Palace.


Royal visit to Devon

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall visit the South West today. Credit: Oli Scarff/PA Wire

Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit Devon today.

As well as talking to business owners in Braunton affected by the recent flooding, they will meet representatives from the emergency services who helped with the clean up effort.

Duchess of Cornwall opens flower festival in Exeter

The Duchess of Cornwall at Exeter Cathedral Credit: ITV News

The Duchess of Cornwall is at Exeter's historic cathedral this morning

She is there to give the royal seal of approval to the Majesty flower festival, which uses more than 22,000 sumptuous blooms.

The Duchess of Cornwall meets schoolchildren during a visit to Exeter Cathedral Credit: ITV News

The festival has meant a complete transformation of the stunning cathedral.