Live updates

Royal visit for Exeter Flower Festival

The Duchess of Cornwall has been in Exeter today, visiting a Flower Festival at the city's cathedral. More than 300 flower arrangers have created thousands of displays celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

The Duchess met dignitaries and local school children on her whistle-stop tour, as Kathy Wardle reports.


Jubilee flower festival at Exeter Cathedral

The first flower festival in 13 years starts this morning at Exeter Cathedral. It marks the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the culmination of an appeal to raise funds for restoration projects. The event which runs until Sunday will showcase the work of the Cathedral's 65 flower arrangers.

Flower festival held at Exeter Cathedral to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Credit: ITV Westcountry