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Duke of Cambridge visits University of Oxford to see major investment projects

The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, visits the University of Oxford Credit: Joe Giddens/ PA WIRE

Crowds have lined the streets of Oxford today - despite the rain - hoping to catch a glimpse of Prince William. The Duke of Cambridge was in the city to see three major investment projects at the University.

He began his day at the Weston Library where he spent a lot of time outside chatting to local schoolchildren about their favourite books. Kate Bunkall reports.

The Duke spent time talking to schoolchildren


Wills plays polo as he waits for baby

The Duke of Cambridge enjoyed a game of polo as the wait continues for the Duchess to give birth to their first child.

The Duke of Cambridge with Prince Harry at a charity polo match Credit: PA Images

William was on the opposite team to his brother, Prince Harry, at the event held at musical impresario Andrew Lloyd Webber's Berkshire estate yesterday.

It's not far from Bucklebury, Kate's family home. Her parents still live there and it's where she plans to stay after baby's arrival.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Credit: PA Images

Andrew Lloyd Webber's event - called the Kent and Curwen Royal Charity Polo Cup - was held in aid of Sentebale and the Tusk Trust charities, which the Princes support.

Harry's team won the game with a last-minute goal, and he was awarded the most valuable player award.

Meanwhile bookmakers Coral said the odds on Kate giving birth today had shortened from 5/1 to 4/1 after a flurry of bets.

Prince Harry & Prince William to visit Help for Heroes

Prince Harry, the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke of Cambridge recently visited the set of the Harry Potter films Credit: Chris Jackson/PA Wire

The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry will visit Tedworth House in Tidworth later as they offically open the new Help for Heroes Recovery Centre.