Prince Edward opens new chemotherapy unit at North Devon District Hospital

Prince Edward met staff and patients as well as fundraiser who helped bring the new unit about

HRH The Earl of Wessex was in Barnstaple today to officially open the new chemotherapy and day treatment unit at North Devon District Hospital.

Prince Edward was greeted by Mayor of Barnstaple Val Elkins before being led on a tour of the Seamoor Unit, meeting patients, staff, fundraisers and volunteers.

But the real star of the day was a spectacular cake in the shape of a royal crown:

The cake was made by award-winning chef Meg Davis