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In Pictures: Duchess of Cambridge helps out at baby charity

Kate put on a floral face mask, a move which shows how the monarchy is adhering to coronavirus guidelines like the rest of the country.

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The Duchess of Cambridge has worn a face mask at a royal event for the first time as she revealed that stories of families struggling during lockdown had moved her to tears.

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Kate described how she wept after a previous trip to a baby bank, which provides essential items to mothers in need like nappies and infant clothes, when she helped out at a similar project in Sheffield.

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The duchess’s tour of Baby Basics UK in South Yorkshire highlighted her efforts to spearhead a donation drive which has seen shops like John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury’s and Tesco give more than 10,000 new goods to baby banks across the country.

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