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In Pictures: Harry urges people to share problems on World Mental Health Day

The Duke of Sussex carried out engagements in Nottingham and teamed up with Ed Sheeran, while others shared their thoughts on social media.

The Duke of Sussex meets students at the Nottingham Academy during his visit to mark World Mental Health Day (Eamonn M McCormack/PA)
The Duke of Sussex meets students at the Nottingham Academy during his visit to mark World Mental Health Day (Eamonn M McCormack/PA)

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The Duke of Sussex visited a school to highlight one of the campaigns close to his heart on World Mental Health Day.

Harry, who had already teamed up with singer Ed Sheeran to raise awareness of the issue, made a visit to the Nottingham Academy.

Elsewhere, Newcastle University is pioneering a dog-walking scheme to help students navigate the stresses and strains of studying, while celebrities including Wayne Rooney and Piers Morgan were among those to share their thoughts on the subject.

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Harry in Nottingham (Eamonn M McCormack/PA)
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Harry brought his message to a young audience (Eamonn M McCormack/PA)
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Harry is greeted by Trevor Rose as he arrives at the Community Recording Studio in Nottingham during his visit to mark World Mental Health Day (Joe Giddens/PA)
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with mental health campaigner Ben West (Victoria Jones/PA)
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The teenager delivered a 210,000-strong petition calling for compulsory mental health first aid training for teachers (Victoria Jones/PA)
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Bessie, a three-year-old Jack Russell, is helping students at Newcastle University deal with stress (Owen Humphreys/PA)
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Students Paige Coope and James Woods get to know each other while walking Bessie (Owen Humphreys/PA)
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Research has suggested that walking in nature spots like the Lake District can improve mental health (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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