In Pictures: William and Kate visit Cumbria countryside
They avoided the heavy rain in the east of the country.
Crowds were out in force to welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Cumbria.
William and Kate began their visit in Keswick.
Today The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are celebrating the work of local heroes, farmers, volunteers and those supporting the rural community in Cumbria – starting in Keswick! 🇬🇧👋 pic.twitter.com/SMx7h1i1ec— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) June 11, 2019
Kensington Palace said the royals were visiting the region to celebrate the work of “local heroes, farmers, volunteers and those supporting the rural community”.