Saturday, 2 Dec 2023

Kate looked ‘confident’ at Leeds visit as Princess urged to do more trips abroad

Kate Middleton visits textile factory in Leeds

Princess Kate once again shone as she travelled to Leeds today to tour the AW Hainsworth textiles mill, while Prince William stayed at home.

This is the most recent of many occasions this month where the star royal couple have carried out engagements alone, as Kate has been around the UK while William ventured to New York for two days last week.

Royal expert Richard Fitzwilliams hailed the Prince and Princess of Wales as the “future of the monarchy”, and expressed his wish that they will soon return to touring together.

He told “William and Catherine and their children are the future of the monarchy. Their joint and solo events are always popular and when they champion a cause it invariably gives it a boost.

“Whilst William took a solo trip to New York, Catherine visited the Royal Naval Air Station at Yeovilton where she has been appointed Commodore in Chief of Fleet Air Arm, and HMP High Down in Surrey, which was linked to her work with the Forward Trust and ahead of Addiction Awareness Week.

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“She also attended a Rugby World Cup match in Marseille.

“Her body language looked confident. Her new 1970s ‘Farrah Fawcett’ hairstyle looked gorgeous, she had poise and hopefully she and William will be maximising their popularity with more trips abroad shortly.”

Kate’s emerald trouser suit in Leeds today wowed onlookers, although she did appear to suffer a slight wardrobe malfunction after her trousers got stuck on her shoes.

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The Princess’s suit is by Burberry, as fashion expert Miranda Holder believes Kate’s recent love of suits points to her changing role in the Royal Family.

She told “It was announced earlier this year that the Palace would no longer release details of what and who Kate is wearing.

“Most probably in an attempt to focus the world’s media on the important work the royals conduct rather than their fashion choices, but despite this recent lack of information, Kate is still hailed as a fashion icon globally, with the ‘Kate effect’ bringing good fortune to the brands she champions.

“Perhaps this is why Kate’s image seems to have evolved yet again, with the Princess wearing more and more suits in her latest role, and wearing them exclusively for royal appointments since she returned from the summer break.”

The textiles mill AW Hainsworth has an interesting link to Kate’s father Michael Middleton and his ancestors, as the royal’s paternal ancestors owned the Leeds-based wool manufacturer and merchant William Lupton & Co, which was established in 1783.

In 1958, just nine years after Kate’s father was born, her great-great grandfather sold William Lupton & Co to AW Hainsworth.

During her time at the mill the Princess toured the facilities to learn more about the industry, as well as its relationship to her own family.

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