Great Kate Project: the duchess comes into her own


Great Kate Project: the duchess comes into her own

2019 heralded a new era for the once-shy Duchess of Cambridge. Now she’s a confident queen-in-waiting

Eleanor Steafel

For many years she was the royal who was seen but barely heard. Elegant and poised, but rather nervous in the spotlight, the Duchess of Cambridge was once among the more reticent members of the royal family. That is, it seems, until now.

For 2019 appeared to herald a new era for the 37-year-old mother of three, as she began to step into her new role of queen-in-waiting.

She has been growing in confidence when it comes to speaking in public, ramping up her work for causes with which she clearly shares a genuine affinity, and taking on a more prominent role in The Firm...

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