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It’s ‘absolutely fine’ if one of my kids is LGBT, says Prince William

The duke admits he would be nervous about any ‘hate’ and ‘persecution’ the children would face

Hannah Furness

The Duke of Cambridge has said he would support his three children if they identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender in the future, insisting he would “fully support” them. 

During a visit on Wednesday to a charity that helps LGBT+ homeless young people, the duke said it would be “absolutely fine by me” if Prince George, 5, Princess Charlotte, 4, or one-year-old Prince Louis later identified as LGBT+.

He also spoke of his fears about a “backlash”, admitting he would be nervous about any “hate” and “persecution” they might face because of their position in the royal family...

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