Saturday, November 18, 2023
Princess of Wales Kate Middleton has shared her first video statement hours after her sister-in-law Meghan Markle said that she and Prince Harry were preparing to make a major announcement.
The future queen surprised royal fans with an appearance on Children in Need on Friday evening.
She delivered a video message to open the 2023 edition of the popular BBC programme.
The Princess of Wales uploaded her video message on X, formerly Twitter, handle.
Kate Middleton says: "Hello everyone. I’m delighted that Children in Need have invited me to open this evening’s show.
"Tonight is all about helping to support, champion and empower all children to be the very best they can be, which is crucial for their future health and happiness."
The mother of three also explained how her campaign Shaping Us, which focuses on the early years, has helped support Children in Need.
Kate said: "Our relationships, surroundings and experiences during the earliest years lay the foundations that shape the rest of our lives."
Kate Middleton’s video message came hours after Meghan Markle attended a glitzy event in Los Angeles where she made a major announcement.
Meghan said that she and her husband Prince Harry were preparing to make a major announcement.
The Duchess of Sussex said, "We have so many exciting things on the slate. I can't wait until we can announce them, but I'm just really proud of what we're creating.
"My husband is loving it too which is really fun."