Duchess Camilla Spent Her Birthday With Some Bizarre New Friends
Duchess Camilla turned 72 years old on July 17th, 2019 and to celebrate, she spent the day with Prince Charles at a royal engagement with some unlikely furry friends. Keep scrolling to see the pictures!
Duchess Camilla and Prince Charles attended a picnic in Exmoor National Park where the staff sang to Camilla for her 72nd birthday and they had a very impressive cake! Even though Camilla had to spend her birthday on royal duty, they seemed to have a lovely time visiting and chatting with members of the Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary as well as the donkeys themselves! The Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary was celebrating their 50th anniversary.
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The Duchess of Cornwall today visited @donkeysanctuarysidmouth to celebrate the 50th anniversary of @donkeysanctuary. The charity runs 10 sanctuaries around the UK and Europe, giving lifelong care to over 6,000 donkeys and mules. The visit coincided with Her Royal Highness's birthday, and as a present The Duchess was invited to name the sanctuary's new foal! HRH decided on the name Sweetpea, and will receive updates on the little donkey's progress as she grows up. Swipe through the album for photos of Sweetpea ⬅️ PA
Lovely day for a picnic
Charles and Camilla are currently on a three day tour of Cornwall and Devon. During their visit yesterday, they were treated to an impressive cake display which was to represent the national park they were visiting. Camilla also got to visit some other animals as well and was greeted by many picnic attendees.
Duchess Camilla celebrates her 72nd birthday
In what appeared to be a nice day for her birthday, Duchess Camilla also received many well wishes from fans through social media. Charles and Camilla's official Instagram account is @ClarenceHouse where you can follow their everyday royal duties as a couple.