Royal wedding: William and Kate attend charity gala

The couple looked relaxed and happy as they arrived for the event

Related Stories

Kate Middleton and Prince William have made their first public appearance together since they announced their engagement last month.

The couple attended the Teenage Cancer Trust charity fundraising gala in Thursford, Norfolk.

Miss Middleton, wearing a black and white dress and a fitted black jacket, walked by the prince's side as the couple arrived for the event.

The couple will be married at Westminster Abbey on 29 April.

The prince was guest of honour at Thursford Christmas Spectacular which featured a cast of professional singers, dancers and musicians.

Proceeds from the evening will go towards the £2.5m cost of building the first specialist cancer unit for young people at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

During the interval, William and Miss Middleton planned to meet a group of young cancer patients.

Emilie Van Cutsem, chairman of the Teenage Cancer Trust's East Anglia volunteer committee, who is also a close friend of William and his family, invited the prince to attend the event.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

More UK stories

RSS

Features

  • The Duchess and Duke of Cambridge and Prince GeorgeGorgeous George

    Baby steals show as tour reveals rise in support for monarchy


  • Houses of ParliamentBig impact?

    How a Scottish Yes vote would change the UK Parliament


  • Kim Jong-un visits a children's campThe Notepad Men

    Who are the people who take down Kim Jong-un's every word?


  • Donald Tusk7 days quiz

    What made Poland's prime minister become an internet hit?


  • Beebcoins logoMaking money

    How easy is to coin your own virtual currency?


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.