Royal Family gifts include HARRY number plate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Tuvalu
Image caption The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Tuvalu as part of their royal tours in 2012

A personalised "HARRY" number plate, palm floor mats and a bio fireplace were among gifts given to the Royal Family on overseas tours in 2012.

The various gifts were given to the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry.

Lists of presents have been released by Clarence House and St James's Palace.

It come days after a list of gifts sent to the Queen during her Diamond Jubilee year was also released.

Prince Charles and Camilla visited Norway, Denmark and Sweden in March, Canada in May and Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand in November.

Prince Charles was given a bio fireplace - which is ecologically friendly - in Denmark.

And he and his wife were also given a portable water filtration unit in Sweden.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Singapore, Malaysia, the Solomon Islands and Tuvalu in September.

Among the gifts they received were six pairs of shoes, two clutch bags and a traditional dress, all given to Catherine in Malaysia.

She and her husband were jointly given eight woven palm floor mats.

Prince Harry toured Belize, the Bahamas, Jamaica and Brazil in March.

In the Bahamas, Prince Harry was given a cape and a magnifying glass among other gifts. He left Brazil with the number plate spelling "HARRY".

Corgi knitwear

According to a spokeswoman for Prince Charles and Camilla, the lists show the destinations and dates of each tour, the recipient of the gift, the giver, and a brief description of the gift.

Individuals who have given gifts have their names recorded by the office but do not expect to be named publicly, she added.

Gifts are also recorded when they have been received from unidentified members of the public during the course of official engagements and events held on royal tours.

Meanwhile, a knitted tea cosy, 19 tea towels, nine jigsaws and honorary ownership of a baby llama were all among the gifts sent to the Queen for her Diamond Jubilee.

Buckingham Palace publishes a list of official gifts received by the Royal Family every year, and its publication earlier this month showed that Her Majesty received such gifts as 436 books, 235 CDs and DVDs and 81 pieces of embroidery or knitting.

One of the pieces of knitting included a tea cosy depicting the monarch and her beloved Corgi dogs.

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