Did Kate and William meet earlier than they went to St Andrew’s and did she actually purchase a Huge Concern from him?

Did Kate Middleton and Prince William meet earlier than St Andrew’s? Here is what we all know in regards to the validity of that scene in The Crown.

Following the discharge of season 6 half 2, some viewers are questioning the place was The Crown filmed, and the way a lot fact is in these episodes? Specifically, many are interested in episode 7, Alma Mater, which raised many questions on how the Prince and Princess of Wales first met, significantly because the present appeared to counsel that the royal couple really met a number of years earlier than they went to school collectively.

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Within the episode, Kate and Carole Middleton had been buying in London once they all of the sudden noticed Prince William and Princess Diana gathering cash for homelessness by promoting Huge Concern magazines. Kate gave the Princess a £5 word and was thanked for the ‘beneficiant’ donation by the Princess who then requested for her identify. Carole replied ‘Catherine’ and Kate replied ‘Kate’s high quality’ and had a lingering look with Prince William who handed her the journal and stated thanks and Merry Christmas.

This then prompted Kate to return dwelling and reduce out images of the Prince, saying ‘He appears variety, and has a pleasant face.’ Carole then gave her a speech about how she ought to by no means assume that anybody is out of her league and he or she might most actually get anybody she desires. However did this incident actually occur? Did Kate and William meet earlier than they went to St Andrew’s collectively?

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Though The Crown means that Kate and William met in December 1996 briefly, there may be nothing to corroborate this. Princess Diana did assist many homeless charities and not too long ago Prince William was snapped promoting the Huge Concern in London, so this storyline does have a grounding of fact, however Kate and William didn’t meet till a few years after Diana’s loss of life. Each the Prince and Princess have claimed many occasions that they met in 2001, at St Andrew’s.