The Duchess of Cornwall Participates in the ‘Improve your English’ Class in London

On February 16, 2012, Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cornwall participated in the event, “Improve Your English”, held at the St. James Park Tube Station in London.

The Duchess, who is patron of the National Literacy Trust, the Wicked Young Writers’ Award, Booktrust and First Story, met with “…Transport for London (TfL) employees who are taking part in Improve Your English course…”

During the event, the Duchess of Cornwall read an extract from Tony Parsons novel, Beyond The Bounty.  When asked how she felt reading aloud to the students the Duchess replied, “…it was nerve wrecking…”

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Sources: Press Association and