Camilla gives Queen Elizabeth II’s Paddington Barnardo’s charity
Camilla, the Queen Consort, has given Paddington Bear toys to children cared for by the Barnardo’s charity.
The bears were originally left outside royal residences by mourners, when Queen Elizabeth II died in September.
Camilla was joined by actor Hugh Bonneville who plays the role of Mr Brown in two Paddington films.
Queen Elizabeth’s association with the bear began when she appeared in a sketch with him, to mark her Platinum Jubilee.
In other news – Tory MPs urge PM to change law to ease migrant crisis
More than 50 Tory MPs have urged PM Rishi Sunak to alter “quirks” in modern slavery laws to make it easier to send some migrants home.
The letter, arranged by former Brexit secretary David Davis, demands those traveling from “safe countries”, such as Albania, be returned more quickly. Learn more