Duke and Duchess of Rothesay visit Black Watch families at Fort George

Royal couple boost morale at barracks

By Iain Ramage and Jane Candlish

Published: 05/06/2009

The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay paid a morale-boosting visit to a Highland barracks yesterday, speaking to families of Black Watch soldiers serving in Afghanistan and colleagues recently returned from the battle zone.

Their trip to Fort George, near Inverness, was the first of three engagements during the day.

Prince Charles and Camilla went on to open an environmental centre in memory of broadcaster Magnus Magnusson and to praise a community which worked tirelessly to raise funds to restore the historic spa pavilion at Strathpeffer

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