Prince William and Duchess Kate at their first joint appearance in 2022

During the holiday season and the start of the year, things have been quiet as far as official appearances from the royal family are concerned. Now Prince William and Duchess Kate have been together again after seven weeks.

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While it’s due the Prince Andrew abuse scandal and a threat to the government from Prince Harry Already in the first weeks of the new year there was a lot of shaking in the British royal family, but Prince William and Duchess Kate were initially quiet. In addition to photos published for Kate’s 40th birthday on January 9, William also showed up at an inauguration. Now the couple was on their first date together in almost 50 days.

Duchess Kate and Prince William visited the Foundling Museum in London on Wednesday morning. Queen Elizabeth II’s 39-year-old grandson chose a gray tones look for the occasion: a checked jacket, sweater and white shirt underneath, paired with simple casual-style trousers and brown suede shoes. Duchess Kate opted for an all-over look in dark blue with a turtleneck sweater and wide trousers, over which she wore a coat in a lighter shade of blue as a splash of color. According to the British newspaper “Daily Mail”, she combined earrings from the Accessorize brand worth around 8.40 euros.

William and Kate in front of the Foundling Museum (Source: IMAGO / i Images)William and Kate in front of the Foundling Museum (Source: IMAGO / i Images)

Since 2019, Kate has been the patron of the museum, which tells the story of Foundling Hospital, the UK’s first children’s charity and public art gallery. During their appointment, William and Kate participated in a round table discussion to learn more about the care sector and meet with representatives from all parts of the system.

William and Kate were last seen together at the Christmas concert hosted by the Duchess in London’s Westminster Abbey. This took place on December 8, 2021. By taking a seat at a grand piano and accompanying singer Tom Walker, Kate caused a surprise at the event.