• Commonwealth Day recently took place in the UK
  • Duchess Kate wasn't there at the reception
  • Where was she, exactly?

Everything was great, however, Kate was conspicuously absent at the reception. Kate was actually announced for the reception as one of the main guests. So, why exactly did she stay away from the event? Many royal correspondents have been quick to speculate about the reason.

Kate makes the headlines even when she is not there

One theory is that she wanted to pick up her children George, Charlotte and Louis from school. However, this is doubted by columnist Daniela Elsner, among others. There has to be something more serious going on.

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After all, the family would have nannies and other employees who could take on this task, right? So far there is no official explanation for Kate's absence from the reception...

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