You don't see this every day. Prince William and Duchess Kate stepped in as hosts of a royal garden party on Wednesday. The gathering was at Buckingham Palace, where William and Kate joined Prince Edward and Sophie Wessex in representing Queen Elizabeth II.
For the Queen: William and Kate host a garden party
The Queen no longer attends garden parties due to her mobility issues, so the royal couples stood in for her this time. And it was actually a bit rainy as they hosted the event.
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