Caring Kate on "aunty" duty with her bridesmaid Lady Louise

Caring Kate on
Having made no secret of the fact that she”s ready to start a family, the Duchess of Cambridge always enjoys having young children around.

On Thursday, it was her husband”s little cousin who was the object of her attention at the Paralympics.

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Lady Louise Windsor, the eight-year-old daughter of Prince Edward and the Countess of Wessex, had a seat next to Kate at the Velodrome.

The Duchess spent much of her time leaning over chatting to the little girl, no doubt explaining the finer points of the cycling.

William and Kate are attending a number of events at the Paralympics on Thursday in their role as Ambassadors for the event.