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“You look after it”: Catherine, Princess of Wales’ generous deed for one of her youngest royal fans

It was during a very special solo outing.
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During her inaugural visit to Colham Manor Children’s Centre in Hillingdon, west London, Catherine, Princess of Wales proved once again she’s delightful as ever during an adorable interaction with a three-year-old boy named Akeem.

The patron of the Maternal Mental Health Alliance looked as elegant as ever in a moss green floor length cashmere coat over a knitted green dress, adorned with a remembrance poppy. Her long brown locks cascaded over her shoulders.

While on the outing, Catherine was greeted by a chatty Akeem, and the princess was more than happy to oblige in a conversation with the three-year-old.

Catherine made her inaugural visit to Colham Manor Children’s Centre in Hillingdon, west London.

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“My name is Catherine,” the royal introduced herself after Akeem inquired. “Very nice to meet you,” she continued.

The Duchess of Cornwall then asked if Akeem had a poppy, before offering her own to the young boy.

“You can have my poppy,” she said as she removed it from her coat.

The Princess of Wales gave her poppy to Akeem.

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“Do you know what this is for?” Catherine asked as she handed Akeem the poppy. “It’s remembering all the soldiers who died in the war.

“There you go that’s for you, you look after it,” she continued. “Is there a teacher here or your mummy? Is your mmmy here? Shall I give her the pin in case she wants to put it on?”

The princess then introduced herself to another child, asking after her name.

WATCH: Princess of Wales’ sweet moment with three-year-old boy Akeem, Article continues after video

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The future Queen Consort also marked the visit on the Prince and Princess of Wales Instagram, sharing photos from inside the centre.

“A wonderful first visit with the Maternal Mental Health Alliance this morning, seeing its work and the benefit a holistic approach brings to so many mothers and families,” the caption read.

“Spending some time with new mothers, understanding more about their experiences of mental health and how integrated services are making a real difference in the community.”

“A wonderful first visit with the Maternal Mental Health Alliance this morning,” the caption read.

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Royal fans were quick to flood the comments with messages of support.

“They deserve immense respect for the great work they do 👏👏 Thank you, Your Highness, for supporting this fantastic organisation ❤️😊,” one user wrote.

“Such an important place for Her Royal Highness to visit 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻💚💚💚💚,” another added.

“This is commendable. Thank you Princess Catherine.💕,” a third penned.

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