In Pictures: William takes break from new son to join Harry in centre visit

A London charity got two princes for the price of one on Thursday evening, when new father William joined his brother Harry at the opening of a centre providing sport, coaching and social facilities for young people in the local community.

Royal opening of the Greenhouse Centre
(Toby Melville/PA)

The centre, run by the charity Greenhouse Sports, will provide a safe place where young people will receive intensive coaching designed to improve their future life outcomes and raise their aspirations.

The two princes share a joke (Toby Melville/PA)
(Toby Melville/PA)

During the opening of the facility in Marylebone, central London, William and Harry were given a tour and met some of the young people benefiting from the Greenhouse Centre.

Prince William (left) and Prince Harry at the opening the Greenhouse Centre in London (Toby Melville/PA)
(Toby Melville/PA)

On the day that William was announced as Harry's best man for his wedding to Meghan Markle, the Duke of Cambridge was also given presents from well-wishers for his new son, who was born earlier this week.

Prince William receives a gift for his new baby (Toby Melville/PA)
(Toby Melville/PA)
It appeared that Prince William approved of the gift (Toby Melville/PA)
(Toby Melville/PA)

Housed in a Grade II* listed deconsecrated church, the centre will be accessible to local schools and community members of all ages, and will provide teenagers with the opportunity to work with high-quality coaches and get active.

Royal opening of the Greenhouse Centre
(Toby Melville/PA)

The Greenhouse Centre will also be the home for a national table tennis performance club in partnership with Table Tennis England.

Prince William plays table tennis (Toby Melville/PA)
(Toby Melville/PA)

Greenhouse Sports was the first delivery partner in London for Coach Core, the national coaching apprenticeship scheme run by Harry's Royal Foundation.

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