Child overcome with emotion during royal visit

Kate visits Sunshine House - Peckham

The Duchess of Cambridge visited the Sunshine House Children and Young People's Centre in London and it was too much for one young child to handle.

At first the youngster could be seen clinging to the neck of his mum who was carrying him outside - just metres from the royal.

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The Duchess of Cambridge meets the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Camberwell, south London.
The Duchess of Cambridge during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Peckham, south London.
The Duchess of Cambridge meets the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Camberwell, south London.
The Duchess of Cambridge meets the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Camberwell, south London.
The Duchess of Cambridge meets the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Camberwell, south London.
The Duchess of Cambridge meets the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in Camberwell, south London.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: To further her research and engagement with the Early Years sector, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits Sunshine House Children and Young Peopleâs Health and Development Centre to meet with the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team and highlight the valuable work that they do on September 19, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Vogler - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Britain's Kate, Duchess of Cambridge meets members of staff during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in London, Thursday Sept. 19, 2019. (Ian Vogler/Pool via AP)
Britain's Kate, Duchess of Cambridge meets members of staff during a visit to Sunshine House Children and Young People's Health and Development Centre in London, Thursday Sept. 19, 2019. (Ian Vogler/Pool via AP)
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After moving inside, the child, thumb in mouth, stayed silent as Kate greeted them warmly but as soon as a bouquet of flowers was passed onto the duchess, the child fled to the safety of his mum's neck again.

Kate was at the centre in London to meet with the Southwark Family Nurse Partnership team and highlight the work that they do.

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