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Last Updated: Tuesday, 30 May 2006, 20:12 GMT 21:12 UK
In pictures: Royal Scottish tour

Prince Charles and Camilla walking

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall started their first official engagement as a couple in Scotland

Prince Charles and Camilla visit a jewellery shop

The tour started with a visit to Lily Jewellery and Accessories in Castle Douglas

Camilla in a jewellery shop

The shop was set up by a 25-year-old local woman with help from the Prince of Wales' Scottish Youth Business Trust

Prince Charles

The couple were also given a tour of Threave House and Gardens in Castle Douglas

Prince Charles and Camilla in Craigmillar

Later in the day, Prince Charles and Camilla met young people from Edinburgh involved in a one-day clean-up

Prince Charles at Niddrie Burn

The conservationists demonstrated how the project was improving the local environment

Prince Charles with local young people

Charles laughed and chatted with the youngsters, who had been knee-deep in water and mud moments earlier

Prince Charles meets a local

Members of the team explained how they had benefited from the project

The Duchess of Cornwall

Camilla appeared relaxed throughout the engagements

Prince Charles, Camilla and Presiding Officer George Reid

In the evening, the couple went to the Scottish Parliament to attend a reception hosted by Presiding Officer George Reid

Royal couple start Scottish tour
30 May 06 |  South of Scotland


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