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In pictures: William the student prince
Prince William shopping
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New pictures of Prince William were released to the press in return for allowing him privacy at St Andrews University.
Prince William at newsagents
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The 21-year-old visited a newsagents in the town - the first time the local community has been involved in his pictures.
Prince William at newsagent till
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William, in the third year of a four-year degree, bought snacks and magazines including The Economist and The Field.
Prince William off to post a letter
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As the prince left to post a letter, shop assistant Jennifer Murray said he was "a bit smarter than a lot of the students".
Prince William practices his golf swing
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At a local golf range the prince admitted he was no Tiger Woods and warned bystanders to keep a safe distance.
Prince William after his gold practice
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He said he would be doing his Christmas shopping at the last minute, but would get brother Harry something "extra special".

The BBC's Nicholas Witchell
"Just an ordinary student - that, at least, is how Prince William wishes it could be"

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