The Queen invests Charles as Prince of Wales at Caernarfon Castle
As the 40th anniversary approaches of the investiture of the Prince of Wales, we want your pictures and memories of the occasion.
On 1 July 1969, the 21-year-old Prince Charles became Prince of Wales at Caernarfon Castle.
The investiture saw celebrations in many areas of Wales, while it was also conducted against a background of protests by some nationalists.
Four decades on, Wales is a very different place, having undergone huge social, political and industrial change.
In those 40 years, the prince has developed his own interests, and gained an outspoken reputation on issues such as architecture and the environment.
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