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Kate Middleton is here to put you to sleep.
To help mark Children’s Mental Health Week, the Duchess of Cambridge is joining the BBC program ‘CBebies Bedtime Story’ to read a story.
Children’s Mental Health Week runs from February 7-13.
The mother of three chose The owl who was afraid of the dark by Jill Tomlinson to fit into the theme “Growing Together”.
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The story is about a baby barn owl Plop who finds help in others as he shares his fears and grows confident.
Patricia Hidalgo, Director of BBC Children’s and Education, said: “I couldn’t be prouder to have the Duchess read a bedtime story from CBeebies as we mark the 20th anniversary of our CBeebies and CBBC channels. It’s such a special and relevant tale that perfectly captures the theme of this year’s Children’s Mental Health Week. I can’t wait to see her deliver her own version of such a classic story and I’m sure our audience can’t either.
The Duchess has a long history of supporting early childhood experiences, including launching the first Children’s Mental Health Week in 2015 and establishing the Royal Foundation Center for Early Childhood in June 2021.
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Many celebrities have read stories about “CBebies Bedtime Story”, including Chris Evans, Tom Hardy, Rosamund Pike and Isla Fisher.
Kate’s Storytime will take place on February 13 at 6:50 p.m. BST.