The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Receive Blue Peter BadgesDecember 18, 2017 by Personalised Badges
William and Kate received the award for their promotion work on psychological health concerns having an effect on children.
“That’s very touching,” stated William on getting an honour his grandmother has been presented during her Gold Jubilee year.
Kate says getting the badge was “hugely special,” and “a real honour.”
William and Kate will be witnessed receiving their badges in Thursday’s Blue Peter Xmas special on CBBC.
Sir David Attenborough, JK Rowling, Steven Spielberg and David Beckham are amongst a small number of individuals to present the programme’s gold badge.
12 months ago the great
Roald Dahl had become the first person to acquire one after death.
The unique badge is provided to role models and public figures whom demonstrate good understanding of their field and inspire young people across decades.
Nevertheless it will be updated next year when the programme presents a new Diamond badge to indicate its Sixtieth anniversary.
William said it was “amazing” to obtain the badge of honour and promised to compare his together with the Queen’s.
Blue Peter presenters Lindsey Russell and Radzi Chinyanganya had the honour of giving the badges over.