Prince William has come a long way from the cheeky little boy who captured the nation's heart.
Having now celebrated a successful year of marriage with Kate Middleton, William and his bride have given the monarchy a bright and modern future.
As the future King prepares to turn 30, we take a look back at his journey from boy to man.
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All the news as Duchess Kate's due date draws close...