Item ITN/5/8/277 - Prince Charles in the water while windsurfing

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Prince Charles in the water while windsurfing


  • 7 August 1980 (Creation)

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(1955 - present)

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Off Cowes, Isle of Wight. Today's composite picture of Prince Charles undergoing various hazardous angles of his latest water sport, wind surfing, off Cowes, Isle of Wight. The Prince took frequent duckings into the Solent and came up grinning. Between wind surfers and the deep water is little more than an ordinary surf board, and there is the need to fight continuously to balance a wind-filled sail

Broadcast Date: 7 August 1980

Agency: Press Association

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