Prince meets Glastonbury founder

The Prince of Wales last night met Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the charity WaterAid.

They were joined by a host of supporters at a reception at Clarence House to recognise the organisation’s achievement in providing almost 16 million people from the world’s poorest communities with safe water.

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In partnership with the festival on Mr Eavis’s Worthy Farm, it has raised hundreds of thousands of pounds. The Prince has been president of the charity for 20 years.