The Duchess of Cornwall undertakes a video call with Dame Darcey Bussell and Angela Rippon

With the announcement that The Duchess of Cornwall is to become Vice Patron of the Royal Academy of Dance, Her Royal Highness has undertaken a video call with Dame Darcey Bussell and Angela Rippon to discuss the RAD's Silver Swans programme. 

In taking on the role, The Duchess joins Her Majesty The Queen, who has been Patron of the Royal Academy of Dance since 1953.

Find out more about the Silver Swans programme, and other classes the RAD are offering online, here.

A transcript of the video call is available, here.