Lotte of fun for polo princess – Daily News


 Four-year-old brother George, who is often shy in public, seemed to get into the swing of things, too, as he played with a toy gun and picture, though he was later spotted being comforted by his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, 36  She looked relaxed and happy in a £39.99 Zara dress matched with Russell & Bromley wedges  They were all enjoying the sunshine while watching Prince William compete in the Maserati Royal Charity Polo Trophy at Beaufort Polo Club in Gloucestershire  Fans were delighted with their surprise appearance when they descended on Tetbury for a day of fun  Among the many activities on offer were rural demonstrations, a tented shopping village and a traditional funfair  The children also played with their cousins Savannah, seven, and Isla, six, who are the daughters of Peter Phillips, Princess Anne’s son, and his wife Autumn  Just the day before, the children became the surprise hit of the Queen’s birthday celebrations when they were spotted giggling on the Buckingham Palace balcony  William, 35, showed off his polo skills as he rode around the pitch for the Maserati team  They beat the Dhamani 1969 side 6 to 5.5. The match was part of a two-day festival where tickets cost up to £150 a head  It was also part of a series of charitable polo matches that William and Prince Harry will play in this summer  The brothers have taken part in polo fixtures in support of their charities since 2007, and have continued each year since, raising over £11million for charitable causes to date  Yesterday’s match was in aid of cancer research and treatment at the Royal Marsden in London, which William supports as president, and Centrepoint homeless charity, of which he is patron  Celebrities attending the first day of the event, which is a highlight of the equestrian calendar, included TV presenter Carol Vorderman, The Bill actress Lisa Maxwell and former Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond

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