During the television BAFTAs on Sunday, May 8, Prince William and Kate Middleton received an award for their Earthshot award ceremony, which highlights personalities committed to an ecological point of view.
On Sunday May 8, the 2022 edition of the British Academy Television Awards. The award ceremony took place at the Royal Festival Hall in London. During the evening, moderated by Richard Ayoade, Prince William made an appearance, not on stage, but via video pre-recorded. Facing the camera, the husband of Kate Middleton recalled the importance of taking care of our planet. Indeed, very committed to the environment, the Duke of Cambridge has had the privilege of seeing the Earthshot 2021 prize awarded, as being the best live event.
This price is awarded by the Royal Foundation, represented by Prince William and his wife. It aims to highlight personalities who fight for the protection of the earth. In his message to the camera, the father of George, Charlotte and Louis expressed his hope that the creators of shows and other programs do “environmental issues a priority”. “Now more than ever, they have a unique opportunity to ensure that climate change and sustainable development remain at the forefront of our collective consciousness”he said, continuing enthusiastically: “By creating innovative, educational and emotional content for television, authors and producers play a unique role in ensuring that the future of our planet is something we all want to talk about.”
“Invaluable work” to protect the planet
Prince William also launched, with hindsight: “Over the past year, we’ve seen fantastic examples of this across a wide variety of programs and genres. I hope you all will continue to carry on your invaluable work, keeping environmental issues high on the programming agenda in the years to come.” Further proof that the duke and his wife have every intention of fighting to raise awareness on this important subject… In addition, on their Twitter account following the BAFTA ceremony, the two main members of the royal family British made a point of sharing their “pride” with respect to “the whole team that is behind the Earthshot Prize“. “It is a pleasure to work with all of you and this award sets the bar high for inspiring and sustainable live events around the world”can we also read on the tweet.
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Kate Middleton and Prince William “so proud”: this prestigious award they have just received