The Duchess of Cornwall is on the oche - but where did Camilla get her Norwich City darts?

The Duchess of Cornwall plays with Norwich City FC darts at The Bell pub in Purleigh, Essex  Picture: Arthur Edwards The Duchess of Cornwall plays with Norwich City FC darts at The Bell pub in Purleigh, Essex Picture: Arthur Edwards

Thursday, January 30, 2014
11:49 AM

The Duchess of Cornwall and the Prince of Wales enjoyed some traditional entertainment during a visit to an Essex pub – throwing darts decorated with the unmistakable Canary motif of Norwich City Football Club.

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The Duchess of Cornwall plays with Norwich City FC darts at The Bell pub in Purleigh, Essex  Picture: Arthur EdwardsThe Duchess of Cornwall plays with Norwich City FC darts at The Bell pub in Purleigh, Essex Picture: Arthur Edwards

The couple mingled with the locals at The Bell in Purleigh, although their mode of transport was beyond the means of most regulars at the country pub, as they arrived in style by royal helicopter.

During their visit yesterday, Prince Charles pulled a pint for Camilla before the couple headed for the dartboard.

There, the duchess played with darts whose yellow and green flights clearly indicated a Canaries fan has made a home in this part of Essex.

Are these your darts? Or do you know how they came to be at the pub? Contact chris.hill@archant.co.uk or call 01362 854701.

5 comments

  • thank you keith S

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    docan

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

  • Aaaagghh! Nooooo!

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    Hants Canary

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

  • I bet the darts fell well short of their target!

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    KeithS

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

  • Her technique looks a bit off. Loose grip, not near her sight, but the concentration looks to be there, I'll give her that.

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    Whiley Boy

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

  • Good to see she supports a decent Football team

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    Derek McDonald

    Thursday, January 30, 2014

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