PUBLISHED: 04:58, Wed, Jan 6, 2021 | UPDATED: 04:58, Wed, Jan 6, 2021
The Duke of Cambridge secretly volunteered with homeless charity The Passage, where he packed meals and spoke to people in emergency accommodation. The centre shared images on its social media channels showing the Duke wearing a face mask and apron as he prepared food packages.
The snaps - which gathered more than 340 likes and 570 on Instagram and Twitter respectively - were quickly swarmed with messages from Royal Fans hailing the Duke for his service to the community.
In the tweet, the shelter wrote: “Because we thought you might need a good news story!
“If we've learnt anything from previous lockdowns, it's the willingness and determination of so many to do what they can to help.
“We would like to thank staff and volunteers for their work at this time.”
Prince William delights fans after secret homeless shelter visit (Image: Getty)
Twitter users replied to the tweet heaping praise on William and other volunteers at the charity.
One person wrote: “Well done Prince William. It’s wonderful seeing you helping out these amazing charities.”
Another user added: “I love this so much!! His Royal Highness is so amazing and down to earth!
“I have a lot of respect for him. Well done and thank you to all volunteers.”
The news came after a documentary claimed Prince Philip used to