Why Kate Middleton is not happy about Prince William’s latest trip

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    Prince William spent the day watching one of the world’s top motorcycle races yesterday, the Isle of Man TT 2018.

    The Duke of Cambridge has long been a fan of the sport, getting his motorbike license when he was 19, and is reported to own a Ducati Hypermotard.

    But, ahead of the event, it sounds like his wife Kate Middleton wasn’t too impressed by his plans.

    ‘When I said I was going to the Isle of Man for an official visit she said, “Really?” the Duke said at the event.

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    The Duchess of Cambridge has previously shared her disdain for the dangerous hobby, telling a member of the public, ‘it always fills me with horror when he goes out on [his bike]!’ in 2015.

    ‘I’m terrified. Hopefully, I’m going to keep George off it,’ she added.

    However, it looks like William doesn’t spend as much time on the bike now that he has three children.

    ‘I’m a father of three, I have to tone it down [now],’ he admitted on Wednesday. ‘I miss the big trips, for me it was always about being with everyone else.’

    We’re sure Kate is much happier for it!

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