"We just want to say a huge thank you to you guys and well done in keeping it all going," Prince William added. "Please pass on many messages of support for all the staff and all the volunteers. They're doing a great job."
Casterton Primary is currently operating as an open hub for four other academies –Castercliff Primary Academy, Pendle Primary Academy, Colne Primet Academy and West Craven High School – which are part of the Pendle Education Trust.
Unsurprisingly, the duchess nailed her Zoom meeting ensemble (a skill we have been struggling to perfect for weeks), managing to look professional with a dash of laid-back cool during her very first royal engagement conducted via video call. For the occasion, Kate opted for a mustard-yellow Zara sweater with bell sleeve details. While her exact pick may be sold out, we've rounded up our favourite alternatives so that you too can nail WFH style like the duchess.
Reformation Cashmere and wool-blend sweater, $238; net-a-porter.com.au
BA&SH Eric chunky knit jumper, $303; farfetch.com
Isabel Marant Étoile Cable Knit Jumper, $411; farfetch.com