Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George; born 14 November 1948) is the heir apparent to the British throne as the eldest son of Elizabeth II. He has been Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay since 1952, and he is the oldest and longest-serving heir apparent in British history.
He is also the longest-serving Prince of Wales, having held that title since 1958. Charles was born at Buckingham Palace as the first grandchild of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. He was educated at Cheam and Gordonstoun schools, which his father, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, had attended as a child. Charles also spent a year at the Timbertop campus of Geelong Grammar School in Victoria, Australia.
King Charles is preparing to address The Prince's Trust - his charity which he founded four decades ago as he takes on work as Head of State.The charity which helps disadvantaged young people has been known to change the lives of thousands of people at risk of exclusion from school.Since its launch, the organisation has had a string of celebrity ambassadors including Cheryl Tweedy, Gareth Southgate and Hollywood stars Luke Evans and Tom Hardy.READ MORE: Mike Tindall recalls awkward meeting with King Charles after copying wife ZaraCelebs Go Dating star Anna Williamson has also worked alongside the charity for around ten years and had nothing but praise for the work carried out by the then Prince Charles.Now, the Daily Star can exclusively reveal that His Majesty will be looking into The Prince's Trust following his accession to the throne.A spokesperson for the Sovereign told the Daily Star: "This is one of many issues to be addressed as His Majesty takes up his duties across all areas of State, charitable and other commitments in the coming weeks."Meanwhile, Anna told us: "He is now the King, so I do believe, he will still be very much involved in his trust but under a different guise."Obviously, he is the King and no longer the Prince but I do believe that the name will stay the same, from what I know."She added: "I wonder if our interactions will be any more formal because they're actually very informal when I've met him in the past."I wonder within now being the king, whether things will take a slightly more formal twist."Discussing her experiences with the now King and The Prince's Trust, Anna went on to say: "He's a lovely guy and he honestly really cares, the genuine work and effort that he has put into that trust.Read more on dailystar.co.uk