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Letter: Make her victorious

Sir: Fay Weldon's plea for Prince Charles's imminent accession strikes a chord in many people's hearts. We do not want this intelligent and humane prince to suffer the fate of Edward VII.

The time seems ripe, now he is at last enjoying respect for his fears about GM crops and his belief in a multicultural Britain.

His pledge to give Balmoral to the public is at last a real sign of a slimmed down monarchy, a European model.