Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Peterborough Teen Scores Invite to Royal Wedding for Charity Work

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Peterborough Teen Scores Invite to Royal Wedding for Charity Work

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Ontario teen scores invite to royal wedding

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PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - A fifteen-year-old southern Ontario girl has scored an invitation to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for her charity work.

Faith Dickinson of Peterborough earned the spot for her affiliation with The Diana Award, a mentoring program named after Prince Harry's mother Diana, Princess of Wales.

Award organizers say she's the only Canadian out of seven young people involved in the program to snag a spot in the public gallery on the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Dickinson won The Diana Award last year for her charity Cuddles for Cancer, which provides free blankets to cancer patients and soldiers returning home injured or suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

The other invitees are all from England. The wedding takes place May 19 at St. …

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