Princess Charlotte to celebrate 2nd birthday; new photo released

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Monday, May 1, 2017
A photo released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shows their daughter, Princess Charlotte, taken in April 2017 by her at Anmer Hall in Norfolk, England.
A photo released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shows their daughter, Princess Charlotte, taken in April 2017 by her at Anmer Hall in Norfolk, England.
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LONDON -- Prince William and his wife Kate have released a photo of Princess Charlotte ahead of her second birthday.

The photo taken by the Duchess of Cambridge was distributed Monday, one day before Charlotte turns two.

It shows Charlotte on the grounds of Anmer Hall, the family's country home, wearing a yellow cardigan sweater decorated with images of sheep.

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In this undated handout photo released on Sunday, May 1, 2016 by Kensington Palace, Britain's Princess Charlotte poses for a photograph, at Anmer Hall, in Norfolk, England. (Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge/Kensington Palace via AP)
Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge/Kensington Palace via AP

The family is expected to spend more time in London in the coming years. Their London base is at Kensington Palace.

Charlotte's older brother Prince George, 3, plans to attend a London school in September.

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The Duchess of Cambridge during a visit to Evelina Children's Hospital in London on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. (Chris Jackson/PA Wire via AP)
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