Catherine at 30: A woman with the world at her feet

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Catherine at 30: A woman with the world at her feet

For most people, turning 30 is a time for self-reflection and to consider what the future holds.

Not so for the Duchess of Cambridge.

Once saddled with the unkind moniker 'Waity Katie' because of her loyalty to her Prince, the newest member of the royal family knows exactly where she's going.

On the eve of her milestone birthday, she has become, as one commentator dubbed her, 'Stately Katie'.

Already a style leader and adored by millions, the future Queen has the potential to become one of the most influential figures of the 21st century