Three plaques, eight posies, one royal train later, and a unmistakably significant gift from the Queen herself, and the Duchess of Sussex had passed her masterclass in the day-to-day life of the Royal family with flying colours. The two women appeared to get on famously, all smiles in front of the camera as the Duchess waited to take her cue from the Queen in… The Queen offered the Duchess the wisdom of her lifetime of experience in an “away day” to Chester, the first time the former actress has made a public visit without her husband. As introductions into The Firm go, it was quite the welcome. As if to underline her support, she also gave the newlywed a pair of pearl earrings as a gift. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings.