Prince Harry continues HIV activism with our friends at NAZ

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His brief was to help break down the stigma around HIV, and Prince Harry proved that he has inherited his mother’s remarkable powers of persuasion yesterday when he met a group of people living with HIV.

Before the Prince arrived at the event in London for NAZ, only five HIV positive members of the charity’s Joyful Noise Choir had agreed to be photographed with him. But after a rallying call from the Prince about the need to go public, all but a handful of the 25-strong group were happily posing for pictures with him.

It evoked memories of Diana, Princess of Wales educating the world about HIV 25 years ago when she made a point of shaking hands with patients to show there was nothing “dangerous” about it.

The Prince dances his way into a choir rehearsal CREDIT: PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS The Prince dances his way into a choir rehearsal CREDIT: PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS

The Prince, 32, arrived for the event at the…

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