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    a series of letters written by Prince Charles to government ministers over the years on subjects in which he takes an interest

    The 27 "black spider memos", so called because of Prince Charles's handwriting, will be released after a decade-long campaign by The Guardian.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/05/2015
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