While some have praised his dedication and campaigning zeal, others have accused Charles of trying to influence government policy.

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2018

The Prince of Wales during his visit to the British Council Arts Festival in Lagos, Nigeria on day eight of the royal couple's trip to west Africa
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The Prince of Wales has got involved in issues like climate change and architecture

Prince Charles has become well-known for his forthright views on a range of issues.

But while some have praised his dedication and campaigning zeal, others have accused him of trying to influence government policy.

As the Prince of Wales forthrightly rejects suggestions he will be a “meddling monarch” when he ascends to the throne, Sky News look at the issues he has got involved in – and some of the controversies that have resulted.

‘Black spider memos’

Receiving sensitive documents

Architecture

Homeopathy

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