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Named George or Georgina? Claim your royal prize at Olympic Park’s orbit

18:19 15 July 2014

Prince George with his mother the Duchess of Cambridge. Picture: Chirs Jackson/PAWire

Prince George with his mother the Duchess of Cambridge. Picture: Chirs Jackson/PAWire

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It’s not only Prince George who will be getting a present on his birthday – his namesakes will too.

The ArcelorMittal OrbitThe ArcelorMittal Orbit

Anyone named George or Georgina will be able to go up the ArcelorMittal Orbit completely free from 10am to 6pm on Tuesday, July 22.

The first ten will even get a crown to wear as they mark the young prince’s first birthday at the UK’s tallest sculpture, with visitors simply having to provide a valid form of ID to gain free entry.

Prince George is the first child born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. His birth made national headlines around the world with Prince William and Kate Middleton showing the royal tot off to the waiting press.

See our Parklife section for more news on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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