Britain's Duchess of Cambridge makes a speech during a visit to The Treehouse, a children's hospice service for Suffolk and Essex, in Ipswich, England, Monday, March 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, pool)
March 19, 2012 7:01:32 AM PDT
by DANICA KIRKA Associated Press
IPSWICH, England - March 19, 2012 --
The Duchess of Cambridge has delivered her first public address, giving a confident albeit brief speech at a children's hospice in eastern England.