Viewers gobble up hilarious footage of Prince Charles talking to a TURKEY
Prince, Son and Heir – Charles at 70, showed his keen environmentalism and in the programme he also denied he would be a ‘meddling’ monarch when he succeeds to the throne.
But another more unusual part of the documentary had viewers in stitches as the Prince of Wales walks around Dumfries House farm and gobbles at a group of turkeys.
Prince Charles has a slightly unusual habit of talking to his Turkeys. In the documentary he said the turkeys ‘make him laugh so much’
He said: ‘We wanted to have an education farm to try and see if we could make the most of reconnecting people to where their foods comes from.
‘I love these turkeys, they make me laugh so much.’
He then gobbles at the birds, cracking up social media users.
One said: ‘Prince Charles doing an impression of a Turkey was everything #PrinceCharles #PrinceSonandHeir’
Another said: ‘Prince Charles gobbling at a Turkey has GOT to be the best thing ever seen on telly, what a man.’
Prince Charles has a fondness for the Turkeys at the farm at Dumfries House. There are also a number of other rare breeds at the property
The heir to the throne – seen with Prince Andrew at a Prince’s Trust event in Surrey in 1998 – said he would ease up on campaigning as king because he is ‘not stupid’
In the major documentary to mark his 70th birthday next week, the heir to the throne tackled head-on a number of issues, such as his controversial lobbying.
It featured candid contributions from family including his sons William and Harry and wife, the Duchess of Cornwall.
A number of fascinating facts came out about the heir to the throne, such as he is a workaholic, and often falls asleep at midnight with a memo stuck to his head.
The Prince of Wales also denied he would be a ‘meddling’ monarch when he succeeds to the throne.
Prince Charles (pictured today on a visit to Nigeria) admitted he had sometimes been forced to think outside the box during his work with the Prince’s Trust