Britain's Prince William is a fan of Pimp My Ride

Britain's Prince William has revealed he enjoys watching MTV's 'Pimp My Ride as he toured youth charity XLP with the Duchess of Cambridge.

Britain's Prince William is a fan of Pimp My Ride

Britain's Prince William is a fan of 'Pimp My Ride'.

The 33-year-old royal revealed he enjoys watching the MTV show during a visit to youth charity XLP and joked he wanted to take the police van-turned-mobile recording studio, that featured on the programme, home with him.

When he and the Duchess of Cambridge were handed a few gifts by the young people who use the charity, the Duke joked: "Do we get the van? I want the van."

Meanwhile, during the visit to the centre - which mentors young people in London to help them overcome problems - the royal couple heard from Sefton Henry, 27, who has turned his life around and is now helping police officers deal with gangs.

Of his own experiences, he shared: "I'm an ex-gang member. I spent, like 19 years or 18 years in it. I have been in prison seven different times. I've been shot at. I've been stabbed. I've been bricked, I've been bottled, I've been run over.

"Another thing I didn't have was a father figure, a role model, someone to say to me what was right."

Patrick Regan was inspired to set up XLP after taking part in youth work at a school.

He explained: "I remember meeting a kid who wore a bullet proof vest under his school uniform and he said: 'I'll be dead by next week'. He got stabbed through the neck six weeks later. He survived.

"I met a 14-year-old girl who said her biggest aim in life was to be a‎ single mum. So I found 17 people to give me £25 per month and I started XLP."

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