"Charities' investments are handled by hard-nosed businessmen while their grants are managed by bearded Guardian readers."

- David Carrington, consultant and former chief executive of PPP Healthcare Medical Trust

"If it has just been about raising money for a charity, they could have charged five times the $20,000 we paid. I think a lot of this was about promoting Camilla."

- American guest at a dinner hosted by Charles and Camilla

"The Government does not accept that what has been termed Lottery fatigue is inevitable or irreversible."

- Tessa Jowell, culture secretary.

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