Ebene News – United States – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle officially step down from all royal duties

Buckingham Palace announced on Friday morning that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who are expecting their second child together, will no longer serve as active members of the Royal Family

“As a result of conversations with the Duke, the Queen wrote confirming that by moving away from the work of the royal family it is not possible to continue to carry out the responsibilities and duties that come with a life of public service ”, indicates the press release , adding that the couple’s honorary military appointments and royal patronages would be returned to Queen Elizabeth II for redistribution

“Although everyone is saddened by their decision, the Duke and Duchess remain much loved members of the family,” the statement concludes

When the Duke and Duchess of Sussex first walked away from the Royal Family, the Queen agreed to a 12-month review The decision was then made following conversations between the aged Prince Harry 36 years old, and other members of the royal family

Following the announcement, a spokesperson for Prince Harry and Markle, 39, added: ‘As evidenced by their work over the past year, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex remain committed to their duty and to the service of the UK and around the world, and have offered their continued support to the organizations they have represented regardless of their official role We can all live a life of service Service is universal “

The military, Commonwealth and charitable associations that will revert to the Queen are: The Royal Marines, RAF Honington, Royal Navy Small Ships and Diving, The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust, The Rugby Football Union, The Rugby Football League, The Royal Theater National and Association of Commonwealth Universities

The announcement comes after CBS confirmed the Sussexes would sit down for a 90-minute interview with Oprah Winfrey, whom a royal insider said Page Six was a ’cause for concern’ for the Royal Family, in especially Prince William

A source pointed out that the couple’s conversation with Winfrey had the potential to turn explosive – as veteran host’s best friend Gayle King said “nothing is off limits”

“Tom [Bradby] had, like, 10 minutes with Harry and Meghan,” the source said “Oprah has 90 minutes – can you imagine what she’s going to do with that?”

© 2021 NYP Holdings, Inc All rights reserved

Terms of use

Privacy notice

Your Ad Choices


Your California Privacy Rights

Do not sell my personal information

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, British royal family, Oprah Winfrey, Queen Elizabeth II

Ebene News – United States – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle officially resign from all royal duties

Source: https://pagesix.com/2021/02/19/prince-harry-meghan-markle-resign-from-all-royal-duties/