Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Both Cheered and Booed at Platinum Jubilee Service
Chris J Ratcliffe / Getty ImagesRoyalist is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday.LONDON—Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were booed as they arrived at St. Paul’s Cathedral in central London on Friday for a service of thanksgiving for the 70-year reign of Harry’s grandmother.The crowd could be heard both cheering and jeering as Harry and Meghan made their way up the steps of St. Paul’s, their first joint public appeanews.yahoo.com
Tina Brown on the future of Britain's royals
How will Britain's monarchy transition from the now-96-year-old Queen Elizabeth II when her reign ends? And what has the estrangement of Prince Harry done to the royal family? Correspondent Mo Rocca talks with royal watcher Tina Brown, author of the new book, "The Palace Papers: Inside the House of Windsor – The Truth and the Turmoil."news.yahoo.com
Royal Family member ‘being realistic’ about skin colour of Sussexes' baby, says John Barnes
Most black people think – “So what?” – about questioning the skin colour of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby, John Barnes has claimed, as he said the unnamed royal accused of asking the question was “being realistic”.news.yahoo.com
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said to be considering relocating to Windsor
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are said to be considering relocating to Windsor in a move that would mean they are better able to support the Queen as they take on a more senior role at the heart of the Royal Family.news.yahoo.com
Queen Elizabeth responds to Harry and Meghan's Oprah interview, says racism claim will be addressed
LONDON — Queen Elizabeth said Tuesday that the royal family will address allegations of racism within Buckingham Palace made by Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex in their explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey. "Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be much loved family members." Oprah Winfrey interviews Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Harpo Productions | Joe Pugliese | Getty ImagesWhether the revelations will rock an enduring fascination with the British royal family at home and abroad remains to be seen. Currently, the royal family will cost every Brit (on a population total of 66.8 million) £1.28 per year.cnbc.com
Preview: Megan and Harry open up to Oprah about leaving the Royal Family
Preview: Megan and Harry open up to Oprah about leaving the Royal Family In an exclusive interview with Oprah, Meghan and Harry open up about their decision to leave the Royal Family and dealing with the British media.cbsnews.com
Some Belgians shout: 'King! Tear down your garden walls!'
FILE - In this Friday, April 18, 2014 file photo, a photographer walks next to a Japanese Pagoda tree next to the Royal greenhouses on the grounds of the Royal Palace in Laeken, Belgium. In that sense, making part of the royal park available to the public would make a world of difference. When it comes to royal ownership, there is a warren of legal intricacies with links to both the state and the royal family. Belgium's Byzantine institutional structure, with sometimes overlapping authority between city, region and nation, would make management of any open park even more complex. AdThe Royal Palace has remained mum on the issue and declined to respond to requests for comment from The Associated Press.
How will Prince Harry and Meghan make their money, now that royal duties are behind them?
Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrive to attend the annual Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey on March 9, 2020 in London, England. As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle recently completed their North America transition, many things have changed for them, including from where they are getting their income. Harry told James Corden in an interview last week that he had to step back and eventually withdraw from his royal duties, because: “We all know what the British press can be like, and it was destroying my mental health. The reason for the couple removing themselves from their royal duties will likely be one of the hottest topics of the interview. But the couple’s endeavors and expenses will no longer be covered with royal money.
Princess Eugenie, Jack Brooksbank, expecting first child
LONDON – Princess Eugenie and her husband, Jack Brooksbank, are expecting a child next year, Buckingham Palace said Friday. In a tweet from the royal family’s account, the palace said it is "very pleased'' to announce that the couple are expecting a baby in early 2021. The tweet says “The Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York, Mr. and Mrs. George Brooksbank, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh are delighted with the news.”Eugenie married Brooksbank two years ago in a star-studded royal wedding at St. George’s Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle. Eugenie, 30, the queen’s granddaughter, is 10th in line to the throne.
Britain's Prince Andrew keeps low profile and skips Christmas Day walk
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Britain's Prince Charles leave the St Mary Magdalene's church after the Royal Family's Christmas Day service on the Sandringham estate in eastern England, Britain, December 25, 2019. Britain's Prince Andrew avoided the limelight on Christmas Day by skipping the royal family's traditional mid-morning walk to church and attending an earlier service with other relatives. He was filmed walking along a path with his brother Prince Charles to St Mary Magdalene church near the Queen's estate in Sandringham, eastern England in time for a 9 a.m. service. British media reported that Andrew had made a personal decision to miss the main service and instead stayed in the house with his father, Prince Philip. Dressed in a bright red outfit, the queen arrived in a car accompanied by her daughter-in-law Camilla, the wife of Prince Charles, for the 11 a.m. service.cnbc.com
Royal family shares adorable holiday card from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with baby Archie
Ahead of Queen Ellizabeth's annual Christmas address, the royal family has released a photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's holiday card featuring baby Archie, who's celebrating his first Christmas. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex made clear last month they wouldn't be spending the winter season with the royal family. Prince Harry and Meghan did send out a holiday greeting, which the Queen's Commonwealth Trust tweeted was "the sweetest." Meanwhile on Tuesday, the queen's husband, Prince Phillip, was released from the hospital where he had been receiving treatment for a pre-existing condition. The 98-year-old was expected to join the rest of the royal family at Sandringham.cbsnews.com