The Yorks

Praise for Emily Maitlis following her forensic interview of Prince Andrew

Praise has flooded in for Emily Maitlis, the BBC journalist who forensically questioned Prince Andrew on his connections to Jeffrey Epstein and the allegations made against him by Virginia Roberts. Ms Maitlis, who is the lead presenter on BBC Newsnight, was given exclusive access to the Duke of York for a 50 minute interview inside Buckingham Palace. The interview was no holds barred, with…
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The Yorks

Prince Andrew: I have no message for Virginia Roberts

The Duke of York says he has no message for the woman who made accusations of sexual impropriety against him in a major TV interview. Speaking to BBC Newsnight, the Prince affirmed that he has no memory of ever meeting Virginia Roberts, and provided an alibi for his location on the night he was alleged to have had sex with her. Interviewer Emily Maitlis asked the Duke what his message for Ms…
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The Queen

The Queen gave her approval for Prince Andrew to give TV interview

The Queen gave her approval for the Duke of York to appear on BBC Newsnight only a few days before the programme is due to air. According to interviewer Emily Maitlis, Her Majesty only signed off the interview either late on Monday or early on Tuesday, with the recording taking place on Thursday. Speaking on Friday’s edition of Newsnight ahead of the interview’s broadcast, Ms…
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