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Date set for Duke and Duchess of Sussex to step back as senior royals

Buckingham Palace announced new details about the future for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on Wednesday, revealing the date the two will cease to be full-time working royals. The Sussexes will return to the UK in the coming weeks for a final series of engagements at the end of February and early March, with their Buckingham Palace office closing as of 31 March. From 1 April, the palace…
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Duke and Duchess of Sussex to close office at Buckingham Palace

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are closing their office at Buckingham Palace, which will lead to some of its 15 employees becoming redundant. The couple announced that they were stepping back as senior royals in January and are no longer in need of an office in London. As details are being finalised, some of the employees will be redeployed within the royal household but there will be some…
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British RoyalsThe Sussexes

Property developers apologise for using Sussexes in housing advertisements

They say don’t build your house upon the sand; they also say don’t mention members of the Royal Family in your advertisements, lest you want a legal complaint. A Northern Ireland property development business found that out the hard way when they teased that their houses were “fit for part-time royalty,” poking light at the situation Harry and Meghan find themselves in after…
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Prince Constantijn calls the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's decision "brave"

Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, the younger brother of King Willem-Alexander, has described the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s decision to step back from royal duties as “brave.” He spoke about them in the TV-show Op1. He told the host that he had been following the news about Harry and Meghan “from a distance” and added, “I feel connected to them in a…
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