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Princess Anne and Prince Edward wade into the Sussex drama calling for Queen's Private Secretary to resign

Senior members of The Royal Family are calling for The Queen’s Private Secretary to resign in the aftermath of the Duke of York’s disastrous Newsnight interview and the drama surrounding the Duke & Duchess of Sussex. The royals – thought to be Princess Anne and Prince Edward – believe that Sir Edward Young has failed to manage the aftermath of recent royal events in…
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Who is James, Viscount Severn?

James, Viscount Severn was born on 17 December 2007, at Frimley Park Hospital in Surrey, to Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex and Sophie, Countess of Wessex. He has one older sister, Lady Louise (b. 2003). James Alexander Philip Theo Mountbatten-Windsor was born by a caesarian section weighing 6lbs 2oz (2.8kg). His father told the media after his birth about his son, “like most babies, rather…
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The Countess of Wessex supports survivors of sexual violence in Kosovo

The Countess of Wessex has been in Kosovo to learn more about how survivors of sexual violence have been supported following the conflict in 1998-1999. With the support of the Foreign Office and the Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative from the UK government, Sophie met with survivors, families, charitable organisations and government bodies to learn more about how they are…
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The Countess of Wessex takes on a new patronage

The Countess of Wessex was announced as the new patron of the Love Musgrove charity following a visit to the Musgrove Park Hospital on Tuesday. Sophie was in Taunton to celebrate the opening of a new MRI suite after the hospital’s charities and the local community helped fundraise the £1 million required for it. She had previously visited the hospital in March 2018 during her time as the…
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