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Prince Andrew embroiled in new 'N-word' row

The Duke of York has been embroiled in further controversy after a former Downing Street aide alleged that he used a racially insensitive term of phrase. The allegation published by the London Evening Standard is denied by Buckingham Palace, with sources telling the paper the Duke would never use such language. One of David Cameron’s key aides during his premiership, Rohan Silva…
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Prince Andrew's 'cock-a-hoop' remarks to The Queen about his Newsnight interview cause surprise

The Duke of York’s interview with BBC Newsnight on Saturday has been widely condemned as calamitous, with royal commentators universally calling the 50-minute discussion a PR disaster. However, there is at least one person who thought the interview went well – Prince Andrew himself. According to The Sun, the 59-year-old prince told his mother, The Queen, that his interrogation by…
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Prince Andrew's future as a working royal revealed

There is intense pressure on the Duke of York to heavily reduce his diary following his recent interview on BBC Newsnight which was widely seen as calamitous. In a poll of Royal Central readers, a significant majority of respondents said that the Duke of York should step…
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Prince Andrew ridiculed on 'I'm A Celebrity' and ITV Racing

The Duke of York has been subject to plenty of ridicule this weekend following his extraordinary interview to BBC Newsnight on Saturday. During the season premiere of ITV’s ‘I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here’, presenters Ant & Dec referred to Prince Andrew within the first couple of minutes. Ant Mcpartlin welcomed viewers to the show, saying: “Good evening.
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83% of people say Prince Andrew should step back from royal duties following calamitous Newsnight interview

In a poll of Royal Central readers, a significant majority of respondents say that the Duke of York should step back from royal duties following his calamitous interview with BBC Newsnight. Of the 533 people polled, 83% say Prince Andrew should no longer carry out official engagements on behalf of The Queen. Just 17% of respondents say he should carry on working at his current…
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