Prince Andrew and Harry in bother after new social media marketing campaign in opposition to them
Prince Harry and his uncle Prince Andrew’s appear to be in sizzling waters as they’re going through contemporary calls to lose their key title.
Each the royals formally retain the position of Counsellors of State regardless of stepping down as senior working members of the royal household.
Requires Parliament to debate the elimination of Andrew and Harry as Counsellors of State have been launched on social media.
The Queen’s Covid information renewed calls to have them faraway from these roles and rekindled a dialogue over who may substitute them.
The 95-year-old monarch’s former press secretary, Dickie Arbiter, took to Twitter to focus on the present state of affairs in regards to the Counsellors.
He tweeted: “The Regency Act 1937 established the workplace of Counsellor of State – the acts themselves being Acts of the UK Parliament.
“The Regency Act 1953 restored The Queen Mom’s eligibility as a Counsellor of State which she misplaced on the loss of life of George VI.
“Prince Harry resigned as a working member of the Royal household in January 2020 since when he is been dwelling within the USA.
“Prince Andrew has been eliminated as a working member within the wake of the continuing Epstein intercourse scandal, however each are nonetheless Counsellors of State.
“Query – is there any motive why Parliament can’t introduce a Regency Act 2022 eradicating Princes Harry and Andrew and reinstating Princess Anne and Prince Edward who ceased to be Counsellors of State in 2003 and 2005 respectively? Continuity is the watchword”.
Royal correspondent Richard Palmer responded to Arbiter saying royal sources have argued bringing on a brand new Regency Act could be “a waste of Parliamentary time and isn’t wanted as a result of the Queen doesn’t journey overseas anymore.”