Prince Harry, Meghan Markle will drop 'royal highness' titles, reimburse government for renovations to UK home. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will drop their HRH titles as they are "No longer working members of the Royal Family," Buckingham Palace announced Saturday. They will step back from Royal duties including military appointments and will no longer receive public funds for those duties. Ref. USAToday.
This was probably part of the Queen's fury at their leaving. I think its a good move, they shouldn't be receiving money at tax payer's expense if they will not be part of the royal duties.
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Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan make their first joint public appearance since stepping back from royal life, showing up in Miami. Prince Harry delivered a speech Thursday at a JP Morgan event. The royal couple recently relocated to Canada with baby Archie. Source 9r.
Couple’s ‘staggering disrespect’ for Queen. Controversial commentator Piers Morgan has slammed Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for their “outrageous” behaviour towards the Queen. Source 6l.
Perfect response after Meghan booed. The Sussexes have attended their first official event together since news they were quitting as senior royals, and there was a slightly awkward moment. Source 2i.
Meghan’s ‘petty’ move on Queen’s birthday. One the eve of the Queen’s 94th birthday, Meghan and Harry sent a letter that has catapulted them back into the spotlight, for all the wrong reasons. Source 8c.
Harry, Meghan’s fatal miscalculation. As the couple begin their new life in LA, one choice could doom their chances of having the life they desperately want. Source 1x.