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Fab Four Are No More: Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Officially Confirm They Are Leaving The Royal Foundation

Date June 21, 2019 14:13

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have confirmed that they are officially leaving the Royal Foundation, the joint charity organization they share with Prince William and Kate Middleton.

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This is coming amid rumors of a feud between the two couples.

Royal expert expects the Cambridges to separate from Harry and Meghan

Speaking to PEOPLE magazine, royal author Sally Bedell Smith had earlier said that we should expect Prince William and Kate Middleton to separate from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle once their baby was born.

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They might be looking to disband into separate offices as the two royal couples have different interests they want to work on.

Sussex couple leave the Royal Foundation

Prince Harry and Meghan have announced their decision to leave the royal foundation they share with Prince William and Kate Middleton and set up their own. The foundation was founded by Prince William and Prince Harry in 2009.

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The announcement was confirmed in a statement from Kensington Palace. The statement also noted that the both couples will continue to work together on projects in the future, including the Foundation’s mental health programme, Heads Together.

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Palace aides said the decision was taken with the “divergent roles” of both couples in mind and was designed for them taking different paths. This latest move from Prince Harry and Meghan is to create their own royal household separate from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at Kensington Palace.

This is what royal fans had to say

Looks like we won’t be seeing the ‘Fab Four’ as much as we had hoped.