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Prince's "Gang": Who Are Harry’s Closest Friends And How Do They Treat Meghan?

Date April 2, 2019

The private life of royal family members is not that much different from ours. They enjoy spending time with family and friends. We’ve already written about Kate Middleton’s and Meghan Markle’s best friends. Almost a year into married life, the Duchess of Sussex has likely spent some time with her husband’s friends, and we decided to find out who they are and how they could be treating her.

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1. Sam Branson

The son of one of the richest Britons, Richard Branson, has long been a close friend of both Princes. Sam is an adventure seeker, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and filmmaker. Since 2013, he has been married to actress and model Isabella Calthorpe, to whom Prince William had been attracted in his younger days.

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2. Jake Warren

Jake is one of Princess Diana’s godsons and also studied with Harry in elementary and secondary school. The gentlemen have preserved their friendship until now.

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3. Guy Pelly

This young man has been rightly considered a family friend. Guy’s mother used to be close to Lady Di and he is one of Prince George’s godparents. In 2014, William and Harry went to the USA to attend Pelly's nuptials with American Holiday Inn franchise heiress Lizzy Wilson.

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4. The van Straubenzee brothers

Since childhood, Thomas and Charlie have been close friends with the Princes and their cousins Beatrice and Eugenie, and later even Kate and Pippa Middleton. Thomas, the elder brother, is Princess Charlotte’s godfather and there were many Windsors on his wedding in 2013. And when the younger brother, Charlie, married in 2018, the list of guests included Harry and Meghan.

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5. Tom Inskip

Tom has always been considered to be Harry’s best friend and almost right-hand man. They met while studying at Eton and for many years were inseparable. Inskip’s wedding was one of the first times Harry and Meghan were spotted together as a couple, although their relationship had not yet been made public.

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Recently, Tom found himself amidst rumors. It was reported that Harry ceased communicating with him because Tom allegedly hadn’t approved of Harry's intention to marry Meghan. The information hasn’t been confirmed and, besides, it’s hard to believe that the Prince would break such a long-lasting friendship. To top it off, Tom was among the guests at their wedding.

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But how do Harry’s friends treat his wife? According to some reports, Harry’s friends were somewhat worried over his excessive concern for the safety of his wife and baby, in particular, due to keen interest of the public and the media to both. But this is completely understandable, isn’t it?

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By now, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex might have got used to being the objects of rumors and speculations. The story of a rift between the Prince and his best mate didn’t seem very plausible. What would you do in a situation like this? Would you listen to your trusted friend or your heart?

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