Mark your calendars, royal watchers.
Queen Elizabeth II will communicate in a TV address on Sunday, March 7, forward of Commonwealth Day, the same day Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s sit-down with Oprah Winfrey will air, in accordance to experiences.
Unlike final yr’s Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey, which marked the final royal appearance for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, this yr’s plans have been scrapped due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Queen, 94, will as a substitute share her message in a program that can air on BBC One, the Daily Mail reported Monday. The TV particular can be mentioned to embrace outstanding royals, together with Prince Charles, Prince William and Kate Middleton.
Commonwealth Day is on Monday, March 8.
Last yr, Harry, 36, and Meghan, 39, stepped down from their posts as senior royals. On Friday, Buckingham Palace confirmed that the Sussexes — who are expecting their second child — will now not be working members of the royal household.
“While all are saddened by their resolution, The Duke and Duchess stay a lot cherished members of the household,” the assertion learn.
Harry and Meghan at the moment reside in California with their son, Archie, who turns 2 this spring.
Earlier this month, it was revealed that Winfrey could be sitting down Harry and Meghan for a 90-minute primetime interview airing on CBS.
“Winfrey will communicate with Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, in a wide-ranging interview, overlaying the whole lot from entering into life as a Royal, marriage, motherhood, philanthropic work to how she is dealing with life beneath intense public stress,” CBS previously announced.
The interview is alleged to be a “trigger for concern” inside the royal family, an insider previously told Page Six, notably for Harry’s older brother, Prince William.
Winfrey was a visitor at Harry and Meghan’s lavish nuptials in May 2018.
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