Prince Harry won’t meet Queen for face-to-face Megxit talks because of Covid: Duke unable to fly to UK for 12-month evaluation of deal to give up as senior royals after ban on non-essential journey
- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stepped down as senior royals in January 2019
- The Duke of Sussex deliberate to satisfy with the Queen to debate the ‘Megxit’ deal
- However ban on non-essential journey means the couple will keep at their US house
Prince Harry won’t meet the Queen face-to-face for a 12-month evaluation of the so-called ‘Megxit’ deal because the Covid-19 pandemic has introduced a ban on non-essential journey.
Prince Harry, 36, deliberate to request a gathering together with his grandmother within the coming weeks, however these plans are mentioned to have been scuppered by the coronavirus pandemic.
In keeping with The Mirror, royal sources say the prince has ‘not but tried to contact’ the Queen to organise a gathering – however an answer was anticipated to be organized within the coming weeks.
It is understood the couple need to enhance the period of time earlier than a deal relinquishing their place turns into everlasting.
Prince Harry is known to have delayed plans to satisfy with The Queen, 12 months after he stepped down as a senior royal collectively together with his spouse Meghan Markle
The veteran of two Afghanistan excursions is eager on retaining all army appointments, whereas Ms Markle, 39 stays a royal patron of the Nationwide Theatre.
In keeping with The Mirror, senior advisers are alarmed on the tempo the Duke and Duchess have signed enormous monetary offers.
Final month it was revealed the couple had signed up for a podcast take care of Spotify considered value as much as £30million.
It comes simply months after the royals agreed a £100million partnership with Netflix and days after Meghan invested in a $28-per-pack oat-milk ‘superlatte’ enterprise later promoted without spending a dime by her LA neighbour Oprah Winfrey.
Sources have instructed The Mirror that courtiers are taking a ‘renewed in-depth have a look at the couple’s enterprise offers,’ to evaluate whether or not they match with Her Majesty’s values.
One supply instructed the paper: ‘There’s undoubtedly a way of unease over the tempo at which they’ve entered the company world and the way in which wherein they’ve carried out themselves regarding their numerous authorized disputes.’
The latest offers will assist the Sussexes of their pledge to grow to be ‘financially impartial’ from the royal household – following their choice to step again from frontline royal duties in January this yr.
A evaluation of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s place is due on the finish of March, with sources claiming courtiers are taking a ‘renewed in-depth have a look at the couple’s enterprise offers,’ to evaluate whether or not they match with The Queen’s values
The couple have since purchased a sprawling nine-bedroom and 16-bathroom mansion in upscale Santa Barbara, often called ‘The Chateau’ for $14.65million, making them neighbours with celebrities together with Oprah Winfrey.
The pair are thought to have bought the sprawling property, which sits on 5.4 acres of land, from a Russian businessman with a $9.5million mortgage after the value was knocked down by greater than $10million.
Buckingham Palace declined to remark.
MailOnline has contacted representatives for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.