Prince Phillip, aged 99, passed away on April 9, Friday, leaving everyone in the country sorrowful. The sudden news of the passing away of the Duke of Edinburgh had left the entire United Kingdom mourning. The distressful news came out on the official handles of The Royal Family. As soon as the news came out, everyone had this one question in mind and that was if the grandson of the Duke of Edinburgh, who now resides in the USA would be able to make it to his grandfather’s funeral, or not.
The current spread of the global pandemic, travel restrictions and quarantine guidelines have made it difficult to visit the United Kingdom. However, the news of the arrival of Prince Harry just came in today, days before the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh. Many around the world came up with outcomes that Prince Harry might not attend his grandfather’s funeral after the explosive outburst of his wife, Meghan Markle, alongside him, in a recent interview with Oprah Winfrey on the USA. This news not just caught the Royals under fire, but also came up as the biggest controversy for the Royal in a long time.
Prince Harry, the son of the late Princess Diana and Prince Charles, reportedly arrived in London on Sunday from his current residence in Los Angeles. The flight that bought him to the UK was British Airways. Not to forget, his wife, Meghan Markle, with whom Harry is all set to welcome his second child, and a baby girl, could not make it to the UK for the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral as per doctors’ advice about not to travel.
The funeral of the Queen’s husband, Prince Phillip is going to take place on April 17th, Saturday.
Upon arrival, Prince Harry met the security team and has been instructed to isolate himself due to the spread of the Corona Virus which has taken the world by storm. He will attend the last rites of his grandfather, Phillip, at Windsor Castle after following the COVID-19 guidelines.
Prince Phillip’s dead body has been put down to rest in the private chapel of Windsor Castle.
Despite all the speculations about the arrival of Harry, who is sixth in the line to succeed the throne, Buckingham Palace has not yet released any official statements regarding the arrival of the Prince.
The majority of newscasters and close sources of UK’s Royal Family are talking about the response of the Royal Family on Harry’s arrival and that of his brother, Prince William, his sister-in-law, Kate, and the Queen as his wife claimed in her recent interview that she was bullied and humiliated by members of the British Royal family. His return has marked just a month to the shocking revelations made by Meghan.
Formerly, Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle had left all the Royal duties and moved to Los Angeles in the USA, with their son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor just a year back.
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