The Duchess of Sussex is likely to have turned to her inner circle of faithful friends for son Archie’s godparents.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are employing the public relations strategy of “Hollywood A-listers” by keeping their son’s christening private and excluding the press from the family event, a PR expert said.
The Duke of Cambridge and the Duke of Sussex are to join forces by taking part in a charity polo day.
The Duchy of Cornwall carried out a “major refurbishment” of a cottage for £340,000, its accounts revealed.
Here are some of the key figures from the royal accounts for 2018-19:
The monarchy’s rise in spending is hypocritical and the true cost of the royal family could be as high as £345 million a year, an academic has warned.
Former transport secretary Lord Adonis has criticised the rise in royal spending in times of austerity.
Campaigners have called for a parliamentary inquiry to be launched into spending on the monarchy after royal accounts revealed the millions of pounds used to refurbish the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s home.
The funding for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s activities in the year Meghan officially joined the royal family contributed to a £5 million bill for the Prince of Wales.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Frogmore Cottage has been renovated with £2.4 million of taxpayers’ money, royal accounts have revealed.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have gone from being the “Fab Four” royal charity power team to dividing their focus into two separate foundations.