Prince Harry, duke of Sussex, and Meghan Markle, duchess of Sussex, participate in a meeting on gender equality with the members of the Queen’s Commonwealth Trust (of which she is a vice-president) and the summit One Young World at Windsor castle, on 25 October 2019.
Since their fabulous wedding two years ago and their departure from the United Kingdom dating back to the march 31, 2020, Meghan Markle and prince Harry were very expensive, to the royal family of England, but also to the taxpayers in the uk.
The popularity of Meghan Markle and prince Harry in the United Kingdom should not raise with this new revelation. According to information from the Daily Mail, between may 19, 2018, the date of their marriage, and on march 31, 2020, which corresponds to the famous Megxit, more than 44 million pounds sterling (about 49 million euros) were needed to maintain the torque of Sussex during those two years. A sum which was partly settled by the british royal family, but also by taxpayers and English. “The real figures could be much higher, given the opacity that surrounds various aspects of the royal finances, making the obtaining of more accurate data complicated, “said Norman Baker, the author of the article.
While the cost of expenditure of the parents of little Archie would have had to be stopped after the 31st march last, given that Meghan and Harry have made the choice to put an end to their royal duties, in reality things are more complicated. When they have lived six months in the Frogmore Cottage, they have made heavy work of renovation, to the tune of 2.4 million pounds (2.6 million euros). Even if they are committed to any refund, at the rate of 18 000 pounds per month (approximately 20 000 euros), it’s going to take a lot of time.
We had to adjust the redundancy payments of the staff of Sussex
Other costs non-negligible, the severance payments for the staff of the couple. In fact, in leaving their duties, many people have lost their job against their will. The royal family was thus the duty to indemnify. There is also the security of Meghan Markle and prince Harry who always asking a question. Exiled to Los Angeles, they always need to be protected from paparazzi and bad people-caring. For the time being, this point is still unclear who should take charge of this monitoring.
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