Kate Middleton pulled out of an event last minute because she reportedly couldn't find a babysitter
Kensington Palace previously announced Kate Middleton would attend the Tusk Awards with Prince William on Thursday evening. Just hours before she was supposed to attend, however, the palace announced that the duchess would no longer accompany her husband. No explanation was given at the time, however a palace spokesperson has since told the Mirror the duchess' absence was "due to the children.
PRINCESS EUGENIE could be forced to move out of her lavish Kensington Palace home following her father Prince Andrew stepping away from Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank has lived together in the grounds of Kensington Palace since their wedding in October 2018.
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Following Prince Andrew's resignation from royal duties, there is uncertainty surrounding just how much the scandal will affect his two daughters.
The Duke of York voluntary stood down from public life two weeks ago, after his disastrous interview with the BBC about his friendship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
He's the first royal to do so since Edward VIII abdicated over his relationship with American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1936.
Andrew's scandal causing trouble for Beatrice and Eugenie
There are fears that Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie will have their roles in the royal family challenged following their father Prince Andrew's effective "sacking" from royal duties. The prince has spent the last months battling the rumours surrounding his relationship with sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, and faced public outrage following a "train wreck" BBC interview on the topic last week.
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Prince Andrew's official role, until recently, was to support the Queen in her work, for example by attending events on her behalf. Like all full-time working royals, the prince was receiving a living allowance from the Queen.
Some of the money came from the so-called Sovereign Grant, which is given to the Queen by the government every year to cover the costs of travel, security, staff and the upkeep of royal palaces.
However, most of his income was funded from the Queen's Duchy of Lancaster, a private estate of commercial, agricultural and residential properties that dates back to 1265.
The Duchy produced £21.7 million ($40 million AUD) in income for the Queen during the most recent fiscal year. The palace doesn't release any detailed data though, so it is unclear how much was Andrew getting.
Prince Andrew forced to move office out of Buckingham Palace: report
Prince Andrew was ordered to move his private offices out of Buckingham Palace in the wake of an announcement he made that he would be formally relinquishing his official duties.Prince Andrew was ordered to move his private offices out of Buckingham Palace in the wake of an announcement he made that he would be formally relinquishing his official duties following a nuclear interview he gave to the BBC. In it, he defended his longtime friendship with Jeffrey Epstein, according to The Times of London on Friday.
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PRINCE ANDREW is facing a fresh crisis with claims that he exploited his role as UK trade envoy. The Duke was forced to step down from public duties last month following his car crash Newsnight Royal row: How Princess Eugenie could be FORCED to move out of Kensington Palace home.
According to the MailOnline, Prince Andrew was receiving £249,000 ($475,000 AUD) from his mother to cover his living costs, which in turn was helping to fund the lifestyles of his children Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice.
This included covering the £182,000 ($347,000 AUD) a year rent for Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank to live inside Ivy Cottage, within the grounds of Kensington Palace. The couple have been living at the royal residence since mid-2018.
Princess Eugenie works full-time in the art world and her salary, rumoured to be £32,000 to £34,000 ($61,000 - $64,000 AUD), wouldn't be sufficient to pay for her lifestyle. Brooksbank is a wine merchant and an ambassador for George Clooney's tequila brand.
Princess Beatrice lives in a taxpayer-funded apartment inside St James's Palace.
Prince Andrew forced to move office out of Buckingham Palace: report
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Beatrice’s parents, Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson released a joint statement at the time, describing their joy at In fact, Beatrice has been in tears every day since the interview went out .” Royal row: How Princess Eugenie could be FORCED to move out of Kensington Palace home.
PRINCE ANDREW should be subjected to a Parliamentary inquiry after an exposé into his business affairs Buckingham Palace said at all times Andrew was working for Britain and not individuals. Royal row: How Princess Eugenie could be FORCED to move out of Kensington Palace home.
The publication quoted a palace source who said members of the royal family were doing all they could to protect Eugenie and Beatrice from the scandal.
"There was a sense of everyone circling the wagons around the girls. There is a feeling that they must not be made to pay for the sins of the father," the source said.
"The Queen will continue to invite Beatrice and Eugenie to Balmoral over the summer and she sees quite a lot of them at Windsor. They, in turn, are fond of 'Super Gran', as they call her."
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Prince Andrew 'embarrassed the family,' friends concerned for Princess Beatrice, report says .
Princess Beatrice is feeling the fallout from revelations that her father, Prince Andrew, was connected to Jeffrey Epstein, according to a new report. Beatrice, 31, has yet to set a wedding date, a source told Entertainment Tonight.In the official engagement announcement this past September, it was revealed that Beatrice and her real estate tycoon fiancé, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, would tie the knot in 2020, but the exact date was not confirmed at the time. require(["inlineoutstreamAd", "c.