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World Prince Andrew office is moved out of Buckingham Palace

01:10  24 november  2019
01:10  24 november  2019 Source:   cbsnews.com

Prince Andrew says he let the Royal Family down in his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein

  Prince Andrew says he let the Royal Family down in his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein He spoke to the BBC in an interview recorded Thursday at Buckingham Palace."That's the bit that… as it were, I kick myself for on a daily basis because it was not something that was becoming of a member of the Royal Family, and we try and uphold the highest standards and practices and I let the side down, simple as that.

Prince Andrew was also forced to cancel a planned trip to Bahrain with his Pitch@ Palace initiative as questions have been raised about whether he will still lead the organization, which helps budding entrepreneurs. Buckingham Palace did not confirm he had cut his ties to the organization, but said

Prince Andrew is preparing to leave his private office in Buckingham Palace as he seeks a way to maintain control of an entrepreneurial scheme he set up, despite having agreed to step back from public life. The palace confirmed on Friday that the Duke of York intended to continue working on the

Prince Andrew's charity office is leaving Buckingham Palace, the royal press office confirmed on Saturday. The move comes one week after the royal, Queen Elizabeth II's second son, gave a disastrous live interview on the BBC about his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, a convicted sex offender who allegedly ran an international sex-trafficking operation.

Prince Andrew, Duke of York wearing a suit and hat: FILE PHOTO: Royal Ascot© Toby Melville/Reuters FILE PHOTO: Royal Ascot

"The Duke will continue to work on Pitch and will look at how he takes this forward outside of his public duties, and outside of Buckingham Palace," the palace said in a statement. "We recognize there will be a period of time while this transition takes place."

Latest Epstein accuser calls on Prince Andrew to talk to U.S. authorities

  Latest Epstein accuser calls on Prince Andrew to talk to U.S. authorities PEOPLE-JEFFREY EPSTEIN/LAWSUIT (UPDATE 1, TV, PIX):UPDATE 1-Latest Epstein accuser calls on Prince Andrew to talk to U.S. authoritiesNEW YORK, Nov 18 (Reuters) - A woman who accuses Jeffrey Epstein of sexually abusing her as a child on Monday said Britain’s Prince Andrew should tell U.S. authorities what he knows about the financier.

The fallout from Prince Andrew 's bombshell BBC interview continues. According to The Times of London, the royal is moving his private office out of Buckingham Palace amid the backlash over his ties to late financier Jeffrey Epstein. Buckingham Palace said in a statement that the Duke of York

The Times of London reported that Andrew was forced to clear out his staff and office as fallout from his disastrous BBC interview continues. Buckingham Palace did not confirm he had cut his ties to the organization, but said that going forward “he is looking at how to take Pitch forward outside of his

The office of Pitch@Palace, Andrew's charity that connects entrepreneurs with companies, was located inside the palace, but will now continue unaffiliated and simply be called "Pitch," the Telegraph reports. The charity's financial backers have been abandoning ship since news of the royal's relationship with Epstein became public. Barclays, KPMG, Standard Chartered, and Inmarsat, have all pulled out, the London Times reports.

Esptein owned a money management firm that purported to only take on clients with at least $1 billion in wealth. A New Yorker investigation found that Epstein secured at least $7.5 million in donations to MIT's influential Media Lab from clients Bill Gates and Leon Black.

Organizations distance themselves from Prince Andrew after interview defending relationship with Jeffrey Epstein

  Organizations distance themselves from Prince Andrew after interview defending relationship with Jeffrey Epstein The University of Huddersfield, Outward Bound and AstraZeneca are among those reviewing their links to the prince.Andrew’s close ties with Epstein, who hanged himself in a New York prison cell in August, already cost him one job years ago. Andrew quit as a trade envoy for the United Kingdom in 2011, after a photo of him strolling with Epstein in Central Park caused a media furor and raised questions about his judgment.

DISGRACED Prince Andrew has been forced to move his office from Buckingham Palace , just days after he was sacked from Royal duties. According to The Times, The Duke of York was told that he would have to clear his staff and find a new office to continue his work elsewhere.

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 That was the typical pattern,” he said. Photo from 2001 that was included in court files released last week shows Prince Andrew with his arm around

Epstein died in a Manhattan prison in August and his death has been ruled a suicide. Andrew stayed in Epstein's home after he was convicted of sexual offenses in 2008. The royal has since apologized for staying with Epstein after his conviction, but has continued to face intense scrutiny over the relationship and his alleged sexual assault made possible by Epstein.

Virginia Giuffre, 35, has claimed she was sex-trafficked by Epstein to Andrew, among other powerful men, and sexually assaulted by the royal when she was 17-years-old. Andrew has adamantly denied the assault — or ever meeting Giuffre —despite a photo that shows Andrew with his arm around a young Giuffre.

During his BBC interview, Andrew defended his relationship with Epstein and failed to express sympathy for his many alleged victims. Public scrutiny will likely intensify after Giuffre's own interview with the BBC airs on Monday Dec. 2, The Associated Press reports.

Epstein accuser details alleged encounter with Prince Andrew .
Giuffre said she had sex with the prince on three occasions."He knows what happened. I know what happened and there's only one of us telling the truth, and I know that's me," Giuffre said.

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