Prince Harry, Meghan to give up 'royal highness' titles

FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file)

2020年欧洲杯预测Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, have agreed to stop using the "royal highness" titles and will no longer receive public funds after a deal was struck for them to step aside as senior royals, according to Buckingham Palace.

2020年欧洲杯预测The palace said in a statement Saturday that the couple will repay some 2.4 million pounds of taxpayers' money that was spent renovating Frogmore Cottage, their home near Windsor Castle.

2020年欧洲杯预测As part of the new arrangement, the couple will be required to step back from Royal duties and can no longer "formally represent The Queen."

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2020年欧洲杯预测Frogmore Cottage will remain their family home in the UK, according to the palace.

The palace said the new arrangement will take effect in Spring 2020.

The Queen said in her own statement that she is "pleased that together we have found a constructive and supportive way forward for my grandson and his family."