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CBS News 18 Jan 2020

Harry and Meghan "no longer working members" of the royal family

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will no longer be official "working members" of the royal family, according to a statement released by Queen Elizabeth II and Buckingham Palace on Saturday. Under the new agreement, the couple will no longer receive public funds for royal duties. CBS News' Imtiaz Tyab reports from London.


After March 31, the Canadian government intends to no longer contribute to security costs for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, as they plan to cease their activities as working members of the Royal Family.
Harry and Meghan joined the rest of the royal family for their final public royal appearance before stepping down.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex didn't take part in the Queen's procession through Westminster Abbey at the start of the Commonwealth Service.

After just under two years since Harry married Meghan, the couple will leave royal life behind to move to North America.

Sky's royal correspondent Rhiannon Mills reports.
Harry and Meghan joined the rest of the royal family for their final public royal appearance before stepping down.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex didn't take part in the Queen's procession through Westminster Abbey at the start of the Commonwealth Service.

After just under two years since Harry married Meghan, the couple will leave royal life behind to move to North America.

Sky's royal correspondent Rhiannon Mills reports.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were told they would no longer have an office in Buckingham Palace, and that their spring transition period will start on March 31st.

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