Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tipped for balcony photoshoot ‘could persuade her’ | royal | New
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expected to miss the chance to take pictures on the balcony during the Trooping the Color ceremony for the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations. Ms Levin believes the Queen could be persuaded to arrange a second balcony appearance that would be open to non-working members of the Royal Family who would otherwise miss the iconic occasion.
Ms Levin told Sky News: “Again, I think Prince Harry could persuade her to let them in at the last minute.
“Because instead of going to [Epsom] Derby, she thinks or we are offered that she can come on the balcony twice, you see.
“So maybe one is actually when it’s Trooping the Colour, they won’t come there.
“But another one, maybe they will. I just hope they don’t take it over.”
The Queen is also due to make an appearance on the balcony of Buckingham Palace to wave to the crowd, although the two most controversial members of the royal family – her son Prince Andrew and grandson Prince Harry – will be absent.
In February, Andrew settled a US lawsuit in which he was accused of sexually abusing Virginia Giuffre. He previously resigned from public office over his ties to late US sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
Harry, the youngest son of Prince Charles’ heir, also gave up his royal duties to move with his American wife Meghan to Los Angeles, from where they delivered barbs and accusations of racism against the royal household.
However, the two are likely to attend other engagements over the long weekend. Another notable absentee will be her late husband, Prince Philip, who died aged 99 last April after 73 years by her side.
At the time, Josef Stalin, Mao Zedong and Harry Truman ruled the Soviet Union, China and the United States, while Winston Churchill was British Prime Minister.
In September 2015, she overtook her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria to become the longest-reigning monarch in almost 1,000 years in a line that dates back to Norman King William I and his conquest of England. in 1066.
During her seven decades on the throne, the Queen has been a symbol of stability for the country during huge social, economic and political changes, including the end of the British Empire.
“Not only have Your Majesty been a constant presence in the lives of most of your subjects, but you are also the third longest-serving monarch in the history of the world,” the Speaker of the House of Commons said. Parliament in a press release.