Fit for a queen: Kate rises to the Megxit challenge with dignity ...

World

Fit for a queen: Kate rises to the Megxit challenge with dignity and drive

With the Duchess of Cambridge more visible than ever, we reveal the crack team encouraging her to step up

Camilla Tominey

It has been a month since Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, announced that they were stepping back as senior members of the royal family. For the past eight weeks, column inches have racked up about the Megxit bombshell and its impact on the institution of monarchy.

Yet amid all the hysteria and hullabaloo, one of its most important members has been serenely going about the business of keeping calm and carrying on.

Until now, this kind of understated behaviour may have been most closely associated with the queen, but it is her modern-day equivalent, the Duchess of Cambridge, who has been quietly putting duty first with increasing visibility...

This article is reserved for Times Select subscribers.
A subscription gives you full digital access to all Times Select content.

Times Select

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems?
Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

Next Article