Prince Harry may march onward in his military roles after a year

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Prince Harry may march onward in his military roles after a year

While the Sussexes will close their palace office, they will be welcomed back at key points in the coming year

Hannah Furness

The queen is to leave the door open for the Duke of Sussex to return to his honorary military roles after a year, it has emerged, as Buckingham Palace announced the Sussexes will undertake a final flurry of engagements before stepping down as full-time working members of the royal family on March 31.

The duke and duchess will close their palace office and abandon the “Sussex Royal” branding to set up a new nonprofit foundation.

They will be welcomed back at key points throughout the coming year, however, with dates understood to include the queen’s Birthday Parade in June, as well as a series of final official engagements in March. The arrangements will be subject to a one-year “transition” period, allowing either side to negotiate changes to “ensure the arrangement works for all parties”...

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