Elton John ‘distressed’ as he defends Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's private jet trip

ELTON JOHN has spoken out to defend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Twitter this afternoon, after it was reported they had used a private jet to stay at his home in the South of France.

Sir Elton John, 72, shared a series of messages on his Twitter account where he said he was “deeply distressed” about how Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s stay at his home in the South of France had been reported.

The legendary musician revealed he had invited the royal couple to stay at his property in Nice amid their “hectic year”.

He began: “I am deeply distressed by today’s distorted and malicious account in the press surrounding the...
source: Express

2019-08-19 23:23
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