Royal snub: How Princess Anne ‘blamed ex-husband’ in Princess Diana row

PRINCESS ANNE blamed her former husband Captain Mark Phillips for missing an important event, after she was accused of avoiding it because she did not get on with her sister-in-law Princess Diana.

The Princess Royal and her then-husband Mark missed Prince Harry’s christening in 1984 because they were on a rabbit shoot at the time, and were the only senior royals to do so. Many took their absence as a slight to Diana, whom it was believed Anne had an ongoing feud with. However, in an interview with Terry Wogan in 1985, Anne deflected by leaving the blame partly at Mark’s door, as he had apparently arranged the clashing event.

Mr Wogan broached the subject by...
source: Express

2020-05-27 17:17
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