Charles lays flowers on tomb of grandmother Princess Alice in Jerusalem

The Prince of Wales has paid his respects at the tomb of his grandmother Princess Alice – famed for harbouring a Jewish family during the Second World War.

The Prince of Wales has paid his respects at the tomb of his grandmother Princess Alice – famed for harbouring a Jewish family during the Second World War.

Charles laid flowers on her final resting place at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Jerusalem as his two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories came to an end.

Draped on her tomb was a Greek royal standard which the prince had made in London after the original had become moth-eaten and tatty.

He...
source: Oxford Times

2020-01-24 19:17
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