The royal family has experienced its fair share of PR issues over the years, some big and some small, and a number of them have turned into real problems that required immediate attention. Check out these 16 PR mishaps that rocked the royal family:
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16. Meghan And Harry Step Down From Senior Royal Roles
In one of the most unprecedented moves in royal history, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced in January 2020 that they would be stepping down in their roles as senior members of the royal family. They wrote, “After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this year in starting to carve out a progressive new role within this institution. We intend to step back as ‘senior’ members of the Royal Family and work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majesty The Queen.” They also shared they would be splitting their time between the UK and North America, which is a move that’s never been done in royal history.