Reverse the tide! Meghan MarkleAnd Prince HarryThree months after their trip, they returned to the United Kingdom to participate in a charity event. Queen Elizabeth II‘s Platinum Jubilee.
The Duchess and Invictus Games founder, 37 years old, attended the One Young World Summit, Manchester, Monday, September 5, as part their mini-tour that will take them to Germany. The SuitsFor her part, the alum delivered her first speech in U.K. since her and her husband made their last royal appearance in March 2020.
“It is very nice to be back in the U.K.,” the BenchAuthor began in bright red, with gold hoops and understated gold accessories. “You are the future. But I’d like to add that you are also the future. You are driving the positive, necessary change across the globe at this very moment. And for that, I’m so grateful to be in your company today.”
One Young World is a charity organization that aims to develop “young leaders to build a fair, sustainable future for all.” Meghan has worked as a counselor with the group since 2014.
Last month, royal expert Christopher AndersenTelled Us WeeklyHe believes Prince WilliamAnd Duchess Kate will avoid Harry and Meghan during their brief visit to the U.K. “They’re gonna be playing royal hide and seek,” the Day Diana Died author explained, noting that the Duke of Cambridge and his wife, both 40, would be at Balmoral Castle in Scotland during the first part of the Sussexes’ trip.
The BetterUp CIO and the California native are set to head to Düsseldorf, Germany, as the next stop on their tour, but they’ll return to the U.K. on Thursday, September 8, for a brief visit to London. “They’re going to be, literally, a brief stroll from each other on the grounds of Windsor because the Cambridges have to [return in time to get their] kids in school,” Andersen explained.
Meghan and Harry’s latest trip to England marks the couple’s third visit to the country since they announced their decision to step down as senior working royals in January 2020. Most recently, the duo visited London for the Jubilee, which celebrated the 70th anniversary of Elizabeth’s accession to the throne.
The pair introduced Lili, now 15 months old, to her greatgrandmother, 96, during the June trip. The sovereign also got to see Harry and Meghan’s 3-year-old son, Archie, during the visit.
“Spending time with her great-grandchildren and seeing Lilibet turn 1 added some light to her day,” an insider exclusively told UseJune “She thinks they’re adorable and gave Lili and Archie gifts.”
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