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Meghan and Harry wished followers a Happy Thanksgiving

Meghan and Harry wished fans a Happy Thanksgiving

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry today wished fans a happy Thanksgiving as they celebrated the US holiday during a break from royal duties.

This Thanksgiving is the couples first one as new parents to baby Archie and they are expected to have had a low key day.

The couple shared a post to their 9.9million followers on their Sussex Royal Instagram page.

It said: Wishing you a very happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours.

Kate Middleton has been doing work experience at a maternity hospital

Kate has been privately working in the Kingston Hospital Maternity Unit

Kate Middleton went under-the-radar for some secret work experience at a maternity hospital this week.

For the past two days, mum-of-three Kate, 37, has been privately working in the Kingston Hospital Maternity Unit in London.

During her time at the facility, the Duchess of Cambridge learned more about its work as part of her Early Years project. 

Her initiative aims to look at how experiences between birth and five years affects us as adults.

Prince Andrew in new blow as BBC doubles the length of the Virginia Roberts interview

The BBC interview has been extended to an hour

Prince Andrew has been hit with a new blow after the BBC doubled the length of its interview with one of Jeffrey Epsteins sex slaves.

Virginia Roberts, 35, is said to repeat claims the Duke of York bedded her when she was 17 and branded his recent denial of the claims as appalling.

The prince claimed in his car crash BBC interview that he did not remember meetingRoberts– now Virginia Giuffre who says she was a 17-year-old sex slave of his paedo palJeffrey Epstein.

Helena Bonham Carter asked Prince William to be her daughter’s godfather – but he said no

Prince William declined the role of godfather

Appearing on US talk showWatch What Happens Live, The Crown actress confirmed a fan rumour by admitting she’d once drunkenly asked Prince William to be her daughter’s godfather when they were both on holiday in the Caribbean in 2007.

She said: “I’d spent all my friends as godparents on my first child, so Billy had 11 godparents.

“And so I thought I could make up for Nell […] thought if I give her Prince William then that would cover it.”

But in 2007, the then 25-year-old Royal wasn’t quite ready for the responsibility and politely declined.

She continued: “He just said, ‘You don’t want me to be godfather to your child.’ And I left and obviously it didn’t work out… funnily enough.”

Prince Andrew was given massage in Buckingham Palace bedroom while naked under towel by masseuse introduced by Maxwell

Prince Andrew was in a towel for the massage, she said

Prince Andrew was given a massage in a Buckingham Palace bedroom while naked under a towel by a masseuse introduced to him by socialiteGhislaine Maxwell, it has been revealed today.

Masseuse Monique Giannelloni recounted how she was led down the plush palace’s hallway before being greeted by the Duke of York in 2000.

Speaking to the Mail Online, the now 55-year-old said she was “very nervous” as she was taken through the grand rooms for the massage.

In other royal news, we told you how the Queen starred alongside Princess Margaret in Christmas pantomimes as a child and often played the PRINCE.

We also revealed Meghan Markles former Suits co-star says the Duchess is in charge of her Royal wardrobe and does it all herself.

And we told you Prince William says George tells Charlotte hes better than her at football & explains how he settles sibling rivalry.