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Cleaners hoping to work for the Queen must spot a dead fly that has been planted in the interview room to secure the job

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The Queens cleaners must spot a dead fly hidden in their interview room to get the job

According the head of royal recruitment Tracey Waterman, applicants hoping to work at Sandringham must spot a dead fly before she will consider them.

Speaking on the Channel 5 documentary Sandringham: The Royals at Christmas, Waterman explains that she deliberately plants the fly in an interview room to spot whether the candidate has a good eye for detail.

She explains: The difference between housekeeper in a five-star hotel and in a royal Palace would be attention to detail.

One of the tests I like to do, to see if a candidate has potential eye for detail, is to place a dead fly, either in the fireplace or on the carpet.”

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry promote joy in 2020 by supporting Good News Movement

Harry and Meghan announced they would be using their Instagram account to promote one inspiring account a month

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced on Wednesday they would be using their popular SussexRoyal page to promote one inspiring account each month in 2020.

Januarys pick is [email protected]_movement, which celebrates acts of kindness and good news in our global community.

The Sussexes wrote on Instagram: Happy New Year! For 2020 we will be continuing our tradition of highlighting accounts that inspire, and that remind us of all the good that is happening in the world. 

However, this time we will be focusing on just one account each month. 

For January, we would like to shine a spotlight on @goodnews_movement.

Meghan Markle includes sweet photo with Kate Middleton as one of her highlights of 2019

Meghan included a photo of Kate on her Instagram story

Meghan and Harry treated fans on New Years Eve to a round-up of their years highlights.

The sweet video included anunseen photo of baby Archie, and Meghan also paid tribute to sister-in-law Kate Middleton.

The minute-long video included a photo of Meghan smiling with Kate during their day out together at Wimbledon tennis over the summer.

Kate Middleton tweaks her clothes to make them less sexy

Kate got rid of the plunging neckline on this Alessandra Rich dress for BBC’s A Berry Royal Christmas, and also added a bow

The Duchess of Cambridge, 37, often has garments tailored before she wears them to remove any necklines and sexy slits.

One of the occasions the royal has redesigned an item is when she appeared on BBCs A Berry Royal Christmas with Mary Berry in December. 

The mum-of-three wore a red Alessandra Rich dress that was altered to hide the revealing keyhole neckline opening.

In other royal news, we told you how Kate confessed that she regretted her outfit choice on Christmas Day.

Plus The Queen always stays up until midnight on New Years Eve as she celebrates with Prince Philip at Sandringham.

And Zara and Mike Tindall danced and partied with Rebel Wilson as they celebrated New Year in Sydney.