Prince William modernizing royal family is ‘about survival’ as it begins to reflect tour
Royal editor Russell Myers spoke to Lorraine Kelly on Monday morning about the recent royal tour and said the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge must ‘move with the times’
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Lorraine Kelly is keen to discuss reports that Prince William has plans to modernize the royal family when she hosts her gig on Monday morning.
Lorraine, 62, invited The Mirror’s Royal Editor Russell Myers to the ITV breakfast show to chat about Kate and William’s recent tour of the Caribbean.
The TV presenter began by saying, “So it’s really no surprise, there’s a big breakdown on this, right? I expect a lot of heated encounters.
Russell replied: “Yes, I think the investigation has begun.
“There were many successful cases on this tour. However, the tour was marred by the outcry, small in number but powerful in voice. I assume whether William’s speeches about Whether or not slavery went far enough, campaigners certainly didn’t think they did, in Especially Jamaica.”
Russell continued: “The optics of the tour weren’t great. I understand that William even raised concerns before they went, about the possibility of traveling in a convertible Land Rover in Jamaica, and having Looks like he’s been proven right because so many people are talking about them.
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“It really tarnished the note of the tour, which was otherwise very successful. However, we’re in a very different world, and the Black Lives Matter movement has really shaken people’s minds. and focus a lot of the mind of the organization.”
Lorraine later said: “They sometimes look dated and out of touch, not necessarily their fault in some way. But William had sworn to fix things and he knew he had to in order to survive. .”
Russell replied, “Yes absolutely and it’s about survival. He talks about the need to change the monarchy, the monarchy has to move with the times and they are the modern face of the monarchy. that monarchy.”
Lorraine airs at 9 a.m. weekdays on ITV and ITV Hub.
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