Prince Andrew was ‘shunned’
PRINCE Andrew was ‘shunned by the royal household and did not work together warmly with them’ at Prince Philip’s memorial regardless of strolling in alongside The Queen.
The Duke of York, accompanied Her Majesty to the service however had little interplay with the remainder of his household.
Andrew reportedly prevented receptions and drove straight again to Westminster along with his mom after the service.
The Queen appeared to ‘look unequivocal’ in her assist of her second son, whereas the remainder of The Firm provided ‘no indicators of assist or encouragement’ and ‘pretended to not even see him’.
Body language knowledgeable Judi James defined to FEMAIL: “Andrew didn’t get the identical kind of welcome [as the Queen gave him] from the opposite royals.
“Only his mother threw him anything bordering on a “welcome again” smile and, relatively than throw him refined tie-signs of assist or encouragement, a lot of the royals appeared to aim to behave as if they hadn’t even seen him.
“Taking his place subsequent to Edward he minimize an remoted however defiant-looking determine, however there have been no glances and even nods of greeting and no discernible eye contact.
“The eye-avoidance regarded deliberate, with a lot of the Firm staring pointedly forward as if barely even conscious of him.
“Edward and Sophie are sometimes used because the buffers of the royal agency, famously chatting animatedly to keep away from the frost between William and Harry on their final public outing, however there have been no indicators of heat or connection between these brothers till the singing of the hymn.
“Andrew turned his head to speak to Edward and Sophie and they replied with the coolest of responses.”