Why Princess Anne is the hardest-working royal – even during coronavirus outbreak - EpicNews

March 20, 2020 – 12:46 GMT Jenni McKnight

The Princess Royal has grow to be the unsung heroine of the royal household because of her continued work all through the coronavirus pandemic. With the authorities advising folks over the age of 70 to restrict their social interactions, Princess Anne, who turns 70 in August, is exhibiting no indicators of slowing down – which isn’t shocking contemplating she was topped the most hardworking royal for the third yr in a row in 2019. Last yr, PA Media totalled up a listing of royal occasions in accordance with the Court Circular, which data the monarchy’s official engagements, to disclose Anne labored 165 days of the yr.

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But whereas different royals are actually adopting precautionary measures to forestall members from contracting the illness, with the Queen – who is now in Windsor for the Easter break alongside Prince Philip – cancelling public visits to Cheshire and Camden this month, and the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall suspending their tour to the Republic of Cyprus and Jordan, Anne will reportedly “continue with her duty”.

The 69-year-old has numerous engagements scheduled in the forthcoming weeks, in line with the royal diary. On Monday she visited the Addington Equestrian Centre close to Buckingham in her position as vice patron of the British Horse Society. Anne met the BHS’s training staff and equine coaches, and watched an illustration during her go to.

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The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh’s daughter is anticipated to go to flood affected areas in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, on 30 March. She will then journey to Bristol to go to Triodos Bank UK on their 25th anniversary. Then on 7 April she is anticipated to go to St. Michael’s Church in East Sussex for its 900th anniversary. On the identical day she is going to then attend a reception at St. James’s Palace after which journey again to East Sussex to go to Newhaven Station as a part of her obligation as patron of the National Coastwatch Institution. Anne will then have 4 royal engagements on the 8 April in London, Essex and Sussex. With authorities recommendation growing every single day, it stays to be seen whether or not the mother-of-two will nonetheless perform duties, however for now, The Princess Royal continues to show her unshakeable work ethic.

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