Meghan and Harry dealt fresh blow as Sussexes officially DEMOTED on Royal Family website

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been relegated down the list on the site and are now below eight members of the Royal Family. Prince Harry, who remains sixth-in-line to the throne, even appears below his uncle Prince Edward and his wife Sophie, the Countess of Wessex.

The profiles of members of The Firm are listed on the site and is headed by the Queen, 95, followed by her eldest son Prince Charles, 72.

The Duchess of Cornwall, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Princess Anne and Prince Andrew also rank above the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the platform.

Royal watchers need to scroll halfway down the page before they even see Prince Harry’s picture and biography.

Meghan features just above the Queen’s cousin, Princess Alexandra.

The royal website lists each member and provides a detailed description of the work and service they have conducted.

It also references Meghan and Harry decision to quit their roles within The Firm.

It says: “As announced in January, The Duke and Duchess have stepped back as senior members of The Royal Family.

“They are balancing their time between the United Kingdom and North America, continuing to honour their duty to The Queen, the Commonwealth, and their patronages.

“Frogmore Cottage in the UK remains their family home.

“The Duchess will continue to support a number of charitable causes and organisations which reflect the issues with which she has long been associated including the arts, access to education, support for women and animal welfare.”

Sophie Wessex and Prince Edward have taken part in a rare interview and addressed the current ongoings within the Royal Family.

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On their subtle change of role within The Firm, Sophie said: “We’ve plodded along doing what we’re doing, hopefully doing it well.

“And then all of a sudden there’s a bit of a hiatus and things have changed a bit.

“Naturally, the media are looking for people to fill the so-called void.”

She added: “If people want to pay more attention to what we’re doing, then great.”



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