Numbers do not lie – Princess Meghan Edition

Meghanpedia

By Sarah Schneider

The British tabloids are known for making up ridiculously high cost estimates when it comes to The Duchess of Sussex. We are not amused and will collect real figures to debunk their lies. This article will be updated on a regular basis .

Watch this space!

The Royal wedding

Royal weddings are considered private matter and paid for by the Royal Family. However, security costs are paid for by the public.

The total recovered for the policing operation surrounding the wedding of Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is £2,364,690.

Source: Thames Valley’s Police and Crime Commissioner

Frogmore Cottage, Windsor

The reconfiguration and full refurbishment of Frogmore Cottage cost £2.4m. The money to renovate the official residence for The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and Master Archie came from the Sovereign Grant.

Source: Annual Report and Accounts 2018-19 Full, page 13.

What is The Sovereign Grant?

Spread some Duchess of Sussex facts

Last updated on July 3rd, 2019

References

Thames Valley’s Police and Crime Commissioner November 23, 2018 Link
Annual Report and Accounts 2018-19 Summary June 24, 2019 Link
Annual Report and Accounts 2018-19 Full June 24, 2019 Link