Prince Harry, Meghan’s Home Renovations Cost Taxpayers $3M

The British taxpayers spent 67 million pounds on the monarchy during 2018-19, a 41% increase on the previous financial year.

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LONDON (AP) — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s home was renovated with 2.4 million pounds ($3.06 million) of taxpayers’ money, royal accounts revealed Tuesday. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan’s residence near Windsor Castle, called Frogmore Cottage, underwent major work to turn five properties back into a single home for the couple and their baby son Archie. Fixtures, fittings and furnishings at the Victorian-era structure were paid for by the royal couple. The figures…

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