THE QUEEN is reportedly following the same model as Megxit as she banishes Prince Andrew from the Royal Family and strips his titles.
Her Majesty and her advisers allegedly used similar tactics to “insulate the institution” amid the splits with both Meghan and Harry and now with Prince Andrew.
Andrew was dramatically stripped of his royal titles and military honours after a face-to-face showdown with the Queen.
The bombshell news was announced by Buckingham Palace and comes amid growing anger at the Duke of York’s sex assault lawsuit.
Insiders said the decision to reduce Andrew – often called her “favourite son” – to a “private citizen” was one of the hardest in Her Majesty’s 70 years on the throne.
And a well-placed palace source said the Queen and her advisers had decided to follow “the same model of effective banishment” with Andrew as she had with Harry, according to the Mail.
Harry and Meghan sensationally quit the Royal Family in 2020 and moved to the US – where they now live with their two children Archie and Lilibet.
Andrew will now no longer be able to use his title ‘His Royal Highness’ – two years after Prince Harry lost his royal title and patronages when he moved to the US with Meghan.
The source said: “They have taken this decision to insulate the institution from being hit…