Prince Charles’ former aide has stepped down following claims he “fixed” a CBE honour for a Saudi tycoon who gave millions to charities.
Michael Fawcett has temporarily quit as chief executive of the Prince’s Foundation whilst an investigation into allegations about his conduct takes place.
Mr Fawcett is alleged to have coordinated support to “upgrade” an honorary OBE to a CBE for Saudi Businessman Mahfouz Marei Mubarak bin Mahfouz.
Meanwhile, Buckingham Palace is furious over the leak of the Queen’s death plans.
Top officials within the Royal Household are ‘furious’ with a mole-hunt underway.
The documents – codenamed Operation London Bridge – are supposed to be top secret, detailing every inch of what happens when her Her Majesty dies, from the new King’s ‘mourning tour’ to the funeral arrangements.
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