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King Charles ‘plotting spectacular stunt’ to show monarch ‘leads from the front’ | Royal | News

King Charles ‘plotting spectacular stunt’ to show monarch ‘leads from the front’ | Royal | News

[ad_1] King Charles wants to get back in the saddle for Trooping the Colour by riding his favourite horse at his birthday celebrations. Charles, 75, will be easing back into public life after a three-month break to focus on his treatment and recuperation after he was diagnosed with an undisclosed type of cancer. Trooping the Colour is a major event in the royal calendar and one at which the King is keen to be seen “leading from the front” by appearing on his most favoured horse, Noble, according to The Sun. Charles could ride from Buckingham Palace along The Mall to Horse Guards Parade along with Prince William, Princess Anne and Prince Edward. However, doctors may advise the monarch against such a move as His Royal Highness continues to recuperate. An insider told The Sun the King “wants to lead from the front” and has been “quite clear” he is raring to get back to public facing duties. They added the King doesn’t need to appear on horseback at Trooping the Colour but believes if …

King Charles to silence critics in trying week for Royal Family | Royal | News

King Charles to silence critics in trying week for Royal Family | Royal | News

[ad_1] Since the start of the year, the Firm has been depleted in number following the Princess of Wales’s major abdominal surgery and the King’s prostate surgery and subsequent cancer diagnosis. Prince William also reduced his workload to support his wife and children throughout Kate’s recovery. Now, Kate will be taking a prolonged period of absence after she bravely announced her cancer diagnosis on Friday. The Prince of Wales will also be stepping back over the next few weeks to focus on his family during the children’s school holidays. Many commentators have raised concerns that there simply aren’t enough working royals to go around, especially considering their ages. Over the past few months Queen Camilla, 76, Princess Anne, 73, and the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, aged 60 and 59, have been doing a tremendous job in filling in for Charles, Kate and William. The Queen should be especially lauded for increasing her workload, which last week saw her confer city status in the Isle of Man and undertake a two-day visit to Northern Ireland. …