PUBLISHED: 09:27, Thu, Nov 5, 2020 | UPDATED: 09:39, Thu, Nov 5, 2020
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are still officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, despite stepping down as senior royals earlier this year. The decision to keep their official titles has been highly controversial, with many commentators calling for the pair to lose their titles for good. But an expert has claimed the couple will always have their Sussex titles.
In an exclusive interview with Express.co.uk, biographer Sean Smith has claimed Meghan and Harry will never lose their royal titles.
He said: “Harry will remain the Duke of Sussex, I don’t think there is any doubt of that.
“Because when Prince Charles becomes King he will be the son of the King.
“And he will, they both will, be back for ceremonial things in this country.”
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will never lose their royal titles, a biographer has claimed (Image: Getty)
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry recently moved to California (Image: Time100)
When asked whether if he thought the couple would keep their Sussex titles, Mr Smith said: “Yes I do. But I don’t think it matters if they don’t.”
He went on to question the need for titles in the first place and said: “All that sort of title stuff is ridiculous anyway.
“The sooner we ditch it the better.”
The biographer pointed out in his new book on the Duchess, titled Meghan Misunderstood, he does not use the couples royal titles once.
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are still officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex (Image: Getty)