LONDON: Royal sources dismiss growing regency rumours. The Queen has no intention of stepping aside for Prince Charles and insists it is “duty first, nation first, I’m going to be there”, according to sources close to the monarch.
The Queen has no plans to pass her official duties on to Prince Charles, and insisted ‘duty first, I’m going to be there,’ it was reported. Royal insiders said the Queen, the world’s longest-reigning living monarch, remained as committed as ever to her duty. They dismiss claims that she will request that the Regency Act come into force in the foreseeable future.