“The Duke of York, Prince Andrew could be stripped off his round-the-clock armed police protection services after he withdrew from public duties but the final decision still rests in the hands of the home secretary, Priti Patil and the prime minister, Boris Johnson.
The Home Office is recommending a major downgrade of the security given to Prince Andrew but only after receiving a review by the Metropolitan Police. . . . (more) “
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