Briefing Royal misstep? Prince Charles meddled in British government affairs

Britons are digesting new revelations that the king-in-waiting lobbied government ministers over policies on education, the environment, and healthcare.

By , Correspondent

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He has long been known to have strong opinions and a desire to publicly air them. Now a BBC Radio 4 documentary has revealed how Prince Charles has used his position to try and influence government policy, sometimes on topics he had not publicly expressed a view on.