You’ve got to hand it to the royals, they put their mouth where their money is. It’s all very well for Tony Blair to go around declaring war on everywhere while his offspring seek well-paid employment in the media, but at least HM and HRHs in general tend to send their kids off to the front line to show a bit of solidarity with the working grunts.
We’re not going to pretend they have to muck out the horses and paint rocks and make record-breaking pizzas on GMTV like the rest of the soldiery (though they might have to!), but at least they’re there, in the dangerous bits wearing unflattering green. For which we salute them. In Harry’s case, with more than one body part.
Oh, and this magazine cover is to celebrate his support – as in he’s setting off with them this very day – for soldiers with limbs amputated who are setting off on a trek into the Arctic. That’s actual news, that is.
Look at PH! Ain't he just the cat's pyjamas?,