PRINCE Harry is ready to look on Strictly Come Dancing tonight – “stunning” royal aides as a row over the BBC’s controversial Diana interview drags on.
He is because of be beamed into residing rooms throughout the UK whereas exhibiting help for his pal JJ Chalmers.
Prince Harry has given his give JJ Chalmers Strictly efficiency his royal seal of approval
The pair struck up a friendship when JJ took half within the Invictus Video games, they usually have been mates ever since.
The previous Royal Marine was critically injured in an IED explosion whereas serving in Afghanistan.
A senior royal supply told The Times: “Strictly Come Dancing is among the BBC’s flagship exhibits.
“Given what has been occurring across the BBC Diana saga and every little thing that has come out of the opposite documentaries, Harry’s timing is a bit of stunning.
“Of all of the weeks for Harry to document one thing on the BBC, this wasn’t it.”
A spokesman for Prince Harry confirmed he’s conscious of the Panorama row, however mentioned: “The duke has recognized JJ for a very long time.
“They’ve been in good contact since Strictly began and he was eager to indicate his help for a good friend so that they recorded one thing collectively earlier this week.”
When requested whether or not his pal has been watching, the TV host instructed the Daily Mail: “Sure. I assumed he’d discover it hilarious, however he although I used to be good.
“He although, ‘By heck, he can dance’.”
A scandal erupted earlier this month when Diana’s brother Earl Charles Spencer went public with claims Martin Bashir repeatedly deceived her with a view to land an unique 1995 Panorama interview.
Notes from Earl Spencer seen by the Daily Mail allegedly present that Bashir spun a rare internet of lies to achieve entry to the Princess.
They reveal 32 jaw-dropping smears – together with claims that Diana’s personal correspondence was being opened and her cellphone tapped.
Earl Spencer additionally alleged to director-general Tim Davie that Bashir falsified financial institution accounts, which claimed to wrongly present two senior courtiers have been being paid by safety companies for info on Diana, within the hope it will win him an introduction to her.
The handwritten letter — allegedly denying that she was manipulated into participating — had been lacking.
Information of the letter got here as elimination groups emptied Mr Bashir’s £2million residence in Maida Vale, West London.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been hit with backlash after they have been pictured laying flowers at the Los Angeles National Cemetery this week, with many royal commentators calling it a “publicity stunt”.
Harry, 35, was forced to deny the shoot with spouse Meghan was a “publicity stunt” after the photographer who took the snaps was named as celebrity snapper Lee Morgan.
The 39-year-old was enlisted by the ex-royals to seize the second they visited the graves of fallen troopers after the Prince was allegedly instructed he couldn’t have a Remembrance Day wreath laid at Cenotaph on his behalf.
The pair have maintained a robust friendship by the years
The previous soldier is participating on this yr’s sequence
Harry, Meghan and their son Archie have moved to the US