How a man on a mission came crashing down in tide of scandal
Evening Standard|January 14, 2022
THE fate of the man once styled as the “Playboy Prince” was sealed the moment a US judge ruled he must face a civil trial over sex abuse allegations.
Robert Jobson

Advised by her son and grandson, the Queen put the reputation of the monarchy first and cast Andrew into royal exile.

It was all so different when I interviewed Prince Andrew at Buckingham Palace to mark his 50th birthday just over a decade ago. Back then he seemed a man on a mission. Still a senior member of the royal family, he was energised, full of ideas and seemed in a good place.

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