Birmingham news Prince Charles planning big change to royal palaces when he is king MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - He wants to move the institution into the "modern era"
Breaking News ! Prince Charles is heir to the throne and has reportedly already been thinking about changes he wants to make as king. A controversial plan to slim down the Royal Family has been reported, with the Prince of Wales believed to want to cut outsider members and trim the number of royals down to a bare minimum. It would see the official Royal Family consisting of his close family, their wives and children. But there is another change that could be in the pipeline once Charles is king. He reportedly wants to open royal palaces up to the public, opening up more rooms to the public. According to The Sunday Times , the Prince of Wales wants the public to have greater access to Buckingham Palace, Clarence House, Windsor Castle, Sandringham and Balmoral.
. But other rooms including the Centre Room - which leads to the famous balcony where the royals often appear on special occasions - could be opened according to the paper. A royal source told the publication: “The prince wants to bring people in to connect with the institution. “He recognises it needs to keep evolving, and in the modern era people want to be able to access their palaces. He embraces that and sees them as public places more than private spaces.”
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