Paul Web page has claimed he personally made three separate complaints to the Palace throughout the time labored within the Royal Safety Command from 1998 till 2004.
And chatting with The Sunday Mirror, be mentioned that he’s conscious of ‘at the very least a dozen’ different reviews made by colleagues concerning the Duke of York.
‘The Palace have an issue as a result of there are situations and proof of Prince Andrew being overbearing and verbally abusive,’ he advised the newspaper.
Prince Andrew needs to be topic to a bullying probe over 12 complaints made by Buckingham Palace employees due to his overbearing and verbally abusive behaviour, a former royal officer has mentioned. Pictured: Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson seen driving collectively in the present day
Paul Web page has claimed he personally made three separate complaints to the Palace about Adnrew throughout the time labored within the Royal Safety Command from 1998 till 2004. Pictured: Mr Web page talking in ITV documentary ‘ Ghislaine, Prince Andrew and the Paedophile’ that aired on Monday
Mr Web page alleged his complaints throughout his time working for the Palace had been ignored as a result of senior courtiers needed to keep away from agitation, and referred to as on officers to launch an investigation into the complaints in the identical method they did with Meghan Markle.
‘Buckingham Palace launched a bullying investigation in opposition to Meghan final 12 months after she was accused of wrongdoing,’ Mr Web page, whose revelations in an ITV documentary this week sparked a string of complaints concerning the duke, mentioned.
‘If it is a truthful organisation that appears after its employees, an investigation needs to be began to verify whether or not or not Andrew is responsible of being a bully and of intimidating employees.’
Earlier this week, Mr Web page claimed that Andrew had a mattress with ’50 or 60′ stuffed toys and maids got a laminated image so every bear may fastidiously be put again in its authentic place.
The previous constable, who left the Metropolitan Police in 2007, was a part of the elite Royal Safety Squad and had entry to the Duke of York’s non-public residence.
He advised The Sunday Mirror that Andrew’s bullying was ‘well-known’ on the palace, however no investigation was performed by officers.
Mr Web page claimed Andrew referred to as his colleague a ‘fats lardy-a***d c***’ when he stopped a girl on the gates who had not been accurately invited as a visitor. His outburst, Mr Web page says, resulted in even the lady going ‘brilliant pink’ and apologising profusely.
His feedback got here in an ITV documentary: ‘Ghislaine, Prince Andrew and the Paedophile‘ that aired on Monday.
‘It had about 50 or 60 stuffed toys positioned on the mattress and mainly there was a card the inspector confirmed us in a drawer and it was an image of those bears all in situ,’ he mentioned. ‘The rationale for the laminated image was if these bears weren’t put again in the fitting order by the maids, he would shout and scream.’
Mr Web page’s feedback prompted Charlotte Briggs – a former Buckingham Palace maid who labored there in 1996 when Andrew was in his 30s – to come back ahead together with her personal allegations.
Charlotte Briggs started working at Buckingham Palace in 1996 when she was 21, however inside six months was tasked with being Andrew’s maid; a job that ‘no one needed,’ she mentioned. Pictured: Andrew in 1996
Ms Briggs claimed on Thursday that she was ‘left in tears’ by Andrew’s foul-mouth rants, and on one event confronted his wrath over a tiny hole in his curtains.
Talking to The Sun, Ms Briggs mentioned the prince yelled at her: ‘Cannot you f***ing do something proper?’ as she ran up and down the steps to repair the curtains, a few of which he was sitting a matter of yards away from.
‘This man fought for his nation within the Falklands however could not stand as much as shut his personal curtains,’ the 47-year-old mom of two advised the newspaper.
‘It was completely ridiculous however spoke volumes about him,’ she added.
Ms Briggs, 47, mentioned she had no regrets about talking out over the Duke’s ‘demanding and entitled’ foul-mouthed rants, which she claimed left her in tears.
Talking to MailOnline in her hometown of Halifax, West Yorkshire, she mentioned: ‘I do not give a toss what Prince Andrew feels… he’s a horrible, nasty man.’
She added: ‘It has been greater than 26 years and I did signal (a privateness settlement) beneath the official secrets and techniques act.
‘However my husband and I noticed the TV programme throughout the week when his teddy bears had been talked about and he mentioned it was an excellent time for me to talk about what occurred to me too.’
The mom of two mentioned she had been criticised in her hometown in the present day after her revelations made entrance web page information.
Charlotte Briggs (pictured), 47, mentioned she had no regrets about talking out over his ‘demanding and entitled’ foul-mouthed rants
Ms Briggs started working at Buckingham Palace in 1996 when she was 21, however inside six months was tasked with being Andrew’s maid; a job that ‘no one needed,’ she mentioned
Ms Briggs referred to as the Duke of York (pictured proper in 2019 with The Queen) ‘demanding and entitled’
Ms Briggs, from Halifax, broke her silence to The Solar after Prince Andrew was stripped of his navy titles amid a intercourse assault lawsuit introduced by Virginia Giuffre in the US. The Duke of York vehemently denies the allegations
‘Once I was within the grocery store somebody accused me of cashing in on him, however I am entitled to talk about what occurred to me regardless that it was so way back.
‘I’m not sorry in any respect. However I’ve been damage by a number of the remarks in opposition to me.’
She mentioned regardless of the Duke of York’s smug perspective in direction of her, she by no means witnessed or heard of any improper behaviour by him.
The Prince faces a intercourse abuse trial and particulars of his indignant outbursts are more likely to trigger him additional embarrassment as he prepares to provide sworn testimony in opposition to claims by Virginia Giuffre.
She has accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was 17 — which he vehemently denies.
Diplomat Simon Wilson, who hosted the duke in Bahrain, has beforehand claimed Andrew was ‘impolite’ and ‘boorish’ and had ‘infantile obsessions’. He was even nicknamed HBH (His Buffoon Highness) by employees.
Former maid Janette McGowan, 65, has claimed she was the one who needed to test a polaroid of the teddy bears to verify they had been within the right place.
The revelations concerning the Duke’s outbursts will seemingly trigger him much more embarrassment as he prepares testify in opposition to the claims made by Ms Giuffre.
It additionally comes after The Queen – his mom – stripped him of his royal titles, and as he’s going through calls to be evicted from the Royal Lodge in Windsor the place he presently lives together with his ex-wife Ferguson – whom he was pictured driving with on Saturday.
Source: Every day Mail