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Duchess of Sussex visits Downtown Eastside Women's Centre

(Courtesy: Downtown Eastside Women's Centre)
Summary

Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle paid a visit to the Downtown Eastside Tuesday

The Duchess spent time at the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre, to discuss issues affecting women

Earlier in the day, she was spotted at the Victoria Harbour Airport and boarded a flight to Vancouver

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle spent some time in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre, the Duchess spent time at the centre and discussed several issues affecting women in the community.

Earlier in the day, she was spotted at the Victoria Harbour Airport and boarded a flight to Vancouver.

On Monday, Queen Elizabeth II agreed to grant Prince Harry and his wife Meghan their wish for a more independent life, allowing them to move part-time to Canada while remaining firmly in the House of Windsor.

The British monarch said in a statement that the summit of senior royals on Monday was “constructive,” and that it had been “agreed that there will be a period of transition” in which the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will spend time in Canada and the UK.”

 

-With files from The Associated Press

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