Queen Elizabeth’s eldest grandson, Peter Phillips, and his wife Autumn have decided to divorce, a spokesman for the couple has revealed in a statement.
“They had reached the conclusion that this was the best course of action for their two children and ongoing friendship,” the statement read. “The decision to divorce and share custody came about after many months of discussions and although sad, is an amicable one.”
The couple said their first priority would remain “the continued well-being and upbringing of their wonderful daughters,” Savannah, nine, and Isla, seven.
“Both families were naturally sad at the announcement, but fully supportive of Peter and Autumn in the joint decision to co-parent their children,” the statement continued.