Will Charles III begin his reign with a wave of layoffs?

Will Charles III begin his reign with a wave of layoffs?

Will Charles III begin his reign with a wave of layoffs?

According to the British newspaper “The Guardian”, a letter was sent to the staff of Clarence House, the home of the former prince who became king.

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The house staff, the communications team, the private secretaries, the finance department – all of these employees received the disturbing letter. Signed by the new king’s chief assistant, it says some positions “will no longer be needed”. According to The Guardian, one hundred jobs are under threat. The British newspaper in fact had access to the document addressed to the staff of Clarence House, Charles’ residence until now.

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Several dozen employees are warned that job cuts will be “inevitable”. In fact, they will duplicate those that already exist in Buckingham, where Charles III will work from now on, although it is not yet known whether he will live there, as his mother Elizabeth. Finally, the document specifies that these layoffs will not take place before three months and the compensation will be “improved“.

The Union of Public Services talks about a ban “heartless“, in the midst of national mourning and demands security at work. Yet those who worked for the Prince of Wales know they will not follow him once he becomes king, confides one of his former butlers. for him the rules are clear, as soon as he changes his title and residence, those around him lose their jobs.

Already reduced by Elizabeth II, the lifestyle of the royal family must be further lowered according to the specialists of the Crown: this is one of the tasks now incumbent on Charles III.

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