Kate Middleton and Prince William clash over Prince George’s school choice: ’Can’t bear the thought of…’

  • Kate Middleton and Prince William are at odds over a family issue. Here's all you need to know.

Written By Karishma Pranav Bhavsar
Updated10 Jul 2024, 02:46 PM IST
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Prince William and Kate Middleton (Instagram/@princeandprincessofwales)

Amid cancer battle, Kate Middleton and Prince William are reportedly fighting over a family issue that involves their son Prince George. As reported by InTouch Weekly, a palace insider said that Princess Kate is heartbroken after an argument with Prince William on the selection of a secondary school for their son.

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Prince William wants to send his son to the school where he and his brother Prince Harry went which was Eton College. However, Princess of Wales is adamant that George should not attend an all-boys school.

In the report, a source mentioned that Kate was against it because she was “horribly bullied at her first boarding school” and she "can't bear the thought of George suffering that."

As per the report, Kate earlier attended a girl's boarding school in Berkshire called Downe House, however, she left it mid-term due to bullying. From there, she later enrolled in Marlborough College which was a co-educational boarding school.

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While speaking to InTouch Weekly, a palace insider said that Kate thinks that "sending George to such a stuffy, upper-crust institution goes against all of their efforts to modernise the monarchy.”

Sources have also revealed that the issue of their son's future education has led to long argument between William and Kate. However, it further stated that Prince William reportedly won the argument and Kate finally gave in.

Meanwhile, Kate Middleton, 42, received an outpouring of global sympathy after her video message on Friday revealed she was undergoing "preventative chemotherapy".

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Three months ago, Princess of Wales, Kate informed that she was diagnosed with cancer. She recently made her first public appearance in over six months as she attended Trooping the Colour ceremony on June 15. She attended a ceremonial celebration and military parade commemorating the reigning British monarch's birthday, although King Charles III's birthdate falls on November 14.

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First Published:10 Jul 2024, 02:46 PM IST
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