New details on Meghan and Harry quitting announced and when we’ll see them next

Buckingham Palace have released new details on Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's next steps as they prepare to quit the Royal Family – including a date for 'Megxit'.

The Sussexes shocked fans around the world – not to mention their own family – when they announced they are stepping back from their senior duties last month.

After weeks of discussions, the Palace has now announced that the changes will come into effect on March 31.

As this is an unprecedented move for the Royal Family, there will be a review after 12 months to access how it is working.

The Palace has also confirmed they will be closing their Buckingham Palace office, after reports that all 15 of Meghan and Harry's staff face the axe as the couple prepare to move their lives to North America.

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As of April 1, the couple will be represented through their UK foundation team.

The palace has also confirmed that the couple will retain their HRH titles, but will not actively use them.

Harry will retain his military ranks of Major, Lieutenant Commander, and Squadron Leader but will not use them during the 12 month trial period.

New details of when we will see the couple, who are currently in Canada with their son Archie, next have also emerged.

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Harry will join Jon Bon Jovi as he re-recording his song ‘Unbroken’ with the Invictus Games Choir on February 28.

On March 5 he will attend the Endeavour Fund Awards and the following day will join Lewis Hamilton at the official opening of the Silverstone Experience, a brand-new immersive museum that tells the story of the past, present and future of British motor racing.

We'll see Meghan for the first time that week, when she joins her husband for the Mountbatten Music Festival on March 7.

The annual performance at the Royal Albert Hall by the Massed Bands of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines to raise money for The Royal Marines Charity and CLIC Sargent.

The following day she will mark International Women's Day, but the exact details are yet to be announced.

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