An­drew spon­sor blow

Manchester Evening News - - NATIONAL -

THE Duke of York has been dealt a ma­jor blow af­ter a spon­sor of his flag­ship busi­ness pro­ject said it was not re­new­ing sup­port – as calls con­tin­ued for him to make a state­ment about Jef­frey Ep­stein.

An­drew is fac­ing the prospect of in­sti­tu­tions he is as­so­ci­ated with dis­tanc­ing them­selves, as lawyers for the con­victed sex of­fender’s vic­tims urged him to tell US au­thor­i­ties what he knows.

The Queen is said to “back and be­lieve” An­drew’s de­fence of him­self in the BBC in­ter­view “100%”.

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