On Heir - Royal News & Interviews

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Diving deep into the biggest royal stories of the week, and all the latest on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding - with hosts and royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews.

Episode Date
Inside the reaction to Thomas Markle’s shocking TV interview, new details on Harry & Meghan’s Dublin visit - Plus, how to spot fake royal news!

Subscribe now for the latest on all your favourite royals every Thursday and send your questions into the show on Twitter (@Scobie or @byEmilyAndrews) using the hashtag #OnHeir.

Jun 21, 2018
Behind the scenes of Duchess Meghan’s engagements with the Queen, all the details on Harry & Meghan’s first tour - plus a Royal Ascot preview

After Duchess Meghan completes a day of engagements (and Royal Train sleepover!) with the Queen, royal experts and hosts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews take a behind the scenes look at the pair’s Cheshire trip and discuss why Meghan is under the royal protocol microscope.

On Heir also reveals new details on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s first overseas tour to Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga, and why their three-week trip plays a key role in the future of the British monarchy Down Under.

Plus Omid and Emily review Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla’s tour of Ireland and Northern Ireland, dish a Royal Ascot and polo season preview and reveal why Prince George may be avoiding cousin Savannah Phillips at future play dates!

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Jun 15, 2018
Inside Prince Harry & Duchess Meghan’s new life: their exotic honeymoon, her busy work diary and the couple’s plans to start a family

As Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan return from their exotic honeymoon (details in the show!), the couple officially begin their new lives as royal newlweds. Hosts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews reveal what’s in Meghan’s busy 2018 diary as she begins official duties and sets out her charitable ambitions. First up? A day trip with the Queen!

And while the world watches Harry and Meghan, Prince William quietly continues important work behind the scenes. Omid and Emily discuss his private engagements and upcoming Middle East tour. Plus there’s updates on Duchess Kate’s busy maternity leave and Prince Louis’s christening plans.

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Jun 08, 2018
Secrets of the Royal Wedding! What you didn’t see on TV, inside Harry & Meghan’s wild evening party - plus, why they cried at a rehearsal

They did it! Inside the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s dream wedding, with hosts and royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews.

In an extended episode of On Heir, Omid and Emily reveal every tiny detail that went on behind the scenes of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s magical day at St George’s Chapel on May 19 and what really went down inside the stunning lunchtime reception and raucous evening party.

Plus, all the details on the celebrity guests (just how do the couple know George and Amal Clooney?), secrets of Meghan’s stunning Clare Waight Keller wedding dress, why the couple cried at their wedding rehearsal, and new information on Meghan’s final night as a single woman spent with girlfriends and her mother Doria Ragland.

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May 23, 2018
Royal Wedding Special! The dress, tiara, guests and all the last-minute prep - ALL you need to know about Harry & Meghan’s big day!

With just days to go until the Royal Wedding, host and royal expert Emily Andrews is joined by Hello! magazine’s royal editor Emily Nash for a must-listen guide to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day.

From the Queen seeing the finished dress, to the tiara, the guests, the food, the speeches, the order of service and all the behind the scenes wedding prep, On Heir’s special episode will bring you up to speed before the May 19 ceremony.

Plus, find out what the newly-titled couple have planned after they become husband and wife and when Meghan’s parents Doria Ragland and Thomas Markle Sr. will finally meet members of the Royal Family.

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May 10, 2018
Inside Meghan’s final wedding prep, William & Kate’s low-key wedding anniversary with baby Louis - and Charlotte turns three!

Meghan Markle flies her best friend into London for final Royal Wedding prep. Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews reveal what the bride-to-be has been up to with just two weeks left before her big day with Prince Harry. On Heir also runs through the latest wedding news, including the Queen’s gift for the newlyweds, secrets of the State Carriage and where to find the best TV coverage.

Prince William and Duchess Kate continue to focus on family, enjoying the first days at home with Prince Louis and a rather low-key seventh wedding anniversary at Kensington Palace. Plus, how Princess Charlotte’s pre-school celebrated her third birthday.

Omid and Emily also answer your burning questions, including whether the press are being kept out of the Royal Wedding, what Prince Charl [...]

May 03, 2018
Royal Baby special! Kate’s birth secrets, first days at home and that great name wait - Plus, new Harry & Meghan wedding details

A new prince is born! An extended episode of On Heir reveals all the details on Duchess Kate’s birth and behind the scenes details from the front lines of the Lindo Wing.

Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews take a look inside the Royal Baby’s first days at home, including Prince William’s sleepless nights and why it took so long to announce a name.

Plus, brand new Royal Wedding details, including Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s music selection and asking William to be the best man.

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Apr 26, 2018
Meghan’s “bridal bootcamp” before Royal Wedding, Kate late for third birth - and Prince Charles aims for Head of Commonwealth

With just a month to go before the Royal Wedding, On Heir reveals from Meghan Markle’s strict “bridal bootcamp” fitness regiment and how she and Prince Harry are getting in picture perfect shape for their big day.

Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews also discuss why Harry’s new role as Commonwealth Youth Ambassador might be his most important work yet. There’s also updates from CHOGM and the campaign to elect Prince Charles as the next Head of Commonwealth.

And with Duchess Kate due any moment now, could it be possible that the country will be waiting beyond her April 23 due date? On Heir listeners also help predict the future prince or princess’s name.

Omid and Emily also answer your burning royal questions, including which tiara Meghan will wear with her wedding dress, whether Kate and

Apr 19, 2018
A “People’s Wedding” for Meghan & Harry, Secrets of Kate’s birth plan - and the Queen reveals her funny side

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle shun wedding gifts in favor of caritable donations. Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews take a look inside the couple’s “people’s wedding” and reveal why the pair have chosen to put the focus on charity for their big day.

With just days to go to her April 23 due date, On Heir has new details on Duchess Kate’s detailed birth plan at St Mary’s Hospital. Hear what goes into a royal baby delivery and the media chaos that quickly follows.

Hear more about the Queen’s funny side in a new TV documentary and one of her most ambitious projects to date - creating a network of protected forests across the Commonwealth.

Plus, an update on Prince Philip’s recovery and Prince George and Princess Charlotte’s school life [...]

Apr 12, 2018
New Royal Wedding details, Prince Philip recovering after operation - and the Kate photos you’ll never see in print

With just six weeks to go until the Royal Wedding, On Heir takes a look at all-new prep details, including the top-secret dress fittings and plans for Meghan Markle to fly mother Doria Ragland over early to join her and Prince Harry for all the fun and festivites before the big day.

Buckingham Palace announce that Prince Philip is in “good spirits” after a serious hip operation in London. Hosts and royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews discuss his challenging road to recovery.

Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla kick off their tour of Australia and Vanuatu. And find out why the British press aren’t printing new candid photos of Duchess Kate shopping for groceries.

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Apr 05, 2018
Tight security for Meghan & Harry’s wedding, health concerns for Prince Philip - and Kate officially starts maternity leave

Join royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews for a brand new episode of On Heir as they report the latest details from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding and reveal the extreme security measures keeping the the couple safe on their big day.

There’s also a look at which lucky friends and family received some of the 600 invites sent out last week. Find out just how many members of the Suits cast made the list and which Royal Family member probably didn’t.

Plus, after Prince Philip pulled out of a second public appearance at the last-minute, On Heir has the latest from Buckingham Palace as the Duke of Edinburgh faces missing a third engagement due to hip problems.

There’s also exclusive behind the scenes details from Harry and Meghan’s Northern Ireland visit, Duchess Kate starts maternity leav [...]

Mar 29, 2018
The story behind Harry & Meghan’s wedding cake, Charles the “Pampered Prince” - plus, Kate prepares for baby three!

In an all-new episode of On Heir, royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews dive deep into the controversy surrounding a new book that claims to expose Prince Charles‘ alleged taste for luxury and pampered living. But just how much of the author’s tales are really true?

With just two months to go until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding, new details are revealed on the couple’s surprising wedding cake choice. All about Californian pastry chef Claire Ptak’s surprising friendship with the princess-to-be. Omid and Emily also break down those pesky prenup rumours and explain the wording behind the Queen’s official wedding blessing.

Plus, as Kensington Palace launch a website dedicated to the birth of the third Cambridge baby, Duchess Kate takes on her f [...]

Mar 22, 2018
Inside Meghan Markle’s “princess training”, the curious case of Queen Camilla - plus, where is Prince Philip?

How Meghan Markle is being prepared for life as a member of the British Royal Family. On Heir brings you all-new details on her meetings with senior palace advisers, strict security bootcamps and spending British Mother’s Day with the Queen. Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews separate fact from fiction as they guide you through real life “princess training”.

On Heir also investigates whether Duchess Camilla will become Queen when Prince Charles one day accedes to the throne, after statements claiming she will be styled Princess Consort were recently removed from the Clarence House website.

Plus, why Prince Philip was absent from the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey, what roles Meghan and Prince Harry will take on during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in April [...]

Mar 15, 2018
Meghan Markle’s intimate baptism, Kate’s due date revealed - and William’s most important tour yet
Meghan Markle’s welcome into the Royal Family continues! On Heir brings you new details on her intimate Royal Chapel baptism and her countryside bridal shower with friends. Royal experts Emily Andrews and Omid Scobie also discuss Prince Harry and Meghan’s rapturous reception in Birmingham and why Harry is very much the modern feminist.
On Heir catches up on all things Kate, revealing the Duchess’s due date for her third child and the importance of the upcoming Commonwealth Day celebrations. Plus, why Prince William faces his biggest challenge yet this summer.
Omid and Emily also answer your burning royal questions, including the latest royal wedding gossip and news on Zara Philips and the Duke of Edinburgh.
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Mar 08, 2018
The “Fab Four” take centre stage, Kate prepares for baby - and the wildest Harry & Meghan wedding rumours

Go behind the scenes of Meghan Markle’s first engagement with William, Harry and Kate in the first episode of On Heir. Royal experts Omid Scobie and Emily Andrews take a look at the success of the Royal Foundation and how Meghan has been welcomed so warmly into the family. 

On Heir also peeks into Duchess Kate’s busy diary and discuss why she isn’t quite ready to put her feet up before the birth of her third child in April. And find out why Camilla has decided to join Charles at the last minute on his upcoming tour to Australia.

Plus, will Meghan Markle wear McQueen as she marries Harry in May? And are the Spice Girls really going to perform at the reception? Omid and Emily dig through the lates [...]

Mar 01, 2018