Royal Family

Who actually cares about Harry and Meghan?

BY Olivia Gavoyannis & Saffron Swire   /  19 February 2021

The tumultuous love story of Harry and Meghan has dominated the media airwaves for over half a decade. Despite taking a ‘step back’ from their roles as Sussex Royals back in January 2020, the press onslaught has continued to serve splash after splash, with papers going to extreme lengths to report on every possible aspect of their lives. But does anyone under the age of 30 actually care?

Those that do seem to approve of the couple. A recent YouGov poll found that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have popularity scores of 28 and 20 among adults aged 18-to-24 whereas, with adults over 65, the couple have scores of -45 and -66. This generational divide first became apparent over ‘Megxit’ – the couple’s decision to step back from their roles as senior


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