Meghan Markle paid secret visits to Grenfell Tower fire victims

By Andrea Caamano

Meghan Marklehas reportedly been meeting in secret with victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. The June 2017 blaze killed 71. Prince Harry’s bride-to-be is said to have taken on the engagements on her own as she prepares for her new role as a royal.

According to the Mirror, the former Suits star visited the Al Manaar community mosque, situated just minutes away from the fire site in North Kensington, West London, “three or four” times.

Meghan Markle makes secret visit to Grenfell victims

Survivors of the tragedy, which saw 71 people die in the June 2017 blaze, have revealed how her visits "means so much" to the community. A leading Grenfell community member said: "Meghan's visits mean so much to us. She has a special place in our hearts."

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A royal source added to the newspaper: "Ms Markle has regularly been making private visits to organisations as she gets to know the charity sector."

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Meghan's actions have been compared to those made by Prince Harry’s mother, Princess Diana, in the past. The Princess was known for making secret visits to several children and cancer charities and also supported HIV and Aids sufferers around the world as well as the many victims of landmines.

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She also often left her home, Kensington Palace, in the middle of the night to speak to homeless people nearby and visit them in shelter.

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