However, Meghan admitted in court documents that she did not know if the Kensington Palace communications team had provided information on her behalf and that, on one occasion, she did pass information to the authors via an intermediary. It is understood that the couple have not yet been sent a copy of the new epilogue, which is due to be published on August 31.
Meanwhile, it emerged that Prince Harry had pledged to donate $US1.5 million ($2.1 million) from the proceeds of his forthcoming memoir to Sentebale, the charity he set up in memory of his mother to support children affected by HIV in Lesotho and Botswana.
The book, to be released late next year, has been billed as a memoir of his life, sharing the “definitive account” of his “experiences, adventures, losses and life lessons”.
Prince Harry yesterday hosted the annual Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup in Aspen, Colorado, his first public appearance since going on parental leave following the birth of daughter Lilibet in June.