"As a distinguished helicopter pilot who was hailed a hero for his role in the Falklands conflict, Prince Andrew’s military roles could not be a bigger source of pride to him.
But I hear he’s going to come under renewed pressure to step down as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards in the new year — and insiders predict he will be gone by the time of Trooping the Colour next summer.
‘Representations are going to be made to the Palace that we can’t continue with him as Colonel,’ a military source tells me. ‘We need a Colonel who can represent us in public. He is casting a shadow over the regiment and causing us embarrassment.’"
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