Prince Andrew’s lawyers say they’ve been ‘ghosted’ by US authorities investigating his paedophile friend Jeffrey Epstein – and insist Duke has offered to help ‘on a number of occasions – including in the last ten days

  • Andrew was described by sources as ‘bewildered’ by by US prosecutors claims 
  • Close friend Ghislaine Maxwell has been arrested and accused of aiding abuse
  • Source said Andrew’s legal team has been in contact with the DoJ recently
  • Boris Johnson today today denied the FBI has approached him for help in case

Boris Johnson says US authorities have not approached him to interview Prince Andrew and refuses to say how government would respond, adding ‘it’s a matter for the Royal Family’

  • PM says no approach has been made over Andrew and is ‘matter for royal family’
  • Gloria Allred and Spencer Coogan are representing alleged victims of Epstein, 
  • They urged Andrew to give evidence after Maxwell’s arrest in New Hampshire
  • Move piles fresh anxiety on Queen about what Maxwell’s arrest means for him
  • Andrew, 60, secretly met Maxwell at Buckingham Palace on June 6 last year