Princess Eugenie makes life-changing decision as she follows in Meghan and Harry footsteps

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THE Royal Family is well known for supporting multiple causes and Princess Eugenie is no different.

Princess Eugenie pledges to cut down on plastic with Project 0

The royal married Jack Brooksbank earlier this year where they both made a pledge to make a dramatic change to their life. Ahead of their wedding, the pair banned the use of plastic at the event and on Tuesday Eugenie spoke of her commitment to going plastic free. Eugenie talked about her work with Project Zero, an environmental charity which tries to protect marine life.

Writing on her Instagram, Eugenie celebrated Plastic Free July and praised the charity for trying to make a significant environmental change.

She wrote: “This month of July is Plastic Free July.

“As an Ambassador of Project Zero, I’ve been working to raise awareness of the consequences of single-use plastic.

“I’m committed to ending my use of it and to do my part to clean up our beautiful world and oceans.

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Royal news Eugenie to follow in Meghan and Harrys footsteps Image GETTY

Royal news Eugenie to follow in Meghan and Harry’s footsteps (Image: GETTY)

Royal news Eugenie is supporting Plastic Free July Image Princess Eugenie
Royal news Eugenie is supporting Plastic Free July Image Princess Eugenie

Royal news: Eugenie is supporting Plastic Free July (Image: Princess Eugenie)

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Royal news Sarah Fergusons family tree Image Express

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“What a joy to work with such a dedicated team.”

As well as banning the use of plastic at their wedding, Eugenie and her husband also have a plastic-free home.

Following suit, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have announced that this month they will support environmental charities.

Last month, Meghan and Harry chose pride as their theme to support while in May, their champion Mental Health awareness.

Royal news: Meghan and Harry will support enviromental charities

Royal news: Meghan and Harry will support environmental charities (Image: GETTY)

Writing on their Instagram page, the pair spoke of the “ticking clock to protect our planet”, as they called for more to be done to reduce fossil fuel emissions and plastic.

The pair stated on the post: “We are jeopardising this beautiful place we call home – for ourselves and for future generations.

“Let’s save it.

“Let’s do our part.”

Source: EXPRESS CO UK