The Duchess of York has said her ex-husband the Duke of York is a “good and kind man”. Sarah, 62, was speaking to Times Radio after Andrew’s recent out-of-court settlement with Virginia Giuffre over sexual assault claims.

Speaking to Mariella Frostrup on Tuesday, the duchess was asked if she would still marry the prince if she could go back in time.

She replied: “Oh, yes. He’s a very good and kind man. He’s a good man.” Referring their wedding day, she added: “And it was an exceptional day, July 23 1986.