The first divorce since Charles and Diana in 1996 has been finalised in a ‘sad day’ for the Royal Family.

After 12 years of marriage, Princess Anne’s son Peter Phillips and his wife Autumn are no longer.

“Mr Peter Phillips and Mrs Autumn Phillips are pleased to be able to report that the financial aspects of their divorce have been resolved through agreement, the terms of which have been approved and ordered by the high court today,” a family statement read.

The pair separated in February 2020.

“Whilst this is a sad day for Peter and Autumn, they continue to put the wellbeing and upbringing of their wonderful daughters Savannah and Isla first and foremost,” the statement continued.

“Both Peter and Autumn are pleased to have resolved matters amicably with the children firmly at the forefront of those thoughts and decisions.”

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“Peter and Autumn have requested privacy and consideration for their children as the family adapts to a new chapter in their lives.”

Peter was the first of the Queen’s grandchildren to get married.