2. The royal household cost the British taxpayer £35.7m in the last financial year, according to this annual report.
Let’s compare how much it would cost a regular citizen to do similar activities to the royals.
3. This is how much it costs to buy a house, on average, in the UK:
5. This is how much it costs two regular citizens to go to Stoke-on-Trent.
This is the the cost of two first class anytime returns from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent, bought a day in advance.
7. This is how much it costs two regular people to go to Worcester.
Again, a first-class anytime return
9. This is how much it costs regular people to fly to Munster in Germany.
In summer and on a direct flight.
11. This is how much it costs a regular person to fly from London to Edinburgh:
And that’s ignoring the £79 ticket on easyJet.