Princess Diana beats Virgin Mary as nation’s best mum

She may be dearly loved and revered, but Princess Diana is not yet the focus of prayer for millions around the world.

  • Harry Farley
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And yet the Duchess of Wales comfortably beat the Virgin Mary as the ideal mother, according to a Church of England poll ahead of Mothering Sunday.

Diana 1a Reuters Ian Waldie LLLLWith one in 20 (five per cent) naming Prince William and Prince Harry’s mother as the ideal figure, Diana was easily the most popular single choice.

In fact Jesus’ mother only came in eighth place, backed by one per cent, behind Mother Theresa, the Queen and…

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