'So many people warned her about what happens if you marry into the royal family. You get that sort of publicity.'
'There’s always a twist of negativity and it just gets so sad and tiring; it’s hard and mean.'
Fergie was famously pitted against her good friend and sister-in-law, Princess Diana, while her own daughters Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie are no strangers to criticism,
Fergie said: 'I abhor bullying and I feel desperately sorry for the pain they must be going through because I’ve been through it.'