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Pippa Middleton DROPPED from Waitrose’s Weekend magazine five years after she started weekly column

Pippa Middleton famously shared some profound fitness and lifestyle insights with readers of Waitrose’s Weekend magazine.

In her regular column, the Duchess of Cambridge’s sister enlightened her followers with pronouncements such as this tennis tip: ‘I’ve been advised to keep two feet on the ground when hitting strokes.’

But no more, alas. I hear that following a shake-up of the publication’s editorial management team, Pippa’s services are no longer required. 

I hear that following a shake-up of the publication's editorial management team, Pippa's services are no longer required (right in a collaboration with the charity cookery book Heartfelt)

Pippa Middleton (left at Wimbledon on Monday) famously shared some profound fitness and lifestyle insights with readers of Waitrose’s Weekend magazine. But no more, alas. I hear that following a shake-up of the publication’s editorial management team, Pippa’s services are no longer required (right in a collaboration with the charity cookery book Heartfelt)

Pippa first joined the magazine in 2014. She went on maternity leave shortly before she gave birth to son Arthur, now eight months, although she was expected to return to her role

Pippa first joined the magazine in 2014. She went on maternity leave shortly before she gave birth to son Arthur, now eight months, although she was expected to return to her role

Pippa first joined the magazine in 2014. 

She went on maternity leave shortly before she gave birth to son Arthur, now eight months, although she was expected to return to her role. 

However, now Waitrose sources tell me the partnership is over. 

However, now Waitrose sources tell me the partnership is over. One says: 'It was good while it lasted but now that there is a new management team in place, it was decided it was time to end the contract.' Pictured: Royally good friends! Kate and Meghan were joined in the Royal Box by Pippa, to watch the Women's Ladies Singles Final at Wimbledon on Saturday. 1980s tennis star Martina Navratilova sits a row behind

However, now Waitrose sources tell me the partnership is over. One says: ‘It was good while it lasted but now that there is a new management team in place, it was decided it was time to end the contract.’ Pictured: Royally good friends! Kate and Meghan were joined in the Royal Box by Pippa, to watch the Women’s Ladies Singles Final at Wimbledon on Saturday. 1980s tennis star Martina Navratilova sits a row behind

Pippa's final Weekend outing came at Christmas, when she appeared in a festive photoshoot without Arthur. Pictured: Wimbledon is the first time in seven years that Kate and Pippa have appeared in public together, the previous time being Wimbledon's 2012 tournament

Pippa’s final Weekend outing came at Christmas, when she appeared in a festive photoshoot without Arthur. Pictured: Wimbledon is the first time in seven years that Kate and Pippa have appeared in public together, the previous time being Wimbledon’s 2012 tournament

Fabulous in floral! Pippa Middleton looked chic in a blue and white patterned dress for her outing to the Ladies Singles Final, where she applauded from the Royal Box

Green goddess! Kate rewore a bespoke Dolce & Gabbana dress, that she first debuted during her royal visit to Canada in 2016

Three months ago, Pippa wrote a piece for Weekend’s sister publication, Waitrose Food. Pictured: Fabulous in floral! Pippa Middleton looked chic in a blue and white patterned dress for her outing to the Ladies Singles Final, while Kate rewore a bespoke Dolce & Gabbana dress that she first debuted during her royal visit to Canada in 2016

Keen tennis fan Pippa Middleton, who is a good friend of finalist Roger Federer, looked to be having the time of her life as she watched the action on Centre Court

Meghan had her dark hair scraped back in a sleek ponytail, keeping her look simple in a smart white shirt. She accessorised with her Jennifer Meyer turquoise bar stud earrings

Fitness fanatic Pippa, 35, who is married to City financier James Matthews, gave the magazine one of its biggest ever scoops when she announced in its pages that she was pregnant. Pictured: Keen tennis fan Pippa, who is a good friend of finalist Roger Federer, looked to be having the time of her life as she watched the action on Centre Court

Pippa shares a word with her sister Kate. Apart from photos taken at Pippa's wedding to James Matthews, the pair haven't been seen publicly together since 2012

Pippa shares a word with her sister Kate. Apart from photos taken at Pippa’s wedding to James Matthews, the pair haven’t been seen publicly together since 2012

One says: ‘It was good while it lasted but now that there is a new management team in place, it was decided it was time to end the contract.’

Pippa’s final Weekend outing came at Christmas, when she appeared in a festive photoshoot without Arthur. 

Three months ago, she wrote a piece for Weekend’s sister publication, Waitrose Food. 

Pippa Middleton made a quick change into a bright yellow frock while at Wimbledon on Friday, having been spotted walking her dogs in the morning in west London

Pippa Middleton made a quick change into a bright yellow frock while at Wimbledon on Friday, having been spotted walking her dogs in the morning in west London

Pippa, who looked glorious in a bright yellow wrap dress with a pretty floral print, attended the Championships with her husband James Matthews

Pippa, who looked glorious in a bright yellow wrap dress with a pretty floral print, attended the Championships with her husband James Matthews

Pippa, who looked glorious in a bright yellow wrap dress with a pretty floral print, attended the Championships with her husband James Matthews

The couple appeared to be very much enjoying their day as they watched the matches from the stands in Centre Court

The couple appeared to be very much enjoying their day as they watched the matches from the stands in Centre Court

Pippa accessorised with a white beaded shoulder bag and strappy wedge heels, and kept her jewellery to a minimum, wearing just her wedding rings, a silver and gold watch and earrings

Pippa accessorised with a white beaded shoulder bag and strappy wedge heels, and kept her jewellery to a minimum, wearing just her wedding rings, a silver and gold watch and earrings

Pippa accessorised with a white beaded shoulder bag and strappy wedge heels, and kept her jewellery to a minimum, wearing just her wedding rings, a silver and gold watch and earrings

Fitness fanatic Pippa, 35, who is married to City financier James Matthews, gave the magazine one of its biggest ever scoops when she announced in its pages that she was pregnant.

She went on to give tips on staying in shape during each trimester.

Before that, she would set out on more adventurous expeditions, including hiking in the Peak District, to give the magazine’s 350,000 readers an insight into her otherwise very private life.

A spokesman for Pippa did not respond to requests for comment.

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