Pippa Middleton"s mystery man, Charlie "Sharky" Astor, is an ex-boyfriend


Pippa”s mystery man unmasked: Ex-boyfriend who holds world record for fastest ever pantomime horse

3:49 PM on 18th October 2011

Pippa

Pippa”s ex: Charles “Sharky” Astor was the man who was swinging the Duchess of Cambridge”s younger sister around the dancefloor at the the Boodles Boxing Ball earlier this month

Lady in red: Pippa danced with her ex-boyfriend, Sharky, at the Boodles Boxing Ball earlier this month Moving on: Sharky whisked Kate off her feet but she left very much with her long-term boyfriend Alex Loudon

Lady in red: Pippa danced with her ex-boyfriend, Sharky, at the Boodles Boxing Ball earlier this month

Record breaker: Sharky holds the record for the fastest male pantomime horse. He ran 100m in a very repectable 13.51 seconds with friend Tristan Williams

Record breaker: Charlie holds the record for the fastest male pantomime horse. He ran 100m in a very repectable 13.51 seconds with friend Tristan Williams

A well-placed source said of Sharky

A well-placed source said of Sharky”s relationship with Pippa: “They were an item about three years ago. The relationship was very much on a casual basis.”

THE VERY WELL-CONNECTED ASTOR FAMILY