Kate Middleton and Prince William will miss Lilibett’s first birthday after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle return

Gemma Strong



Royals go all out to celebrate queenPlatinum Jubilee. To mark this incredible milestone, family members will travel across the UK to meet the public and mark the monarch’s 70th year on the throne.

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This includes Duke and Duchess of Cambridgethey are heading to Cardiff Castle in Wales on Saturday, which also happens to be their niece Lilibet’s first birthday.

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The timing of their trip meant they were less likely to see the little girl that day.

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The Cambridges will meet performers and staff for a special Platinum Jubilee concert at the Castle grounds later in the afternoon.

That’s not to say Lilibet’s birthday won’t be anything special for the little girl.daughter Duke and Duchess of Sussex Her first birthday is expected to be with her eponymous queen on Platinum Jubilee Weekend.

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William and Kate will spend part of their jubilee celebrations at Cardiffs on Saturday

Royal sources say the monarch will No longer in Epsom Derby Considering her mobility problem on Saturday, royal princess take her place. As such, there has been speculation that she may eventually meet her great-grandson.

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Harry returns to the UK with his family for the first time since 2020

It was previously confirmed that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will return to the Queen’s Jubilee. It will be the first time Harry and Meghan have brought their family to the UK since travelling to the US in 2020.

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A Harry and Meghan spokeswoman said at the time: “Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are delighted and honoured to be with their children at the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this June.”

The Sussexes are likely to attend Thursday’s military parade

It’s unclear which jubilee events the Sussexes attended, but it’s likely they will be taking part in the Queen’s main birthday parade, the Trooping the Colour, on Thursday 2 June.

although they don’t show up on the balcony, they may still be part of the carriage procession along the mall. If Archie and Lili didn’t ride in carriages given their age, they could see their parents from the windows of Buckingham Palace, like other young royals in the past.

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