The Queen has offered her support to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex following their decision to spend Christmas away from Sandringham.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have posted a new photograph of their son Archie with Harry and the Prince of Wales to mark Charles’s 71st birthday.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie will be spending Christmas in the US and not with the Queen at Sandringham, the PA news agency understands.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to attend the annual WellChild Awards next week, Buckingham Palace said.
The royals’ relationship with the press has been a notoriously controversial one over the years – sometimes ending up in court.
The Duchess of Sussex was greeted with flowers and a hug when she visited a charity in Johannesburg.
Royal baby Archie received a welcome kiss from Archbishop Desmond Tutu as he made his first appearance on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s tour of Africa.
The Duchess of Sussex gave gifts of baby Archie’s hand-me-downs to a charity supporting mothers with HIV, on the day her son made his royal tour debut.
Baby Archie was given a book about “the power of words and the secret of forgiveness” in a basket of gifts presented to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in South Africa.
Baby Archie Mountbatten-Windsor made his royal tour debut dressed in a pair of striped dungarees – which have already sold out in the UK online.