It’s going to be a Royal Fab 4 Christmas.
Regardless of experiences that Prince William and Kate Middleton would probably be spending the vacation with Kate’s household in Bucklebury, the royal couple can be becoming a member of the remainder of the royal household, together with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, in Norfolk for Christmas with the Queen at Sandringham, PEOPLE confirms.
Will and Kate will keep at their close by residence of Anmer Corridor with youngsters Prince George, 5, Princess Charlotte, three, and 7-month-old Prince Louis. The specifics on the place Harry and Meghan are staying haven’t been supplied “at this stage.”
Meghan may be joined by her mother, Doria Ragland, who has reportedly been invited to hitch them for Christmas by the Queen.
Simply days in the past, Will and Kate appeared poised to spend the vacation along with her household. (They usually alternate spending Christmas between their two households.) Kate’s mother, Carole Middleton, talked about getting ready the home for her grandchildren in her first-ever interview, revealing that she likes to have as many Christmas bushes as doable in her residence, together with one for every of her grandchildren’s rooms “in order that they’ll enhance it themselves.”
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Claims have swirled about stress between brothers William and Harry and their wives, Kate and Meghan. However opposite to these experiences, a supply tells PEOPLE that the loved a memorable first Christmas collectively final 12 months, when Meghan made her debut stroll to church with the royal household on Christmas Day.
“They actually cherished Christmas and all had an exquisite time,” the supply says. “I feel the 2 girls received on — they’re positively not finest associates, nevertheless it was a extremely particular time for all of them to spend collectively.”
Harry and Meghan lately introduced that they are going to be shifting out of their Kensington Palace cottage, which is only a stone’s throw away from Will and Kate’s residence, and into Frogmore Cottage in Windsor early subsequent 12 months, forward of the start of their first baby within the spring.
Those that know the princes say that there was at all times an opportunity that they might not wish to stay in one another’s backyards.
“Harry will wish to set up himself and are available out of the shadows and never be in his brother’s shadows,” says one insider. “They wish to do their very own factor and create their very own type. And to do this it’s worthwhile to be away generally.”
Annually, members of the royal household joins Queen Elizabeth at Sandringham Property in Norfolk, England, for Christmas. Company normally arrive within the early afternoon on Christmas Eve. (The household opens their presents on Christmas Eve as an alternative of Christmas Day.) After their church outing on the massive day, the royal household heads again to Sandringham Home for a lunch of Norfolk turkey and different festivities.