Prince Harry and Meghan Markle reportedly spent 15 minutes with the Queen after they returned to the UK for her Platinum Jubilee.
The Queen met Prince Harry and Meghan for just 15 minutes when they returned to the UK for her Platinum Jubilee.
Their time with the monarch — who got to see the couple’s daughter Lilibet, one, for the first time — was kept “formal” by Buckingham Palace aides, The Sun reports.
Harry, 37, and Meghan, 40, who were also with son Archie, three, saw the Queen at Windsor on Thursday, June 2, as the Jubilee celebrations got under way.
“It was a quick in and out job. It was all quite formal,” a source said.
Buckingham Palace declined to comment.
The Sun told on Tuesday how the Sussexes were banned from bringing a photographer to Windsor Castle to capture the moment The Queen met namesake Lilibet.
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The pair were then kept at arm’s length by senior royals during the Jubilee.
They jetted back to California last Sunday before celebrations had finished and Harry was soon seeing playing polo again back home.
Wills and Kate, meanwhile, were left taking center stage at the Jubilee pageant, with Prince Louis stealing the show.
The Cambridges are expected to move to a house on the Windsor Estate this summer.
Until now, the recently refurbished Adelaide Cottage was understood to be the family’s first choice when they moved from London to Berkshire.
but in time, The Sunday Times reports the Cambridge’s could move into “the big house,” as Prince Charles does not plan to spend as much time at Windsor Castle as the Queen when he is King.
Meanwhile, Prince Andrew could be sitting away to Scotland to escape the “public gaze” after the Queen held secret talks on his future.
Her Majesty has reportedly spoke with the Duke of York and senior members of the Royal Family regarding ways the scandal-hit Prince can rebuild his life away from the attention of the public.
This article originally appeared in The Sun and was reproduced with permission.
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