Speaking to Closer, royal author Katie Nicholl said it is being ‘looked at as an opportunity’ that could ‘pave the way for a healing of the family rift’.
The last time the couple spent Christmas in the UK was in 2018, seven months after their wedding, and Harry has only returned twice since stepping down as a senior royal in March 2020. Meghan has not been back to the UK since then.
The visit would mark three-month-old Lilibet Diana‘s first time in the UK and would give the Queen a chance to meet her great-granddaughter.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are considering taking their children to the UK for Christmas, a royal expert has claimed. The last time the couple spent Christmas in the UK was in 2018. Pictured, the Sussexes and the Cambridges with Charles on Christmas day that year
The royal family have not seen Archie since winter 2020, when his parents relocated to Canada before officially leaving the UK.
Nicholl said: ‘When Harry and Meghan left, they made it clear they didn’t want to give up their home in Britain. They still have Frogmore Cottage and their plan was to come back to the UK.
‘Christmas is being looked at as an opportunity. There may be a softening, which could pave the way for a healing of the family rift.
‘It’s certainly what the Queen wants. Prince Charles would like to see his grandchildren. A meet-up suggests…