Just a few weeks ago, when Prince Harry was asked if he would attend the Queen’s platinum jubilee during an interview with the Today show, he responded, “I don’t know yet.”
“There’s lots of things: security issues and everything else. So this is what I’m trying to do, trying to make it possible that, you know, I can get my kids to meet her,” he said, with the “her” here referring to his grandmother, the Queen. Prince Harry’s daughter Lilibet, who was born in California in June 2021, and is named for her great-grandmother (Lilibet is the Queen’s family nickname) has yet to meet the Queen.
But today, it seems some of those issues have been worked through, as a spokesperson for the Sussexes confirmed the whole family will be in the UK this June for the celebrations.
“Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are excited and honoured to attend The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations this June with their children,” reads a statement shared by a spokesperson this morning.
“After careful consideration, The Queen has decided this year’s traditional Trooping the Colour balcony appearance on Thursday 2nd June will be limited to Her…