Duke and Duchess of Sussex to visit London's Canada House

Thanks for the holiday! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will end their six-week break TODAY with a visit to Canada House to say thank you for the 'warm welcome' they received during recent stay with Archie Harry and Meghan will meet with the High Commissioner in Canada to the UK They say thanks for the country's hospitality after their Christmas in Vancouver It comes amid reports the royal couple are set to take on more work in Canada this year after the country provided them with the chance to 'switch off'

By Rebecca English for the Daily Mail

Published: 17:18 GMT, 6 January 2020 | Updated: 03:40 GMT, 7 January 2020

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Harry and Meghan are to make their first public appearance today since embarking on a six-week hiatus from royal duties – to thank the people of Canada for hosting their private holiday.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced in a formal Buckingham Palace press release last night that they would be visiting Canada's High Commissioner in London, Her Excellency Janice Charette.

They wanted to meet her and other staff to 'thank them for the warm Canadian hospitality and support they received during their recent stay'.

Harry and Meghan are to make their first public appearance today since embarking on a six-week hiatus from royal duties – to thank the people of Canada for hosting their private holiday

Harry and Meghan are to make their first public appearance today since embarking on a six-week hiatus from royal duties – to thank the people of Canada for hosting their private holiday 

It is unheard of for a member of the Royal Family to undertake a Court Circular-documented engagement to thank a country that wasn't officially 'hosting' them. The trip was classed as private and no official engagements took place.

But Harry and Meghan have always made clear they like to cast aside convention and do what is least expected.

The couple were last seen in public together on Remembrance Sunday in November when they joined other royals in London. Harry also undertook a subsequent solo public engagement.

Harry and Meghan will meet with Janice Charette, High Commissioner in Canada to the UK as well as staff to thank them for the warm Canadian hospitality and support they received during their recent stay in Canada. The couple are pictured here in March receiving baby gifts from Janice

Harry and Meghan will meet with Janice Charette, High Commissioner in Canada to the UK as well as staff to thank them for the warm Canadian hospitality and support they received during their recent stay in Canada. The couple are pictured here in March receiving baby gifts from Janice

They then disappeared from view with son Archie, now eight months, with a spokesman saying

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