Harry and his wife Meghan Markle are thought to have drifted significantly from William and his wife Kate Middleton over the last year or so. All four of them used to live in Kensington Palace estate together with William’s children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, but this year Harry and Meghan moved out to Windsor to live in Frogmore Cottage triggering rumours of a rift. Although the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to the couple’s firstborn, Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor, in May, it is not known if the cousins spend much time together.
The two families were last pictured together at a polo match in the summer, while the adults all attended the annual Remembrance service earlier in November – the first time they have been seen together in several months.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex both admitted how they were struggling in the spotlight during their explosive ITV documentary ‘Harry and Meghan: An African Journey’. Harry also mentioned how he and his brother find it hard to see one another, and as siblings they have “good days” and “bad days”.
In her 2019 biography, ‘Harry: Conversations with the Prince’, Angela Levin revealed how the royal once dubbed himself a “bad uncle” when he missed his niece’s christening in 2015.
Ms Levin explained: “Harry missed Charlotte’s christening, which was held on 5 July at St Mary Magdalene Church at the Queen’s Sandringham estate, as this time he was in Africa.
Prince Harry and Prince William's family (Image: Getty)
Meghan and Harry with their son Archie (Image: Getty)
“He felt rather guilty."
He reportedly said to the manager of Save the Rhino in Africa, Simson Uri-Khob: “What a bad uncle I am!”
He added: “I should really be there, but today I am here, this is where I want to be.”
Ms Levin remarked: “He explained that it was a recce trip on behalf of William too, and he’d be taking ‘a lot of new information back home with me for my brother and me to analyse and