Inside Prince Harry’s Relationship With William, Kate’s Kids

Feeling distant. Prince HarryMisses Prince William Duchess Kate‘s kids “very much” since settling across the pond, a source exclusively reveals in the new issue of Use Weekly.

“They’re extremely fond of him also,” the insider says of Prince George, 8, Princess Charlotte, 7, and Prince Louis, 4. “Charlotte will send everyone in the family thoughtful gifts and cards, and at the very least they’ll call as a family to sing happy birthdays and so on.”

The daughter of William, 39, and Kate, 40, celebrated her birthday on Monday, May 2, and “very much” views Harry, 37, as one of “her role models,” the source tells Us. “She adores [Queen Elizabeth II]And her grandpa [Prince] CharlesShe is loved by everyone. They’re very proud of the person she’s developing into, just as they are with George and Louis.”

Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince Louis.

The queen, 96, has watched Charlotte and her brothers grow older and Charles, 73. They have enjoyed watching them adjust to royal life. “It’s extremely comforting for the senior royals to see that the future of the royal family is safe with this next generation at the helm,” the insider says. “Obviously this is a big testament to the manner in which they’re being raised by William and Kate, and the fact they’ve had decent values and morals instilled at them from the very beginning of their life journey.”

The trio of Cambridge kids are closer to the throne than Harry, who’s sixth in the line of succession. Buckingham Palace announced in February 2021 that the Duke of Sussex was marrying his wife. Meghan MarkleAfter their resignations one year ago, they would not be returning to their positions as senior royals. The couple relocated to California in mid-2020, where they’re raising son Archie, 2, and daughter Lilibet, 11 months.

Harry has been to his native U.K. only a few time since his departure from the royal spotlight. He most recently visited Elizabeth on his way home from the Invictus Games in The Netherlands. UseIt was confirmed last month that the Suits40-year-old alum joined her husband at Windsor Castle during their first trip across the Pond since March 2020.

Prince Harry Misses Prince William and Duchess Kate's Children Very Much After California Move

Prince Harry, Prince William, Duchess Kate

The prince sought judicial review of a Home Office decision concerning funding for a security force abroad, months before he reunited with his grandmother. “While his role within the Institution has changed, his profile as a member of the royal family has not. Nor has the threat to him and his family,” a January statement read, arguing that the Sussexes are “unable to return home” without the proper protection.

Harry’s lawyer went on to claim in a court hearing that the couple, who wed in May 2018, don’t “feel safe” in England. A source said that Harry’s lawyer claimed in court that Harry and his wife don’t feel safe in England. UseArchewell cofounders want their children to travel comfortably.

“Harry has his heart set on returning to the U.K. to see the queen with Meghan, Archie and Lilibet, but that will only happen if the government takes the appropriate measures to protect his family,” the insider said in January, adding that the cousins have kept in touch virtually. “Harry and Meghan are doing everything they can to make the world a better place and feel it would be wrong to rob their children of the opportunity of getting to know their cousins.”

Harry and Meghan have made plans to visit the U.K. as a family of four. “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,” a spokesperson for the couple told UseMay 6, 

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