Kate Middleton Curtsies to Charles, Camilla at Christmas Concert

Internet hosting for the vacations! Princess Kate celebrated the success of her second annual Christmas live performance whereas additionally paying respect to her royal in-laws.

The Princess of Wales, 40, was joined by husband Prince William and their youngsters Prince George, 9, and Princess Charlotte, 7, for the particular occasion at Westminster Abbey in London on Thursday, December 15. King Charles III and Queen Consort Camilla additionally attended the Royal Carols: Collectively at Christmas taping. (The Cambridge couple’s youngest son, Prince Louis, 4, seemingly stayed residence.)

A video from the vacation bash made the rounds on social media on Thursday, displaying Kate bending all the way down to curtsy to the king, 74, and his spouse, 75. “Household 💐💖,” a TikTok consumer captioned the clip, which additionally confirmed Charles hugging his grandkids and eldest son, 40.


King Charles III, the Queen Consort, the Prince of Wales, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, the Princess of Wales and Sophie Countess of Wessex throughout the ‘Collectively at Christmas’ Carol Service at Westminster Abbey in London on December 15, 2022.
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The displaying of royal household unity got here shortly after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle‘s Netflix docuseries, Harry & Meghan, concluded. The present aired in two components, with the ultimate three episodes dropping on Thursday after quantity one premiered on December 8.

Harry, 38, and the Fits alum, 41, mirrored on their ups and downs as senior royals and shed extra mild on what prompted them to exit their roles in 2020. In episode 6, the Duke of Sussex gave an replace on the place he stands together with his father and older brother, confessing that “it was onerous” to return to the U.Ok. for Prince Philip‘s funeral in April 2021.

“Particularly spending time [and] having chats with my brother and my father. [They] have been very a lot centered on the identical misinterpretation of the entire scenario,” Harry informed the cameras. “None of us actually needed to have to speak about it at my grandfather’s funeral, however we did.”

Relating to burying the hatchet with Charles and William, the Spare writer mentioned: “I’ve needed to make peace with the truth that we’re most likely by no means gonna get real accountability or a real apology. My spouse and I, we’re shifting on. We’re centered on what’s coming subsequent.”

Earlier within the sequence, Harry regarded again on a tense assembly with the now-monarch and the Prince of Wales at Queen Elizabeth II‘s Sandringham Home in January 2020. The royals convened to debate Harry and Meghan’s subsequent steps — however the Deal or No Deal alum wasn’t invited to the dialog.

“[I] went in with the identical proposal that we’d already made publicly [about stepping down as senior working members]. However as soon as I acquired there, I used to be given 5 choices,” Harry recalled in episode 5. “One being, all in, no change. 5 being, all out. I selected possibility three within the assembly. Half in, half out.”

He continued: “It was terrifying to have my brother scream and shout at me, and my father say issues that simply merely weren’t true, and my grandmother quietly sit there, and kind of take all of it in. … I imply, the saddest a part of it was this wedge created between myself and my brother, in order that he’s now on the establishment’s aspect.”

Princess Kate Curtsies to King Charles III and Queen Consort Camilla at Annual Royal Christmas Concert
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Earlier than detailing their departure from the palace, Meghan and Harry spoke in regards to the California native’s introduction to royal life. The Bench writer recalled the “surreal” expertise of assembly the queen for the primary time in 2017, with the previous navy pilot teasing that the large day “was a little bit of a shock to the system” for his now-wife.

“I keep in mind being within the automobile and he was like, ‘You know the way to curtsy, proper?’ and I simply thought it was a joke,” Meghan confessed within the second episode. “Individuals will perceive this, we’ve Medieval Occasions Dinner and Match. It was like that. Like, I curtsied as if I used to be [bowing down to the floor].”

No senior members of the royal household — together with Charles and William — have publicly responded to the allegations laid out by the Archewell cofounders of their documentary. Within the first episode, a disclaimer appeared on the display: “Members of the Royal Household declined to touch upon the content material inside this sequence.”

Quickly after the December 8 premiere, nevertheless, a palace supply informed Us Weekly that The Agency was not “approached for remark relating to the content material of the sequence.” Netflix refuted the denial, arguing that family places of work for the monarchy and different high-ranking royals “have been contacted and given adequate time to reply,” in response to royal correspondent Omid Scobie.