Former Queen of the United Kingdom

Queen Elizabeth

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"Prince Andrew, Harry, Meghan not invited to reception"

Elizabeth II is the constitutional monarch of the United Kingdom and its overseas territories, a realm comprising four countries:

England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. She is Queen of the United Kingdom and 15 other Commonwealth realms.

Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II

"Prince William, Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, arrive to mount a vigil around the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II"

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex walk as procession with the coffin of Britain's Queen Elizabeth arrives at Westminster Hall

Queen Elizabeth II 's grandchildren

(clockwise from front centre)

Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, has been embroiled in controversy over his relationship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, and his wife, Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, have also been the subject of intense media scrutiny in recent months.

The Queen's Birthday Party is an event held every year to celebrate the Queen's official birthday. It is usually a star-studded event, attended by the royal family, dignitaries, and celebrities.

Meeting with the Queen

The royal couple are currently meeting with the Queen at Buckingham Palace, ahead of their reception this evening.

Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew and Prince Harry

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Prince Andrew and Prince Harry are not invited to the reception, nor is Meghan Markle.

Updates will be provided throughout the evening.

It's official: Prince Andrew, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have not been invited to a reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace.

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