Royal insider claims Prince Harry and Meghan were cut from Duke of Westminster's wedding because of his loyalty to 'the King and the future King'

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By Danya Bazaraa and Matthew Lodge

Published: 06:42 EST, 5 December 2023 | Updated: 06:44 EST, 5 December 2023

Prince Harry and woman Meghan Markle were excluded from nan Duke of Westminster's wedding induce database arsenic his loyalty has to beryllium to nan King and early King, a royal insider has claimed.  

The Sussexes person been snubbed by Hugh Grosvenor, who decided not to induce them to his wedding pinch Olivia Henson adjacent twelvemonth successful a bid to debar 'drama', it is claimed.

Despite nan truth he is believed to beryllium godfather to nan Sussexes' son, Prince Archie, and 1 of Harry's oldest friends, it is claimed nan Duke has not invited him truthful it won't overshadow his large day. 

A root says 1 of nan reasons Harry and Meghan person been near retired is because they person criticised nan royals and their measurement of life. 

'You person to retrieve that group for illustration this are very accepted - and while they wouldn't beryllium astatine each bothered by a drunken uncle aliases immoderate overt snogging connected nan creation floor, they don't for illustration it erstwhile group criticise their measurement of life successful public, which is precisely what Harry and Meghan person been doing for nan past fewer years,' nan root who knows nan Grosvenors told nan Telegraph. 

Hugh Grosvenor, Duke of Westminster, is believed to person excluded Meghan and Harry from his wedding induce list

A root says 1 of nan reasons Harry and Meghan person been near retired is because they person criticised nan royals and their measurement of life

The root said nan Duke of Westminster's loyalty would person to dishonesty pinch nan King and early King

 'And fixed who he is, Hugh's loyalty would ever person to beryllium to nan existent King and nan early King.' 

One of Britain's richest men, nan 32-year-old billionaire aristocrat projected to fiancee Olivia Henson astatine his family seat, Eaton Hall successful Cheshire. 

They are group to get joined astatine Chester Cathedral successful June successful nan wedding of nan year.

William and Kate and nan King and nan Queen are each invited, pinch nan Prince of Wales moreover thought to beryllium successful nan moving to beryllium champion man. 

The Duke of Westminster had primitively planned to induce Harry and Meghan, but nan aristocrat changed his mind, fearing their beingness would overshadow nan day, The Sunday Times reports.

Another superior information was said to beryllium nan feelings of Charles, Camilla, William and Kate, who are each apt to beryllium there.

One of Britain's richest men, nan 32-year-old billionaire aristocrat projected to fiancee Olivia Henson astatine his family seat, Eaton Hall successful Cheshire

The Duke of Westminster had primitively planned to induce Harry and Meghan, but changed his mind, according to reports

A friend of nan brace told nan paper: 'It's incredibly sad it has travel to this. Hugh is 1 of very fewer adjacent friends of William and Harry's who has maintained beardown bonds and a statement of connection pinch both.

'He wishes they could put their heads together and spot things up, but realises it's improbable to hap earlier nan wedding. 

'He wanted to debar thing overshadowing nan day, particularly for Olivia, and doesn't want immoderate awkwardness.'

A spokesperson for nan Duke earlier said: 'We are not successful a position to remark connected nan impermanent list.' Buckingham Palace besides antecedently declined to comment.