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Spokesperson confirms Sussexes spending Christmas in Canada

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A Buckingham Palace spokesperson for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex has confirmed in a released statement that the family is currently in Canada to spend quality time together for the holidays.

Naturally, for security and privacy reasons, their location in Canada will not be disclosed.

The spokesperson said, “The decision to base themselves in Canada reflects the importance of this Commonwealth country to them both.”

She added, “The Duke of Sussex has been a frequent visitor to Canada over many years, and it was also home to the duchess for seven years before she became a member of the Royal Family.

“They are enjoying sharing the warmth of the Canadian people and the beauty of the landscape with their young son.”

It is understood that the Duchess’s mother, Doria Ragland, has travelled to Canada to be with them and their seven-month-old son, Archie.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau later tweeted, “Prince Harry, Meghan, and Archie, we’re all wishing you a quiet and blessed stay in Canada. You’re among friends, and always welcome here.”

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Brittani is from Tennessee, USA. She is a political scientist and historian after graduating with a degree in the topics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in December 2014. She also holds a master's degree from Northeastern University. She enjoys reading and researching all things regarding the royals of the world. Her love of royals began in middle school, and she's been researching, reading, and writing on royalty for over a decade. She became Europe Editor in October 2016, and then Deputy Editor in January 2019, and has been featured on several podcasts, radio shows, news broadcasts and websites including Global News Canada, ABC News Australia, WION India and BBC World News.