Prince Charles pays rare heartfelt tribute to sons Prince Harry and Prince William

Prince Charles has shared an adorable throwback snap of him with his sons Prince Harry and Prince William to mark Father's Day.

Prince Charles rare tribute
(Image credit: Getty)

Prince Charles made a rare heartfelt tribute to his sons Prince Harry and Prince William to mark Father's Day.

Prince Charles took a trip back down memory lane when he shared a series of treasured throwback family photographs to celebrate Father's Day.

The Prince of Wales shared three snaps - the first on him with his late father Prince Philip and another of his wife Duchess Camilla with her late father Bruce Shand and lastly he shared a beautiful photograph of his sons Prince Harry and Prince William taken from a family holiday in Balmoral.

Fans have praised them, with one having noted the inclusion of Prince Harry in the post.

One fan commented, "Lovely to see Prince Harry included ❤️"

The images, shared to Clarence House Instagram were simply captioned, "Wishing everyone a very happy Father’s Day!"

It's no secret that Prince Charles and Prince Harry's relationship has become strained in recent years, after his Bombshell Oprah Winfrey interview in which he claimed his father 'stopped taking his calls' after he stepped back from the Royal Family.

The fallout is said to have brought Prince Charles and William closer, but nevertheless, fans are delighted that the Prince of Wales included Prince Harry in his heartfelt post. 

See more

One fan said, "Lovely photos of Prince William and Harry with their Father. 👏👏👏".

Another fan added, "It is very pleasant and affectionate to see that Prince Charles presented a photo with his 2 children: Prince William, and without ever forgetting the adorable Prince Harry. Happy Father’s Day to all of them."

And a third fan praised, "Happy Father’s Day Prince Charles! We love and are all so proud of your two sons ! ❤️❤️👍👍🙏🙏"

Meanwhile, Prince Charles recently showed his fatherly side with grandson Prince Louis at the Queen's Jubilee Pageant when he sat him on his knee.

Selina Maycock
Senior Entertainment Writer

Selina is currently a Senior Entertainment Writer for, formerly Senior Entertainment writer for Woman&Home, and My Imperfect Life and has more than 16 years of experience in newspapers, magazines and online. She currently writes a mix of Entertainment news - including celebrity births, weddings and reality show line-ups including Strictly, Dancing On Ice and The Great British Bake Off, reporting the the latest news about the Royal kids Prince George, Charlotte, Louis, Archie and Lilibet as well as Family news stories from baby names to store closures and product recall warnings. Before joining Future Publishing, Selina graduated from the University of Sheffield in 2006 with a degree in Journalism. She is fully NCTJ and NCE qualified and has 100wpm shorthand. When she's not interviewing celebrities you can find her exploring new countryside walking routes, catching up with friends over good food, or making memories.