Kate Middleton makes sad confession about baby Lilibet Diana amid family 'fall out'

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge
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Kate Middleton has made a sad confession about baby Lilibet Diana amid family 'fall out'.

Kate Middleton has admitted that her family still haven't met baby Lilibet Diana (opens in new tab) - a week after her birth.

The Duchess of Cambridge responded to questions as she visited a school in Cornwall ahead of the G7 summit and the question on everyone's lips was whether she had met her niece Lilibet who was born on 4th June (opens in new tab).

When asked about the latest royal birth, Kate, who is mum to Prince George, seven, Charlotte, six, and Louis, three said, "I wish her all the very best, I can’t wait to meet her."

And despite the Queen (opens in new tab) having reportedly enjoyed her first facetime meeting with her eleventh great-grandchild (opens in new tab), who is eight in line to the throne in the royal line of succession (opens in new tab), Kate and Prince William haven't yet been given the opportunity to do so.

Duchess Kate added, "We haven't met her yet but hopefully that will be soon".

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This revelation adds further fuel to the fire when it comes to claims that the relationship between Prince William and Harry is still strained since their bombshell Oprah Winfrey chat (opens in new tab).

On returning home from the hospital, the Sussexes are said to have introduced their newborn daughter to her great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, who was honoured by their unusual choice of baby name. (opens in new tab) The late Princess Diana was also honoured with a middle name.

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Lilibet 'Lili' Diana Mountbatten-Windsor was born at 11.40am at a Santa Barbara hospital last Friday and Kate and William both expressed their "delight" at the happy news after it was announced on Sunday.

And Kate's revelation over not meeting the new baby comes after her uncle revealed the real reason she could struggle to unite Prince Harry and William (opens in new tab) following the 'rift'.

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