Princess Eugenie, 31, and her husband Jack Brooksbank have been living at Frogmore Cottage in Windsor since before Christmas. The royal residence is on loan to the couple from Meghan Markle, 39, and Prince Harry, 36, who are now based in the USA. Eugenie and Jack welcomed their baby boy August Philip Hawke to the world on February 9 and now lockdown restrictions have been relaxed Queen Elizabeth II, 94, may have secretly met her ninth great-grandchild.
Frogmore Cottage is a short distance from Windsor Castle where the Queen and Prince Philip, 99, have been based throughout the pandemic.
After lockdown restrictions were eased in England allowing up to six people to meet outdoors, the Queen may have popped to Frogmore to meet Baby August with Eugenie for a walk in the grounds.
On Good Friday, royal fans were delighted to see new pictures of Prince Charles, 72, and the Queen posing for impromptu photos while out on a stroll in the grounds of Frogmore House, just across the way from Frogmore Cottage.
While the photos were taken on March 23, they were only released to the public on Good Friday as a special way of marking the Christian holiday.
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Kensington Palace tweeted an animated GIF of a chocolate Easter egg with the message: “Wishing you all a safe and happy Easter.”
Princess Eugenie and Jack are likely to spend Easter with family at Prince Andrew, 61, and Sarah Ferguson’s, 61, home the royal lodge.
While Andrew and Fergie are understood to have bubbled with Eugenie to lend a hand with childcare, Easter weekend may be the first time she has been able to see her sister Princess Beatrice, 32, in weeks.
Beatrice lives in London with her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi and was kept from seeing Eugenie by lockdown restrictions.
Now COVID-19 rules have been relaxed, Beatrice will finally be able to meet her new nephew August.
August is 11th in line to the throne and while he doesn’t have a royal title he is expected to have a traditional christening.
The ceremony could be held at Frogmore Chapel in Windsor where Eugenie and Jack tied the knot in October 2018.