The congratulations appeared on Sunday night on Buckingham Palace’s Instagram: “Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of Lillibet Diana! The Queen and Prince of Wales Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, as well as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge William and Kate, are very pleased with this news.” Lilibet is Her Majesty’s eleventh grandson.
Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of Lilibet Diana! The Queen, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted with the news.
Lilibet is Her Majesty’s 11th great-grandchild. pic.twitter.com/dGVeRpd3pK
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) June 6, 2021
A separate message from Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall was also posted on Clarence House’s Instagram account, saying: “Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie on the birth of baby Lillipet Diana. I wish them well at this time.” The post was also read along with a photo of the Sussexes from their royal tour of Africa in 2019.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge also shared, writing: “We are all delighted with the happy news of the birth of baby Lily. Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie.”