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Palace insiders told the Daily Mail
that Prince William has insisted that his aunt, Sarah Ferguson, be invited to his wedding to Kate Middleton
. The Prince is very close to his uncle, Prince Andrew, and cousins, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie. And his mother, Princess Diana
, and Sarah Ferguson were close friends.
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The Duchess was caught on film last year selling access to her ex-husband and has since fallen out of favor with the royal family.
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It is not clear where she will sit at Westminster Abbey, but the source did add that she will not be invited to the evening reception hosted by Prince Charles on the night of the wedding.
Wedding invitations will be mailed to guests in February.
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