‘Clumsy And Unfortunate’: European Princess’ Invite To Queen’s Funeral Rescinded At Last Minute

‘Clumsy And Unfortunate’: European Princess’ Invite To Queen’s Funeral Rescinded At Last Minute


Talk about a royal screwup!

The British Foreign Office is red-faced and apologizing after inviting a Danish princess to the funeral of Queen Elizabeth, only to rescind the invitation after realizing it was a mistake. The humiliating faux pas prompted an official mea culpa from the British Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office.

“The FCDO has passed on their profound apologies to the Danish Royal Household through the Danish Embassy,” a spokesperson said.

Princess Mary had been invited Monday’s funeral and was confirmed to attend, with the Danish royals RSVPing a week ago, the Daily Mail reported.

But on Monday, the family followed up with a new statement that belied the royal indignity.

“Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness The Crown Prince” would do their mourning back home, a

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