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Princess Eugenie has shared an adorable photograph with her husband Jack Brooksbank to mark Valentine’s Day online – after appearing in LA with Prince Harry.

The Queen’s granddaughter, 31, posted to Instagram this evening to wish her 1.5million followers ‘Happy Valentine’s Day’ by sharing an image of her and Jack, 35, standing under what appear to be cherry blossom trees.

Last night, Eugenie, who shares one-year-old son August with her husband, became the first member of the Royal Family to make a public visit to the Duke of Sussex, 37, in California two years after he quit as a senior royal – with the cousins attending the Super Bowl.

Eugenie and Harry sat in the premium seats at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles as concern mounts back in Britain over the Duke of Sussex‘s forthcoming tell-all biography overshadowing his grandmother the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. 

Princess Eugenie has shared an adorable photograph with her husband Jack Brooksbank (pictured) to mark Valentine's Day online - after appearing in LA with Prince Harry

Princess Eugenie has shared an adorable photograph with her husband Jack Brooksbank (pictured) to mark Valentine's Day online - after appearing in LA with Prince Harry

Princess Eugenie has shared an adorable photograph with her husband Jack Brooksbank (pictured) to mark Valentine’s Day online – after appearing in LA with Prince Harry

The Queen's granddaughter, 31, posted to Instagram this evening to wish her 1.5million followers 'Happy Valentine's Day'

The Queen's granddaughter, 31, posted to Instagram this evening to wish her 1.5million followers 'Happy Valentine's Day'

The Queen’s granddaughter, 31, posted to Instagram this evening to wish her 1.5million followers ‘Happy Valentine’s Day’

Last night, Eugenie, who shares one-year-old son August with her husband, became the first member of the Royal Family to make a public visit to the Duke of Sussex, 37, in California two years after he quit as a senior royal - with the cousins attending the Super Bowl

Last night, Eugenie, who shares one-year-old son August with her husband, became the first member of the Royal Family to make a public visit to the Duke of Sussex, 37, in California two years after he quit as a senior royal - with the cousins attending the Super Bowl

Last night, Eugenie, who shares one-year-old son August with her husband, became the first member of the Royal Family to make a public visit to the Duke of Sussex, 37, in California two years after he quit as a senior royal – with the cousins attending the Super Bowl

In her adorable Valentine’s picture, Eugenie, the daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, sported navy joggers and a black slogan top with a jacket wrapped around her waist.

She finished her low-key ensemble with a pair of fashionable sunglasses and white trainers, while holding her phone in one hand.

Looking equally as casual as his wife, Jack donned a pair of jeans, a matching black jumper and grey boots for the outing in the stunning Spring scenery. It’s unclear exactly when the image was taken.

Meanwhile, last night some Twitter users initially mistook Eugenie for Meghan, but the Duchess of Sussex was not there. And royal observers said that Eugenie’s presence shows Harry ‘is not completely out in the cold’ despite the feud with his family.

The hospitality area was sponsored by Salesforce Ventures, one of the official partners of BetterUp, which is the San Francisco-based corporate and personal coaching company that Harry works for as ‘chief impact officer’. 

Harry and Meghan, who wed in 2018 and live less than two hours away from the stadium in a $14million Montecito mansion, are parents to Archie, two, and eight month-old Lilibet – so it is likely that Meghan was at home looking after the children while her husband went to the showpiece game. 

It was attended by a host of other celebrities including Kendall Jenner, Jay-Z and Justin Bieber.

Eugenie and Harry (pictured) sat in the premium seats at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles as concern mounts back in Britain over the Duke of Sussex 's forthcoming tell-all biography overshadowing his grandmother the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Eugenie and Harry (pictured) sat in the premium seats at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles as concern mounts back in Britain over the Duke of Sussex 's forthcoming tell-all biography overshadowing his grandmother the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Eugenie and Harry (pictured) sat in the premium seats at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles as concern mounts back in Britain over the Duke of Sussex ‘s forthcoming tell-all biography overshadowing his grandmother the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Meghan is also close to Eugenie having been introduced to her before she had even met Harry, through their mutual friend Misha Nonoo. It therefore seems possible that Eugenie could be staying with the Sussexes in the US.

Harry and Eugenie will have had plenty to discuss, with the Royal Family left deeply concerned by the Duke’s decision to collaborate with Pulitzer-winning ghostwriter JR Moehringer on what his publishers described as ‘the definitive account of the experiences, adventures, losses, and life lessons that have helped shape him’.

The Queen, Prince Charles and Prince William were said to be completely blindsided by Harry’s shock announcement that he had been secretly working on his as yet untitled memoirs for more than a year now.

Royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams told MailOnline that Eugenie could be an ‘intermediary’ and suggested she could persuade Harry to alter some of the contents of the book to make it less of an attack on the royals. 

And a source told MailOnline today: ‘Harry and Eugenie have always been close ever since they were children. He always makes her laugh. They share a sense of humour. 

‘She is friends with Meghan too, and was close to his two previous girlfriends Chelsy Davy and Cressida Bonas. It was Eugenie who helped set up Harry and Cressida. She refuses to abandon him. She is a very loyal lady. She is not one for taking sides.’

Earlier this month, Princess Eugenie shared sweet snaps of her son August to mark his first birthday . The first photo was of Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank, 35, with their son on a ski holiday

Earlier this month, Princess Eugenie shared sweet snaps of her son August to mark his first birthday . The first photo was of Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank, 35, with their son on a ski holiday

Earlier this month, Princess Eugenie shared sweet snaps of her son August to mark his first birthday . The first photo was of Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank, 35, with their son on a ski holiday

The second snap showed August crawling on the floor at a play group with a name tag on his back

The second snap showed August crawling on the floor at a play group with a name tag on his back

The second snap showed August crawling on the floor at a play group with a name tag on his back

Eugenie shared the photos with a sweet caption celebrating her one-year-old son

Eugenie shared the photos with a sweet caption celebrating her one-year-old son

Eugenie shared the photos with a sweet caption celebrating her one-year-old son

Harry stayed at Frogmore Cottage with Eugenie on the two times he has visited the UK and had to quarantine since his decision to step down as a senior royal. 

The Princess even backed one of Meghan’s many causes, helping out in 40X40, an Archewell mentoring programme for women who want to return to work after the pandemic. And she shared an image of the Archewell website on her Instagram account to celebrate Meghan’s 40th birthday.

The source added: ‘With Harry’s communication with the family limited Eugenie could be his one conduit to a reconciliation. But that seems a long way off. She is close to the Queen and to Harry and Meghan and their meeting shows he is not completely out in the cold.’

Harry also came under fire last week for seemingly ignoring that the Queen had moved to make his stepmother Camilla the Queen Consort when Prince Charles accedes to the throne. That was despite a source claiming Harry had extended an olive branch to his father last month in a bid to heal their rift ahead of the Jubilee celebrations.

ANALYSIS: Could Eugenie help in healing the rift?

By royal commentator Richard Fitzwilliams 

When last July, it was announced by Penguin Random House that Harry would be writing a memoir to be published in late 2022, the year of his grandmother’s Platinum Jubilee, it caused shock. This surely was too soon and very badly timed!

According to Harry in the publishers press release, ‘I am writing this not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become’. He claimed it would also be ‘accurate and wholly truthful’ which brings to mind the many inaccuracies and controversial claims he and Meghan made during their interview with Oprah.

This also meant that, with a serious rift between the once inseparable brothers and with the royal family, it would be impossible to communicate with the Sussexes in the interim without the possibility of finding whatever was said appearing in print. To choose the Platinum Jubilee anyway was partly a commercial decision and the memoir is bound to be serialised. However this year is unique in our history. Harry values his relationship with the Queen, now nearly 96.

He is rightly proud of his service during two tours of Afghanistan as well as founding the Invictus Games. Surely whatever he privately feels, he ought not to cause more trouble for the institution he was born into at such a time. When there is a rift, you need an intermediary. Eugenie, who attended the Super Bowl with him, knew Meghan before her marriage and she and her husband Jack Brooksbank are reportedly close to the Sussexes who have given them the use of Frogmore Cottage which is their base in Britain.

Is there a chance that she might help in healing the rift? If we accept that the memoir is certain to be published, it’s contents might surely be altered. Could Eugenie persuade Harry that, as the interview on Oprah did so much damage, a further attack on the monarchy in year like this, would be desperately ill-judged? It would be regarded with disdain in Britain, which he may well visit if he takes part in the celebrations in June. In America, given the respect for the Queen, it might be regarded a great deal less charitably than the Oprah interview was and that could harm his and Meghan’s future prospects.

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Harry and Eugenie have been friends since childhood despite their six-year age gap and are known to still get on well despite the Duke’s removal from royal public life in Britain and his repeated attacks on his wider family.

And Eugenie’s visit will be viewed by some observers as a potential effort to rebuild broken bridges between Harry and the rest of the family – with an important series of royal occasions coming up over the next few months.

These include a service of thanksgiving for Prince Philip at Westminster Abbey on March 29, a year after his death aged 99, and events to mark the Jubilee most notably in Windsor on May 12 to 15 and in London on June 2 to 5.

Harry and Meghan are not thought to have had any royal visitors to California since departing London shortly before the first coronavirus lockdown in March 2020 and setting up their home in a $14million Montecito mansion.

And Eugenie is the first member of the Royal Family to visit Harry publicly since what became known as ‘Megxit’ when the couple moved to North America. The Duchess has not returned to the UK since they left the country.

But Harry has been back twice – and visited Eugenie at her Frogmore Cottage home in Windsor last April when he flew home for Philip’s funeral. He had previously lived there with Meghan following their marriage at the castle.

The Duke also quarantined with Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank last summer when returning to unveil the statue of his late mother Princess Diana at Kensington Palace in London with his brother Prince William in July.

Last night, Harry sat in the stands with Eugenie at the SoFi Stadium to see the Los Angeles Rams beat the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20 in a fourth-quarter comeback at Super Bowl LVI – but Meghan did not attend.

The presence of the two royals at the star-studded event – which also hosted the likes of Ryan Reynolds, LeBron James, Kevin Hart, Charlize Theron, Rebel Wilson, Ellen DeGeneres and more – was announced by the NFL, whose UK Twitter account shared a photo of them and wrote: ‘Prince Harry and Princess Eugenie in the house at #SBLVI.’

The Duke of Sussex, who showed no allegiance to either side, wore a white T-shirt and dark jacket and was seen resting his shoes on the barrier in front of him. There was also no sign of Eugenie’s husband Jack Brooksbank.

Harry and Eugenie were two of the few famous famous pictured wearing masks while sat down – with others such as Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck, Kanye West, Beyonce and Rita Ora all seen without them. It could be as a result of Harry’s concerns over the Covid-19 situation after his father Prince Charles was diagnosed with the virus last week.

Eugenie paired her mask with a baseball hat, jeans and a blazer, and had a bottle of Aquafina water on the barrier in front of her. Harry also had a glass in front of him on the barrier but its contents could not be seen. 

Eugenie and Mr Brooksbank, who married in October 2018, just six months after Harry and Meghan, went on double dates with the couple in Toronto and London.

The Princess and her then-boyfriend were at a party at Soho House in Toronto in 2016 when Harry and the Suits star were first seen together. Eugenie was instrumental in keeping their relationship secret.

In the explosive tell-all Oprah Winfrey interview, in which Harry and Meghan criticised the Royal Family, Eugenie was singled out for praise.

Meghan said: ‘Eugenie and I had known each other before I had known Harry, so that was comfortable […] We’re friends with them as a couple.’

The Sussexes, Eugenie and Jack were all guests at Misha Nonoo’s lavish Rome wedding in the summer of 2019.

They also have mutual friends in singer Ellie Goulding and George and Amal Clooney, who were guests at Harry and Meghan’s nuptials. Jack is European Director of Casamigos, the tequila brand co-founded by George.

Source: DailyMail

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