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The Queen and 99-year-old Prince Philip spend Christmas without their family members at Windsor Castle, as a palace spokesman confirmed on dpa request. The royal couple had not traveled to Sandringham in eastern England this year for the first time in decades. Usually the British royals gather there over the Christmas period. Hundreds of onlookers gather every year on Christmas Day to watch the Queen and her relatives go to church. But this year everything is different because of the coronavirus pandemic, the palace spokesman confirmed: No visits, no public church attendance. The deeply religious Queen will instead attend a small private service in a chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle, it said. Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla spend Christmas at their country estate Highgrove House in Tetbury, West England, near Bristol. Prince William and Duchess Kate are in Norfolk with their children. Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan now live with their son Archie in Santa Barbara, California. It’s the second Christmas they’re not spending with the royals.