Donald Trump, Barack Obama Among World Leaders Snubbed For Royal Wedding

Amy Wright 26 from Annan who has received an invitation to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen a charity working for women in Mumbai's slums among a handful of organisations that will receive donations in place of gifts for their royal wedding next month.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have not invited British Prime Minister Theresa May or US President Donald Trump to their wedding.

She will take her 62-year-old grandmother Pat Churches who "loves the royals".

The only problem is that while the plate may feature a picture of Meghan Markle, the designer has accidentally put a snap of Ed Sheeran where Prince Harry's face should be.

There are also reports that former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle also are not attending.

The announcement follows recent rumors that Prince Harry meant to invite Barack Obama to the wedding but not Trump.

"Celebrate THE wedding of the year with this handsome china plate featuring the portraits of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle", writes the seller, who adds, "This plate won't fail to raise a smile and evoke pride in our country's most cherished couple".

"Michelle and I are delighted to congratulate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement", he wrote.

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Of the 2,640 people who are slated to attend the nuptials, there will be 1,200 members of the British public joining in the festivities.

While it didn't look all that likely that President Trump would be invited, many speculated that the Obamas would be included.

Others will include members of the couple's charities, local schoolkids and members of the Royal Household and Crown Estate.

On that occasion, Buckingham Palace responded that Major was invited in his role as former guardian of William and Harry when their mother Diana died in 1997, not for his status as a former prime minister.

The invitees come from across the United Kingdom and include charity workers, injured servicemen and young community leaders, according to a statement published Tuesday.

Other guests on the day include a Young Mayor of a London borough, a mental health worker, primary school teacher and the founders of a community lunch that caters for people who are lonely over Christmas.

According to the BBC, they've been invited to bring their own picnic to the castle grounds and they'll get a plus one.

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