The 9thEarl Spencerhas had issues with theroyal familysince his speech atPrincess Diana's funeral in 1997, where he claimed his sister was the “the most hunted person of the modern age”.
According toExpress UK, the Queenwas reportedly “disappointed” and “saddened” by the speech.
In addition to this statement,Charles made several thinly veiled comments about theBritish royal familyduring his speech.
Charles said his sister “needed no royal title to continue to generate her particular brand of magic” and that "it is a tribute to her level-headedness and strength that despite the most bizarre-like life imaginable after her childhood, she remained intact, true to herself.”
Earl Spencer with his nephews Prince William and Prince Harry, and brother-in-law Prince Charles on the day of Princess Diana's funeral.
However, Princess Diana's brother was included in theroyal baby's birth announcement, which leaves the possibility that he did attendArchie's christening.
Buckingham Palacemade this announcement followingArchie's birth: