Duchess Fergie 'deeply unhappy' over royal wedding reception snub: Report

Duchess Sarah Ferguson, commonly referred to as Fergie, is "deeply unhappy" after reportedly not receiving an invitation to the upcoming royal wedding reception, sources told the Daily Mail.

Though Fergie was one of the 600 guests who received invitations to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's upcoming May 19 royal wedding at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle and subsequent reception at St. George's Hall, Prince Andrew's ex-wife was kept off the list for a second reception reserved for the royal family's "inner sanctum."

The intimate nighttime gathering is being hosted by Harry's father, Prince Charles, "who can't see why she is still such a big part of his brother's life." (Despite being divorced, Fergie and Andrew live together at Royal Lodge.)

"Numbers are limited to the evening party, she is not a member of the royal family anymore and Prince Charles simply doesn't have time for her," a source told the Daily Mail, while also noting that daughters Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie did receive invitations to the party.

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Sarah 'Fergie'Ferguson Duchess of York through the years
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Sarah 'Fergie'Ferguson Duchess of York through the years
Duke and Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew, on a boat during their visit to Venice on August, 1989 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Georges De Keerle/Getty Images)
Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York carries her daughter Princess Beatrice of York at the Royal Windsor Horse Show, 12th May 1990. (Photo by Georges De Keerle/Getty Images)
Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, surrounded by a volumious lobster pink wrap, circa 1990. (Photo by Terry O'Neill/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 12: The Duchess Of York, Sarah Ferguson, Arriving For The Foyle's Literary Lunch For The Publication Of Her Two Budgie Books. She Also Announced Her Pregnancy. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 15: Sarah (Fergie) Ferguson, Duchess of York, poses with her new book 'My Story' at the world famous Harrods department store in London to 25 November. (Photo credit should read DAVID THOMSON/AFP/Getty Images)
EPSOM, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 6: (FILE PHOTO) (PRINCESS DIANA RETROSPECTIVE 1 OF 22) Diana, the Princess of Wales (R) stands with Sarah Ferguson as they watch the Epsom Derby March 6, 1987 in Epsom, United Kingdom. Princess Diana, 36-years-old, died with her companion Dodi Fayed, 41-years-old, in a car crash August 31, 1997 in Paris, France. Fayed was the son of an Egyptian billionaire. (Photo by Georges De Keerle/Getty Images)
KLOSTERS, SWITZERLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Prince Charles, Princess Diana, The Duchess Of York (sarah Ferguson) And The Duke Of York (prince Andrew) On Holiday In Klosters. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
KLOSTERS, SWITZERLAND - MARCH 09: The Duchess Of York (sarah Ferguson), Princess Diana And Prince Charles On Holiday In Klosters. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
(L-R)) England's Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, & Princess Diana at Epsom Derby. (Photo by Ken Goff/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: HRH Princess Beatrice and Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York attend the Bell Pottinger Charity Dinner hosted for Northwood African Education Foundation at Lancaster House on November 4, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images for Bell Pottinger)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 10: Sarah Ferguson (L), Duchess of York, and Princess Eugenie of York attend the Art Antiques London Gala Evening in aid of Children In Crisis at Kensington Gardens on June 10, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images)
TORONTO, ON - MAY 10: The Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson attends The Scarborough World Gala Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony at Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel on May 10, 2014 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Sonia Recchia/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Princess Beatrice and Sarah Ferguson attend a memorial service for Sir David Frost at Westminster Abbey on March 13, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Eamonn McCormack/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 08: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Princess Eugenie attend the Novak Djokovic Foundation London gala dinner at The Roundhouse on July 8, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 17: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York attends the Ceremonial funeral of former British Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral on April 17, 2013 in London, England. Dignitaries from around the world today join Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh as the United Kingdom pays tribute to former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher during a Ceremonial funeral with military honours at St Paul's Cathedral. Lady Thatcher, who died last week, was the first British female Prime Minister and served from 1979 to 1990. (Photo by Christopher Furlong - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Sarah Ferguson attends the UK Premiere of 'The Theory Of Everything' at Odeon Leicester Square on December 9, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Sarah Ferguson attends the UK Premiere of 'The Theory Of Everything' at Odeon Leicester Square on December 9, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - MAY 10: Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York attends The Scarborough World Gala Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony at Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel on May 10, 2014 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Ernesto Di Stefano Photography/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 21: Sarah Ferguson is seen on day 9 of the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2015 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/GC Images,)
CAP D'ANTIBES, FRANCE - MAY 21: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends amfAR's 22nd Cinema Against AIDS Gala, Presented By Bold Films And Harry Winston at Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 21, 2015 in Cap d'Antibes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/amfAR15/WireImage)
ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 19: Princess Eugenie and Sarah Ferguson hold hands in the parade ring on day 4 of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 19, 2015 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Beatrice Ferguson, Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, and Eugenie Ferguson attend Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC at BGC Partners, INC on September 11, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for Cantor Fitzgerald)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends the annual ladies' lunch in support of the Silent No More Gynaecological Cancer Fund and The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity at Fortnum & Mason on September 30, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - NOVEMBER 7: (Editor's Note: This is an exclusive shoot of Hindustan Times) Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, during an exclusive interview for HT City-Hindustan Times, at Hotel Leela on November 7, 2015 in New Delhi, India. Sarah is a British writer, charity patron, public speaker, film producer and television personality. She is the former wife of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, the second son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Sarah says, ?She loves Indian chai the most. I love the fact that people here love tea and most of your tea is drunk all over the world. My dream is to set up tea rooms all over the country. I love Indian food too, but not too spicy please!? Says Fergie, as she's fondly called. (Photo by Waseem Gashroo/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends The Lady Garden Gala hosted by Chopard in aid of Silent No More Gynaecological Cancer Fund and Cancer Research UK at Claridge's Hotel on January 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 31: Sarah Ferguson Duchess of York attends the 50th anniversary of The Beatles SGT Pepper Album at Abbey Road Studios for End The Silence and Hope&Homes for Children on May 31, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by David M Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Hope and Homes for Children)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 07: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York attends a memorial service for comedian Ronnie Corbett at Westminster Abbey on June 7, 2017 in London, England. Corbett died in March 2016 at the age of 85. (Photo by Joe Maher/WireImage)
ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 23: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Princess Beatrice attend Royal Ascot 2017 at Ascot Racecourse on June 23, 2017 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: Dutchess of York Sarah Ferguson attends the Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald, BGC and GFI at Cantor Fitzgerald on September 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Cantor Fitzgerald)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 01: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends 'The Radical Eye' dinner and private view for the Elton John Aids Foundation in association with Bulgari on December 1, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York seen leaving Lou Lou's on December 20, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by GC Images/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 07: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, seen leaving the Arts Club in Mayfair on February 7, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ricky Vigil M/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 26: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, and Princess Beatrice of York attend the launch of The Ned, London on April 26, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by David M Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for The Ned London)
ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 23: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Princess Beatrice watch the Queens horse 'Call To Mind' in the second race on day 4 at Royal Ascot 2017 at Ascot Racecourse on June 23, 2017 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 11: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, representing Children In Crisis, attends BGC Charity Day on September 11, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for BGC Partners )
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 03: Sarah Ferguson attends the BFI Luminous Fundraising Gala at The Guildhall on October 3, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends the Lady Garden Gala in aid of Silent No More Gynaecological Cancer Fund and Cancer Research UK at Claridge's Hotel on November 28, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 03: Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson at the UNICEF Gala at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas on February 3, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images for UNICEF UCA)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 20: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends the British Heart Foundation's 'The Beating Hearts Ball' at The Guildhall on February 20, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images)
ROME, ITALY - APRIL 13: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, attends the Formula E cocktail party in the Italian capital ahead of the first-ever E-Prix in Rome at Casina Valadier on April 13, 2018 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Formula E)
ROME, ITALY - APRIL 14: Sarah Ferguson attends FIA Formula E Gala Dinner at Villa Miani on April 14, 2018 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Venturelli/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 26: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York attends the Le Cercle SGC Dinner, 'A Golden Affair' at Cafe Royal on April 26, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for SGC Wine )
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The outlet added that, despite Fergie's controversial reputation within the royal family, she and Harry have remained close. So, despite being snubbed by Prince William and Kate Middleton for their royal wedding back in 2011, "Prince Harry personally intervened to make sure she had an invitation to his wedding."

"He absolutely, 100 percent wants her there and has told palace officials that in no uncertain terms," a source said.

The Daily Mail also suggested that the family's lasting sourness around Fergie stems from Prince Philip's alleged "grudge" against her after she was caught cheating on his son, Andrew, during their marriage. Philip, who once described his son's ex as "having no point," has reportedly "held a grudge against her for a long, long time and normally refuses to even be in the same room as her."

Though Philip has been laying low recently while he recovers from hip surgery, he is expected to attend his grandson's upcoming wedding, which would put him in the same place as Fergie.

"It will be fascinating to see if the Duke of Edinburgh acknowledges her," a source mused. 

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Most iconic royal wedding gowns of all time
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Marie-Chantal Miller and Prince Pavlos of Greece

The Valentino-designed gown cost $225,000 and took 25 people to make

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Prince Abdullah with Rania El-Yassin of Jordan

Rania's gown was designed by Bruce Oldfield and featured rich gold embroidery

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Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist of Sweden

The former reality TV star got hitched in a stunning Ida Sjöstedt dress that was decorated with handmade lace from Jose Maria Ruiz. 

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Queen Soraya and Shah Mohamed Reza Pahlevi of Iran

Queen Soraya donned a custom Christian Dior gown for her 1951 wedding

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Prince William and Kate Middleton of England

The now-Duchess of Cambridge's stunning wedding dress was designed by Alexander McQueen

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Prince Felix and Claire Lademacher of Luxembourg

Princess Claire dazzled in an Elie Saab gown with Chantilly lace flowers that came decked out with a 10-foot-long train

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Prince Guillaume and Stephanie De Lannoy of Luxembourg 

Princess Stephanie was a total vision in an ivory Elie Saab gown

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Prince Charles and Diana Spencer of Whales

Princess Diana took our breath away in a massive David and Elizabeth Emanuel gown

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Prince Rainier and Grace Kelly of Monaco

Grace Kelly wore a long-sleeved gown made by costume designer to the stars, Helen Rose, that featured a jaw-dropping 25 yards of heavy taffeta, 25 yards of silk taffeta, 100 yards of silk net, and 300 yards of lace

Princess Victoria and Daniel Westling of Sweden

Princess Victorian wowed in an off-the-shoulder Pär Engsheden satin gown -- but can we talk about that stunning tiara?!

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Prince Felipe and Letizia Ortiz of Spain

The former journalist opted for a collared Manuel Pertegaz gown a 14-foot train

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Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill of Sweden

Princess Madeleine was the epitome of perfection in a Valentino gown

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Princess Caroline and Philippe Junot of Monaco

The royal donned a '70s-style wedding dress designed by Marc Bohan

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Prince Haakon and Mette-Marit Tjessem Hoiby of Norway

Princess Mette-Marit opted for a custom-dyed ecru silk crêpe with a 6-foot train and a nearly 20-foot veil

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Prince Frederik and Mary Donaldson of Denmark

Princess Mary wore a Uffe Frank gown made of an ivory duchess satin with a scoop neckline, a slim-fit bodice and lily-like sleeves

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