It is the first time in almost 30-years that the monarch, the Governor of the Church of England, has missed the service, which she and her husband Prince Philip, 95, have attended every year since 1988.
Kate's family were also guests, with her parents, sister Pippa and brother James all smiles as they made their way into the church.
Michael Middleton, James Matthews and James Middleton arrive to attend the morning Christmas Day service at St Mark's Church in Englefield, Berkshire.
In a break from tradition, Kate Middleton and Prince William have chosen to spend the festive period with Kate's parents Michael and Carol Middleton in Bucklebury, rather than gather at the church service at the Sandringham estate with other members of the royal family.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spent Christmas morning enjoying a church service in Berkshire with their two children Prince George and Princess Charlotte.
In 2014, William and Kate were believed to have lunched with the Middletons before attending the Christmas Day church service with the royals.
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The couple followed their regular routine visiting St Andrew's Church in Sonning.
She later went by helicopter once she had recovered a little, but was too unwell to go to church this year. According to Buckingham Palace, the Queen - who has not missed the Christmas Day service since 1988 - had stayed inside the house as a "precaution" but was well enough to join in festivities with the family in the afternoon.
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh had delayed their trip to the private Sandringham estate by a day after they both became ill.
Meanwhile, William's family was attending church in Sandringham.
Merry Christmas to the royal family.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds hands with her daughter, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge as she tries to use her candy cane as a walking stick on December 25 in Englefield, England.
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However, in response to the matter, a Google spokesman, stated , "We will defend this suit vigorously because it's baseless". In addition, there is a policy that prevents employees from writing a novel about working for a Silicon Valley corporation.
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A Met Office statement said: "A spell of very strong south to southwesterly winds is expected to develop on Friday ". Other parts of the United Kingdom are also expected to see increasingly windy weather as the week progresses.
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I apologize to Coach Stoops.I apologize to President [ David Boren ], the AD, my teammates and most of all my family. He also apologized to his mother, choking up as he started talking about her. "I will preach that to anybody".
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