The Middletons are no different to the Kardashians says Kate and William's new anti-monarchy local Labour MP who turned down the chance to meet the Queen

‘Spotted yet again at Wimbledon among a host of celebrities yesterday, the Middletons were doing a good job of confirming their status as one of Britain’s most famous families.

But not everybody is impressed with their frequent public appearances, it seems.

For the family have been compared to the Kardashians – by the Duchess of Cambridge’s anti-royal Labour MP.

Emma Dent Coad – whose Kensington constituency in London includes Kensington Palace, where Kate lives with Prince William – said the Middletons were like the American reality TV family because they have become like ‘film stars’.

Addressing the anti-monarchist campaign group Republic on Saturday, Miss Dent Coad, who stole the seat from the Conservatives at last month’s election by just 20 votes, also criticised the royal family and said the Beckhams would make more suitable royals as ‘they have earned their own money’.’

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