The world once again witnessed the fulfillment of every girl’s childhood dreams as Kate Middleton, a humble commoner, walked down the aisle to marry Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. Billions of people all over the world were glued to their to televisions to watch as a fairy tale-like event unfolds before their eyes.
On May 19, another royal wedding is about to make its mark on the memory of this generation.
Retired American actress, Meghan Markle is set to marry Prince Harry of Wales in St. George’s Chapel—the place of worship at Windsor Castle in England. The couple first met through their common friend, Markus Anderson, who served as their matchmaker. They revealed that their blind date was immediately followed by back-to-back dates in London.
His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle are engaged to be married. The Prince of Wales made this announcement this morning: His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle. The wedding will take place in Spring 2018. Further details about the wedding day will be announced in due course. His Royal Highness and Ms. Markle became engaged in London earlier this month. Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty, The Queen and other close members of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms. Markle's parents. The couple will live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.
The upcoming wedding is bound to be one of the biggest royal wedding since Prince William and Kate’s wedding.
Kensington Palace announced the dissemination of the invitations for the royal wedding on their Instagram account in the name of His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales. The invitations featured the Three-Feathered Badge of the Prince of Wales printed in gold ink.
Invitations to the wedding of Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle, which will take place at Windsor Castle on May 19, have been issued in the name of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. Guests have been invited to the service at St George's Chapel and to the lunchtime reception at St George's Hall, which is being given by Her Majesty The Queen. The invitations follow many years of Royal tradition and have been made by @barnard_and_westwood. They feature the Three-Feathered Badge of the Prince of Wales printed in gold ink. 📷 @pa
Prince Harry and Meghan invited 2,640 people to the grounds of Windsor Castle who will be witnesses to the carriage procession of the bride and groom. About 1,200 of these invited guests are members of the general public and around 200 are representatives of charities and other organizations supported by the couple.
In a statement, Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip their delight for the couple and wished them every happiness. Prince William and Kate also expressed their excitement in a statement, expressing how happy they are to meet Meghan and that they’re happy to see the couple together.