United Kingdom hails new royal couple as country awaits wedding details

United Kingdom hails new royal couple as country awaits wedding details

United Kingdom hails new royal couple as country awaits wedding details

In 2005, the monarch attended the religious blessing of the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall - both divorcees - in St George's, but did not go to their civil ceremony beforehand in the Windsor Guildhall.

Knauf said the couple, who were grateful for the warm wishes from the public, would be putting their personal stamp on their wedding day.

Harry, who is fifth in line to the throne, and American actress Markle have been dating for about a year and a half.

"As with all members of the Royal family, Windsor is a very special place for Prince Harry and he and Ms Markle have regularly spent time there over the a year ago and a half, " Prince Harry's communications secretary Jason Knauf said.

Ms Markle, a Protestant, is to be baptised and confirmed before the wedding day. The Queen is the head of the Church of England.

St. George's Chapel dates to the 15th century and is located at Windsor Castle, where Britain's Queen Elizabeth II lives for part of the year.

However, it is on the Windsor Castle estate, and will be more hard for members of the public to access. We learned yesterday that Markle and Prince Harry's wedding will take place next spring, but Kensington Palace released a bulletin on Tuesday (November 28) offering more information. The service will be televised.

"Prince Harry and Ms Markle are leading the planning process for all aspects of the wedding".

Prince Charles and Camilla during their wedding at St George's Chapel. Meghan moved into Prince Harry's home, Nottingham Cottage in Kensington Palace, earlier this month and stayed there whenever she would visit her boyfriend.

She will conduct a street walk to meet the public, visit the National Justice Museum, and join a celebration for World AIDS Day.

The announcement added that Markle will be baptized in the Church of England and will become a British citizen, although that will take some time.

Meghan Markle has been spending time with her future sister-in-law the Duchess of Cambridge, and Kate's children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, ahead of her wedding.

Clearly happy in each other's company, the beaming couple recounted how they met on a blind date set up by a mutual friend, and immediately clicked.

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