• The Queen gives formal consent to the marriage of 'beloved grandson' Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

    The Queen's formal consent to Prince Harry's forthcoming marriage to Meghan Markle has been unveiled. Under the Great Seal of the Realm, the Queen signed an elaborate notice of approval which proclaimed the consent to the union of "Our Most Dearly Beloved Grandson Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales, K.C.V.O., and Rachel Meghan Markle". The declaration of the Instrument of Consent read: "A person who (when the person marries) is one of the 6 persons next in the line of succession to the Crown must obtain the consent of Her Majesty before marrying... Now know ye that we

  • First royal wedding guests arrive in London – see who!

    Royal fans have been waiting a total of 168 days for this week to arrive, the royal wedding week! The official countdown began when news of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement was announced on 27 November 2017 and even though many details are still a secret, such as the dress, the suit/uniform Prince Harry will wear, and who is in the bridal party… there is one thing we are slowly discovering, the guest list. This weekend, the first wedding guests have arrived in London and it's none other than Meghan's Suits co-star Gabriel Macht and his wife Jacinda Barrett. Gabriel's

  • Has Lady Amelia Windsor been excluded from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding?

    Prince Harry's cousin Lady Amelia Windsor has reportedly missed out on an invite to the royal wedding. The 22-year-old, who has been dubbed the most beautiful member of the royal family, will not be attending the nuptials this weekend, and neither will her older siblings Marina, 25, and Edward, 29. A friend of the University of Edinburgh student told the Sun: "They were a little surprised not to be invited as they were looking forward to going. Amelia is creating quite a name for herself with her modelling and Instagram posts. Perhaps Harry just wanted to keep the family invited

  • Lady Louise Windsor makes rare appearance with grandfather Prince Philip

    Sophie Wessex's teenage daughter Lady Louise Windsor attended the Royal Windsor Show over the weekend, where her grandfather Prince Philip was also in attendance. Louise, 14, showed off her carriage driving skills as she took the reins, seated alongside her mum. The young royal is a talented equestrian but is also following in the footsteps of her grandfather Philip, who took up carriage driving aged 50 after he quit polo. The Duke of Edinburgh was also spotted driving to the annual equestrian event on Sunday, pictured behind the wheel of his Land Rover. Philip had not been seen in public

  • Meghan Markle to attend garden party with the in-laws three days after wedding

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will carry out their first engagement as a married couple three days after their wedding. The couple will join Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall in the Buckingham Palace gardens for the Prince of Wales' 70th Birthday Patronage Celebration. The event, scheduled for Tuesday 22 May, will celebrate Charles' patronages and military affiliations. Over 6,000 people will be invited to the palace gardens including a number of guests from the police, fire and ambulance, and mountain rescue services, and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. One hundred cadets from Youth United will also be present; a

  • All the latest details about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding

    As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day approaches, royal watchers across the world can't wait for the celebrations to start! We're taking a look at absolutely everything you need to know. When and what time is the wedding, what dress has the bride chosen and what roles will Prince George and Princess Charlotte have at the ceremony? All your questions are answered below – keep reading… When and where is the royal wedding? Harry and Meghan's church ceremony will start at 12 noon on Saturday 19 May at St George's Chapel in Windsor. The service will last for one hour,

  • Thomas Markle will not attend royal wedding - see what Kensington Palace have to say

    Meghan Markle's father, Thomas Markle, will not attend the royal wedding or "walk his daughter down the aisle on Saturday", according to TMZ. The website reports that the 73-year-old made the decision amid claims he had staged photos with a paparazzi, saying he meant no harm to his daughter or the royal family and that he is now deeply embarrassed about it. Thomas, a retired Emmy-award winning lighting director, spoke directly to TMZ, and admitted that the photos taken look "stupid and hammy" and that he "deeply regrets" taking part in them.  A Kensington Palace spokesman has said:  "This is a

  • Who is paying for the royal wedding? Everything you need to know

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to tie the knot at St. George's Chapel in Windsor on 19 May, but who is paying for the extravagant affair? The wedding has been estimated to cost around £32million, with policing around the event thought to be costing anything from £6.3million to £30million, as thousands of well-wishers will be flocking to Windsor to watch the couple take their first journey together as husband and wife in a carriage procession. Prince William and Kate's wedding security rain a similarly pricey tab, and totalled at around £23.7million, notably less than Harry and Meghan's

  • Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark's royal wedding: All the photos

    Relive Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary's magical royal wedding held on May 14, 2004, at Copenhagen

  • Royals at the Cannes Film Festival: All the best photos, then and now

    The latest photos and best throwback pictures of royals at the Cannes Film