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Proud dad Prince Andrew shares rare photo of Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie ahead of wedding

Do you remember when the Princesses were this young?

Hollie Richardson

Ahead of his daughter Princess Eugenie's wedding on Friday 12 October, Prince Andrew has shared an adorable photo of her with sister Princess Beatrice, which was taken when they were children. The Duke of York's Twitter account posted the sweet picture, which shows big sister Beatrice hugging her little sister Eugenie tightly while on a day out in the country, and captioned it: "A young Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice #siblings". Fans were delighted with the photograph, with one writing: "Beautiful picture- can't wait to see them as bride and maid of honour on Fri!! I have so much admiration for the Yorks- amazing family!" while another said: "So cute!" Another throwback photo was also shared, showing Eugenie's husband-to-be Jack Brooksbank and his brother Tom, who will act as his best man,as children.

Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice

The pictures were shared with the public on Wednesday 10 October, the same day that it was announced Beatrice will be maid of honour for her sister. The rest of the bridal party was also named, including Prince William and Kate's children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, who will be pageboy and bridesmaid - the roles they fulfilled earlier in the year at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, and in 2017 for Pippa Middleton's ceremony. Zara and Mike Tindall's daughter Mia will be a bridesmaid as will Lord and Lady Frederick Windsor's daughter Maud, who is a classmate of Prince George. Robbie Williams' daughter Teddy has also been confirmed as a bridesmaid!

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Jack and Tom Brooksbank as children

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank shared more never-before-seen photographs ahead of their big day. They included a shot of them taking a walk with their beloved pet dogs during a visit to Balmoral in the summer back in 2016, and another of the pair celebrating New Year's Eve last year in Verbier. Royal Wedding fever is well and truly in the air and fans can't wait to see the couple marry at St George's Chapel in Windsor where the bride grew up.

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