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Wednesday 15th August 2018

Romantic Details of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Confirmed

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The most romantic details of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding have been confirmed by Kensington Palace.

Here’s the latest and most exciting news about their big day.

“Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle are hugely grateful for the many good wishes they have received since announcing their engagement," began an official statement from Kensington Palace's official Twitter.

“They are looking forward to the day and to being able to share their celebrations with the public and wanted to share the following details about their wedding on May 19th with you,” the statement continued.

According to the official Twitter from Kensington Palace, posted on February 11, the wedding service will begin at 12 p.m. U.K. time, or 7 a.m. EST/4 a.m. PST.

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The palace then revealed the couple will be married by the Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Revd. and Rt Hon. Justin Welby.

The full service at the chapel will be led by The Rt Revd. David Conner, the Dean of Windsor.

After the service, the newly married couple will ride in a horse-carriage through the streets of Windsor after exchanging their vows at St. George’s Chapel, beginning approximately at 1 p.m.

This gesture by Prince Harry and Meghan is one that follows the traditions of years of royal family members before them.

After the wedding, the couple will leave Windsor Castle and travel along the High Street through Windsor Town before returning to the castle along the Long Walk.

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“They hope this short journey will provide an opportunity for more people to come together around Windsor and to enjoy the atmosphere of this special day,” said the statement from Kensington Palace.

The carriage ride after a royal marriage is considered one of the most romantic moments of the day.

The official reception for the couple and the guests from the congregation will be at Windsor Castle in St. George’s Hall following the procession.

“Later that evening, The Prince of Wales will give a private evening reception for the couple and their close friends and family,” concluded the statements regarding the nuptials on the Palace’s official Twitter.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to wed on Saturday, May 19.

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