Royals

William and Kate celebrate ninth wedding anniversary with sweet post

The couple married at Westminster Abbey in 2011

Prince William and Kate Middleton are celebrating their ninth wedding anniversary today.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge tied the knot at Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011.

To mark the occasion, Kensington Palace shared a photo to social media of William and Kate on their big day nine years ago.

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Prince William and Kate Middleton are celebrating their ninth wedding anniversary (Credit: SplashNews.com)

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What did they say?

It said: “Nine years ago today.

“Thank you for all your lovely messages on The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding anniversary!”

Fans congratulated the royal couple in the comments section.

One person said: “Happy anniversary to a lovely couple.”

The couple married at Westminster Abbey in 2011 (Credit: SplashNews.com)

Another wrote: “Beautiful bride, beautiful day! Happy anniversary.”

In addition, one wrote: “Happy anniversary to you both, lovely couple.”

William and Kate became engaged during a private holiday in October 2010.

Thank you for all your lovely messages.

However, they announced the news a month later in November.

Their wedding day was broadcast to the world and one million people lined the streets to see the happy couple.

More than 20 million viewers in the UK tuned in to watch the ceremony on their TVs.

The couple now have three children – Prince George, six, Princess Charlotte, four, and Prince Louis, two.

They recently celebrated Louis’ second birthday on April 23.

William and Kate shared new photos of the royal tot showing him with rainbow stripes of paint across his hands.

Amateur photographer Kate captured the adorable pics.

Meanwhile, the post read: “Sharing a sneak peek of Prince Louis’ handiwork ahead of his second birthday!

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“We are pleased to share images ahead of Prince Louis’s second birthday tomorrow, taken by The Duchess this April.”

The artwork appeared to pay tribute to health workers and other key workers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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