Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle at Kensington Palace, London, November 27, 2017
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will ride Windsor on horseback on their wedding day at 12:00 am on May 19th, Kensington Palace announced on Sunday.
The palace has unveiled some details about the marriage of 33-year-old Prince Harry to the 36-year-old American actress, who is likely to be the UK’s most followed movie of the year.
The ceremony will begin at 12:00 pm at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, and will be conducted by Reverend David Conner, Dean of Windsor. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will officiate at the exchange of consents.
Once married, at 1 pm, Prince Harry and Meghan leave St. George’s Chapel for a ride in the city aboard a carriage. „They hope this short trip will give people the opportunity to gather in Windsor and enjoy the atmosphere of that particular day,“ the palace statement said.
St. George’s Chapel, February 11, 2018 at Windsor Castle, where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are getting married
A reception will then be held at St George’s Hall, the castle’s grand banquet hall, for the couple and guests at the ceremony. In the evening, the Prince of Wales, Charles, Harry’s father, will give a private reception for the couple, his family and close friends.
„Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are extremely grateful for the many wishes of happiness they have received since they announced their engagement,“ Nov. 28, 2017, says the palace. „They are looking forward to this day and to be able to share their holiday with the public“.
In preparation for her wedding, Meghan Markle will be baptized and confirmed according to the Anglican rite.
St George’s Hall, the majestic banquet hall at Windsor Castle, February 11, 2018, where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will host a reception after their wedding
She planned to take the British citizenship, a process that may take several years, and decided to give up her career and her commitment to the UN, where she advocated for women’s rights, to devote herself to charity activities. of the royal family.
Meghan will become a sponsor of the Royal Foundation after her marriage, along with her husband, Prince William and his wife Kate.