More Details of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Wedding Revealed

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Photo by REX/Shutterstock (9243884j)

The most anticipated wedding of the year is just three months away, and we are now beginning to find out more information about the event. It was previously revealed that the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will take place on Saturday, May 19, 2017. Other details were kept under wraps, with occasional rumors finding their way to the media. Until now.

Kensington Palace released a statement on Sunday and shared further details about the wedding including the place, time and information about the reception.

“Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle are hugely grateful for the many good wishes they have received since announcing their engagement. 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.

Wedding Ceremony
The wedding service will begin at 12 noon at St George’s Chapel. The Dean of Windsor will conduct the service and The Archbishop of Canterbury will officiate as the couple make their vows.

Wedding Procession
At 1 pm the couple, now married, will undertake a Carriage Procession from St George’s Chapel through Windsor Town returning to Windsor Castle along the Long Walk. 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.

Wedding Reception
Following the service, there will be a reception at St George’s Hall for the couple and the guests from the congregation. Later that evening, The Prince of Wales will give a private evening reception for the couple and their close friends and family.”

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle first met in July 2016 in London after being introduced by a mutual friend. According to the reports, the couple started dating in August 2016. They have officially announced their engagement in November 2017.