His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle are engaged to be married.
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle.
The wedding will take place in Spring 2018. Further details about the wedding day will be announced in due course.
His Royal Highness and Ms. Markle became engaged in London earlier this month. Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty The Queen and other close members of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms. Markle’s parents.
The couple will live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.
While a date has not yet been announced for the wedding, one is thought to have already been fixed, with Royal diaries synced to ensure that everyone can attend.
Ms Markle’s parents Thomas Markle and Doria Ragland have said they are “incredibly happy” with the couple’s engagement, adding: “We wish them a lifetime of happiness.”
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh have said they “are delighted for the couple and wish them every happiness”.
While the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said it had been “wonderful… to see how happy” Ms Markle and Prince Harry are together.
In a statement, the pair said: “We are very excited for Harry and Meghan. It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together.”