Royal wedding LIVE: Princess Eugenie weds Jack Brooksback – Kate, Meghan and Zara arrive

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Royal wedding LIVE: Princess Eugenie weds Jack Brooksback – Kate, Meghan and Zara arrive

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s Royal Wedding will take place this morning where thousands are flocking to Windsor to watch Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew’s youngest daughter tie the knot.

Tequila brand ambassador Jack Brooksbank has arrived in Windsor to say his vows to the the Queen’s granddaughter, who is ninth in line to the throne, in the gothic surrounds of 15th century St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle.

Mother of the bride, Sarah Ferguson, arrived for her daughter’s wedding and was quick to greet royal fans before heading into the chapel.

The 58-year-old, looks radiant in a vibrant green dress and hat, was joined by her eldest daughter, Princess Beatrice, who is her sister Eugenie’s maid of honour.

Maid of Honour Princess Beatrice is wearing a royal blue outfit by Ralph and Russo and a headband style hat by Sarah Cant.

The Duchess of York, also known as Fergie, will take centre stage the high profile occasion as she attempts to make her way back into the royal fold following her chaotic divorce from the Queen and Prince Philip’s son, Prince Andrew.

The bridesmaids and pageboys have arrived at St George’s Chapel, Windsor.

Three-year-old Princess Charlotte, waved from the car as she was joined by her brother, Prince George, five.

Louis de Givenchy, 6, has taken a tumble as he arrived at the Royal Wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank.

He stumbled up the West Steps at the entrance to St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle.

Kate and Prince William and Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have arrived in the Berkshire town to attend the grand royal celebration, joining an 850-strong congregation of celebrities, royals and VIP guests.

The Queen and Prince Philip and Prince Charles – without his wife Camilla – have also arrived in Windsor.

The monarch, who arrived with the Duke of Edinburgh, was wearing a ice blue Angela Kelly coat, dress and hat – with large gold and diamond buttons and an ice blue and peach scalloped lame dress.

Other royals in attendance include Princess Anne, Sophie, Countess of Wessex and Prince Edward, Zara Tindall and her husband Mike Tindall.

Meanwhile, Kate’s pregnant sister Pippa Middleton has also been spotted in Windsor showing off her growing baby bump alongside her husband, James Matthews.

She is said to be a “bag of nerves” ahead of her meeting with her former father-in-law Prince Philip, who has never forgiven her for the scandal she caused when she was caught in the infamous “toe-sucking” incident with oil tycoon, John Bryan.

 

Princess Eugenie has arrived for her Royal Wedding in Windsor (Image: ITV )
Princess Eugenie has arrived for her Royal Wedding in Windsor (Image: ITV )

Princess Eugenie has arrived for her Royal Wedding in Windsor (Image: ITV )

Proud father the Duke of York will walk his 28-year-old daughter down the aisle.

The father of the bride has revealed a major detail about his youngest daughter’s wedding dress, saying the bride’s train will be “very wide”.

The bride  travel to St George’s Chapel in a 1977 Rolls Royce Phantom VI – the same car which Kate Middleton travelled to   Westminster Abbey in – accompanied by her father

The Rolls Royce was presented to the Queen in 1978 for her Silver Jubilee by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Princess Eugenie wedding live: Meghan Markle arrived with Prince Harry (Image: ITV )
Princess Eugenie wedding live: Meghan Markle arrived with Prince Harry (Image: ITV )

Princess Eugenie wedding live: Meghan Markle arrived with Prince Harry (Image: ITV )

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Kate and Prince William have arrived (Image: ITV )

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Princess Anne has arrived with her husband (Image: ITV )

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has decided to snub Princess Eugenie’s big day to instead attend a Scottish school event, while other sources claim the real reason for her no-show is because she is hosting a shooting party with her friends at her home.

Other royal aides claim the duchess was keen to stay away from the royal wedding due to strained relations with Eugenie’s parents, Fergie and Prince Andrew.

An array of celebrity guests arrived in Windsor including model Pixie Geldof, who is wearing a salmon-pink dress. She was joined by drummer George Barnett.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has decided to snub Princess Eugenie’s big day to instead attend a Scottish school event, while other sources claim the real reason for her no-show is because she is hosting a shooting party with her friends at her home.

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Harry’s ex Cressida Bonas arrived in Windsor (Image: PA )

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Robbie Williams and his wife Ayda are in Windsor (Image: ITV )

Other royal aides claim the duchess was keen to stay away from the royal wedding due to strained relations with Eugenie’s parents, Fergie and Prince Andrew.

An array of celebrity guests arrived in Windsor including model Pixie Geldof, who is wearing a salmon-pink dress. She was joined by drummer George Barnett.

Princess Diana’s wedding dress designer, David Emmanuel, has also been spotted in Windsor ahead of the nupitals, wearing a dark suit over a white T-shirt.

The comedian Jimmy Carr and his wife Karoline Copping are also in attendance, along with Julian Fellowes and Emma Joy Kitchener, Tracey Emin, singer Ellie Goulding and fiance Caspar Jopling, Liv Tyler, Stephen Fry, Australian singer Holly Valance, James Blunt and his wife Sofia Wellesley and Jamie Redknapp.

Models Cara Delevingne, Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell as well as Hollywood actress Demi Moore, singer Ricky Martin are also in Windsor for the big day.

Stars at the nuptials also include former Take That singer Robbie Williams and his wife and fellow X Factor judge Ayda Field, whose six-year-old daughter Theodora is one of the bridesmaids.

Meghan and Harry are also set for an awkward showdown with the prince’s exes Cressida Bonas and Chelsy Davy, who remain close to Eugenie.

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Pictures show inside St George’s Chapel (Image: ITV )

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Hollywood actress Demi Moore has arrived at the wedding (Image: PA )

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Princess Eugenie’s friends Chelsy Davy and Lady Melissa Percy arrive in Windsor (Image: PA )

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Princess Eugenie has invited Harry’s ex Chelsy Davy to her wedding (Image: TWITTER )

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Princess Eugenie has invited Pixie Geldof to her big day (Image: PA )

The Royal Family have also announced Alex Bramall will be the official photographer at their Wedding.

The British photographer will take the official photographs at Windsor Castle following the Wedding Service. He previously photographed Princess Eugenie for Harper’s Bazaar US in 2016.

Meanwhile, pictures have emerged of the burgundy goodie bag guests will recieve when they attend the royal wedding.

The handcrafted bag, emblazoned with luxurious golden embroidery of the couple’s initials, offers guests a commemorative shortbread and a big chocolate coin representing Windsor Castle, a rain poncho in case bad weather will strike and a fridge magnet to take the memories of the day all the way to their kitchen.

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Princess Diana’s wedding dress designer David Emanuel in Windsor(Image: PA )

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Princess Eugenie’s royal wedding guests have begun to arrive (Image: PA )

Pictures emerged earlier this week showing the bride-to-be with newly dyed red hair – a nod to her mother, Fergie.

In a television interview ahead of the wedding, Mr Brooksbank, 32, paid tribute to his future wife, calling her a “bright shining light”.

While Princess Eugenie gushed over her “humble and generous” husband-to-be.

She told Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford from ITV’s This Morning show, which will be screening the ceremony live, that Mr Brooksbank had the ability to “make everyone feel so special”.

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Princess Eugenie wedding live: Jimmy Carr has arrived at Windsor Castle (Image: PA )

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Princess Eugenie’s wedding guests have started lining the streets of Windsor (Image: GETTY )

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Princess Eugenie’s Royal Wedding goodie bag offers guests treats (Image: TWITTER/James Whatling)

The royal wedding starts at 11am, an hour later than Harry and Meghan’s service which started at 12pm.

The Queen will arrive for Eugenie and Jack’s service at 10.52am. The 92-year-old monarch also arrived at Harry and Meghan’s ceremony just eight minutes before.

The couple’s Order of Service revealed that Mr Brooksbank will not be wearing a ring and Eugenie will not promise to obey her husband.

It also highlighted Mr Brooksbank’s unusual middle name – Stamp.

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Princess Eugenie fans have flocked to Windsor to watch her Royal Wedding (Image: PA )

The groom will say: “I Jack Christopher Stamp take thee Eugenie Victoria Helena to my wedded wife.”

A Gaelic Blessing will be sung by the choir, and Italian singer-songwriter Andrea Bocelli will perform Bach’s Ave Maria.

Eugenie’s older sister, Princess Beatrice, who will act as Maid of Honour, will read an extract from F Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel The Great Gatsby.

The bride and groom have chosen a traditional marriage ceremony which features language such as “thou” and “thee” instead of “you”.

David Conner, the Dean of Windsor, will officiate over the vows and give the address.

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Princess Eugenie royal wedding: Police prepare for the big day in Windsor (Image: PA )

Prince George and Princess Charlotte will also play a starring role among the young helpers, along with Zara and Mike Tindall’s four-year-old Mia and Peter and Autumn Phillips’ daughters Savannah and Isla.

Prince George’s classmate Maud Windsor, who is also Eugenie’s goddaughter and the daughter of Lord Frederick Windsor and his actress wife Sophie Winkleman, are also bridesmaids.

Kate and Prince William’s son George, four, will be joined by fellow page boy Louis de Givenchy – the six-year-old son of JP Morgan banking executive Olivier de Givenchy and his wife Zoe.

Well known faces predicted to attend the second royal wedding of the year include supermodel Cindy Crawford, David and Victoria Beckham and George and Amal Clooney.

Along with Camilla, Princess Alexandra, 81, will also miss the royal wedding after she broke her arm.

The Queen’s cousin has been told to rest of medical advice.

Source: EXPRESS CO UK