William to be best man at royal wedding

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Image caption Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle on 19 May within Windsor

Prince Harry has questioned his brother Prince William to become his best man at their wedding to Meghan Markle, Kensington Palace has said.

Knight in shining armor Harry had been the Duke associated with Cambridge’s best man at their wedding to Kate Middleton this year.

The wedding will take place in St George’s Chapel, Windsor, upon 19 May.

A lot more than 600 guests have been invited towards the ceremony with 1, 000 the public being welcomed to the grounds associated with Windsor Castle.

An additional 200 guests – including the Essence Girls – have been invited towards the couple’s evening reception.

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Within a statement, Kensington Palace said: “The Duke of Cambridge is honored to have been asked, and is completely looking forward to supporting his brother. inch

The palace furthermore tweeted a picture of the pair of Princes when they were boys wearing law enforcement helmets.

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Image caption Kensington Palace shared an image of the two princes as kids

Previously this week, the palace announced checklist of musicians who will be actively playing at the wedding.

They will include a gospel choir and 19-year-old cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, who gained the 2016 BBC’s Young Music performer.

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Media caption Hopefully Prince William may have had a chance to catch up on his rest following the birth of his third kid by the wedding in May

Before their brother’s wedding in 2011, Prince Harry said his best man’s talk would “dig (Prince William) within the ribs a few times and embarrass him” and “make him lose several hair”.

In an job interview with Rio Ferdinand in The month of january, Prince William joked that their brother had not yet asked your pet to be the best man and “it could be a sensitive issue”.

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The particular May wedding will be the second period within a month to see Ms Markle as a bride.

The particular actor’s exit from the series Fits was shown on TV on Wednesday with her character having a wedding.

Meanwhile, the wait around continues for the name of Knight in shining armor William and Catherine’s third child who had been born on Monday to be announced.

The brand new prince weighed 8lb 7oz and it is fifth in line to the throne.

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Image caption Prince William is returning the particular favour after his younger sibling was best man at their wedding in 2011
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Image caption Knight in shining armor William helped send his three-year-old brother off to Kindergarten within 1987
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Image caption The brothers toured the particular Canadian frigate HMCS Ottawa with each other in 1991
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Image caption That same year they will visited the Royal Yacht Britannia
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Image caption Within 2002 the two princes were competitors in a bicycle polo match
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Image caption They were pictured together again in 2002 on the royal box for the second live concert to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the Queen
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Image caption They spent their Xmas in 2003 at Sandringham
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Image caption In 2006 they attended the marriage of Knight in shining armor Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles
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Image caption This year they both got up close and private with a rock python during a trip to Botswana