Harry and Meghan to Marry – wedding 19 May 2018 at Windsor Castle.
The couple is extremely happy. They looked very much in love when they met the media this afternoon (27 Nov)
The couple, who have been dating since the summer of 2016, smiled as they posed for photographs outside Kensington Palace in London, where they will live.
Prince Harry said it had been a romantic proposal, while Ms Markle said she was “so very happy, thank you”.
Ms Markle, wearing a white belted coat, held Harry’s hand as they appeared briefly for the press at the palace’s Sunken Garden, and showed off her diamond engagement ring.
Some of the diamonds on the ring were from a collection owned by Diana’s Princess of Wales. Prince Harry designed the engagement ring for his fiancée.
Public reaction has been positive. In UK it is good news. In the United States it is extremely happy news. This is likely to bring the two countries closer together
Prince Charles thrilled with the news. He was one of first to know.
Meghan Markle has an Irish father and an African-American mother.
Take a look at the couple together