THE unexpected star of Harry and Meghan’s wedding flew home early yesterday unaware he had become the “new Pippa”. Just as Kate Middleton’s sister became the accidental star of her wedding, Bishop Michael Curry boarded a plane for home to the US leaving a Britain still raving about his electrifying sermon. Former Labour leader Ed Miliband, an atheist, even tweeted to say the rocking reverend could almost make him a believer. Almost two billion TV viewers around the world witnessed what religious experts are calling the Fire Speech, which left the well-heeled congregation at Windor’s St George’s Chapel looking amused and bemused. Though it should be the Love Speech, actually. Because the frocked preacher said the word “love” an astonishing 65 times (plus “beloved” twice) during his unforgettable speech that lasted 13 minutes and 34 seconds. It caused the wedding service to overrun by eight minutes. He mentioned fire just 20 … [Read more...] about Bishop Michael Curry stole the show at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding — and is the ‘new Pippa Middleton’
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Love and carriage The countdown to Harry and Meghan's wedding has begun, and we have all the information you need for the big day ahead The wedding will climax with Harry and Meghan in a two-mile, 25-minute open-top carriage procession through the streets of Windsor. Here’s the route . . . and what you need to know about the rest of the day. THE DRESS A closely guarded secret. Bookies stopped taking bets on the designer three months ago. Front-runners are Ralph and Russo, Alexander McQueen. Erdem, Steve Parvin and Roland Mouret. Harry is tipped to wear the dress uniform of his old Army regiment the Household Cavalry. THE RING The Queen, Queen Mother, Princesses Margaret, Anne and Diana and Duchesses of Cambridge and Cornwall wore rings made of gold from Clogau St David’s mine at Bontddu, North Wales. Meghan may choose to follow the tradition. Princes Philip, Charles and William don’t wear wedding rings. THE CAKE Lemon elderflower with … [Read more...] about All you need to know about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding – from the the carriage to the cake
THE royal wedding was hit by unexpected chaos when Meghan’s dad pulled out of giving her away. Meghan hopes Thomas Markle Sr will now be given the "space" he needs, as he recovers from heart surgery. Here’s what she has said. What did the Kensington Palace statement say on behalf of Meghan Markle? Meghan Markle released a heartbreaking statement via Kensington Palace on May 17 - just two days before her Windsor Castle wedding. The tone of Meghan's statement seemed downcast. It was recently revealed she was "left in tears" over the drama surrounding her dad's involvement in the wedding. Meghan, 36, said: Sadly, my father will not be attending our wedding. "I have always cared for my father and hope he can be given the space he needs to focus on his health. "I would like to thank everyone who has offered generous messages of support. "Please know how much Harry and I look forward to sharing our special day with you on Saturday." What did the Kensington Palace previously … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle statement in full – what has Kensington Palace said about dad Thomas attending the Royal Wedding?
COPS have ignored the demands of Windsor Council's boss to boot out the town's homeless population before the royal wedding. Simon Dudley demanded in a letter to his local police chief that rough sleepers are removed in time for Prince Harry's wedding in May. But despite his claims that the sight of homeless people on the streets paints Windsor in an "unfavourable light", homeless people still appear on the streets today - with police officers apparently ignoring his warning. After penning the letter, Mr Dudley was accused of ignoring the roots of the problem and trying to dump the homeless on other towns. The Tory councillor, who has run the borough since 2015, complained about rough sleepers in Windsor while he was on a Christmas skiing holiday. On his return to Britain, he wrote a letter to Thames Valley policing boss Anthony Stansfeld calling for action. Mr Dudley said: "There is a growing concern amongst residents, businesses and visitors regarding the number of people occupying … [Read more...] about Homeless pictured on streets of Windsor just one month before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed… after council chief threatened to fine rough sleepers
ROYAL bride-to-be Meghan Markle is pictured in new loving images with her reclusive father just over a month before her big day. Every bit the proud dad both Meghan and her father can be seen grinning at the camera at her high school graduation. Another picture shows a young Meghan cuddling up to her beloved father on a day out in the sun together. Thomas, 73, is expected to walk her down the aisle at her wedding to Prince Harry in May and give a speech at the wedding reception in Windsor. The ex-Hollywood lighting director has previously spoken of his nerves at walking his daughter down the aisle, saying he would need a wetsuit because he would sweat so much. Meghan, 36, is said to adore her dad and on Instagram described his hugs as the “very best in the whole wide world”. Another picture shows a young Meghan cuddling up to her beloved father on a day out in the sun together. Thomas, 73, is expected to walk her down the aisle at her wedding to Prince Harry in May and give … [Read more...] about Heartwarming pics of Meghan Markle and her father Thomas seen for the first time