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Buckingham palace shares TWO new photos of Princess Beatrice and Edoardo from their special day

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Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi tied the knot in a surprise secret ceremony at All Saints Chapel in Windsor on Friday, and on Sunday, Buckingham Palace shared two new pictures from the special day.

Taking to Instagram, the official Royal Family account penned: ‘Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York and Mr. Mapelli Mozzi have been touched by the warm wishes they have received since their wedding, and are delighted to share two additional photographs of their happy day.’

‘The pictures show Princess Beatrice and Mr Mapelli Mozzi in the grounds of Royal Lodge after their wedding.’ 

However, just moments before, Italian property developer Edo had shared the very same snaps to his own social media account before swiftly taking them down – but not before excited royal fans had the chance to screengrab them and share them widely across social media first. 

In one of the new photographs, the happy couple can be seen holding hands and beaming as they walk through the grounds of the Royal Lodge, while a second shows the pair standing side-by-side, with Edo gazing lovingly at his new wife. 

And many were quick to take to the comments section following the post, with one gushing: ‘Oh my goodness,’ while a second penned: ‘Love, love, love.’

A third added: ‘The most beautiful dress ever,’ while a fourth commented: ‘A real fairytale princess.’ 

It comes 24 hours after Buckingham Palace released the first of Princess Beatrice’s official wedding pictures, the day after she tied the knot to Edo. 

Beatrice, 31, and Edo, were due to tie the knot at the Chapel Royal of St James’s Palace, in London, on 29 May. But their ceremony was postponed due to Covid-19 and no new date was given by the palace at the time.  

The couple confirmed the happy news Friday, but postponed sharing the photos until Saturday, so as not to overshadow Captain Tom Moore, who was knighted on Friday. 

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi tied the knot in a ceremony on Friday, and on Sunday, the Royal family Instagram account shared two new photographs for the couple's special day. The post came shortly after Edo had posted the same snaps - before swiftly removing them

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi tied the knot in a ceremony on Friday, and on Sunday, the Royal family Instagram account shared two new photographs for the couple's special day. The post came shortly after Edo had posted the same snaps - before swiftly removing them

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi tied the knot in a ceremony on Friday, and on Sunday, the Royal family Instagram account shared two new photographs for the couple’s special day. The post came shortly after Edo had posted the same snaps – before swiftly removing them

In one of the new photographs, the happy couple can be seen holding hands and beaming as they walk through the grounds of the Royal Lodge (pictured)

In one of the new photographs, the happy couple can be seen holding hands and beaming as they walk through the grounds of the Royal Lodge (pictured)

In one of the new photographs, the happy couple can be seen holding hands and beaming as they walk through the grounds of the Royal Lodge (pictured)

Alongside the photographs, the palace penned: 'Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York and Mr. Mapelli Mozzi have been touched by the warm wishes they have received since their wedding, and are delighted to share two additional photographs of their happy day' (pictured)

Alongside the photographs, the palace penned: 'Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York and Mr. Mapelli Mozzi have been touched by the warm wishes they have received since their wedding, and are delighted to share two additional photographs of their happy day' (pictured)

Alongside the photographs, the palace penned: ‘Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York and Mr. Mapelli Mozzi have been touched by the warm wishes they have received since their wedding, and are delighted to share two additional photographs of their happy day’ (pictured)

The three previous photos show Beatrice and Edo posing standing in the flower-adorned arch of the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson’s home of Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park.

Notably Prince Andrew is not in the photos, with the Queen and Prince Philip standing at a suitable social distance from the happy couple in another photo. 

Proud grandparents the Queen, 94, and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, were among the roughly 20 guests who watched the couple exchange vows at 11am yesterday morning.

Beatrice opted for a a vintage dress by Norman Hartnell, on loan from Her Majesty The Queen.

The stunning tiered wedding dress featuring a fitted bodice encrusted with a drop-pattern of jewels, and boasting retro, semi-sheer puff sleeves.

The ivory gown featured bejewelled straps and a flattering bustier, running into a ruffled floor-length skirt, and the royal wore her hair styled into a layered side-parting.

Beatrice’s floor-length veil was notably attached to one of the Queen’s favourite tiaras, made by fine jewellery house Garrard in 1919 from a necklace given to Mary as a wedding present, before it was given to the Queen Mother in 1936 and later loaned to Princess Elizabeth and Princess Anne for their wedding days.

The dazzling tiara was designed to look like a fashionable Russian headdress with 47 diamond bars. 

Lending Beatrice the tiara worn by the Queen is thought to be a huge honour, as the monarch’s jewels are usually borrowed by members of the royal family according to pecking order. 

The dazzling tiara was designed to look like a fashionable Russian headdress with 47 diamond bars. 

Lending Beatrice the tiara worn by the Queen is thought to be a huge honour, as the monarch’s jewels are usually borrowed by members of the royal family according to pecking order. 

Meanwhile, Edo wore a three-piece suit complete with pale pink tuxedo, coordinating with Beatrice’s bouquet.

The Queen looked resplendent in a turquoise suit dress and matching hat, wearing her beloved pearl necklace for the occasion. 

Royal fans were quick to take to Twitter following the post, with one branding Beatrice a 'real fairytale princess' (pictured)

Royal fans were quick to take to Twitter following the post, with one branding Beatrice a 'real fairytale princess' (pictured)

Royal fans were quick to take to Twitter following the post, with one branding Beatrice a ‘real fairytale princess’ (pictured)

Buckingham Palace released Princess Beatrice'ss official wedding pictures on Saturday, the day after she tied the knot to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi in a surprise ceremony. The stunning photos show Beatrice and Edo posing standing in the flower-adorned arch of the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson's home of Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park

Buckingham Palace released Princess Beatrice'ss official wedding pictures on Saturday, the day after she tied the knot to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi in a surprise ceremony. The stunning photos show Beatrice and Edo posing standing in the flower-adorned arch of the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson's home of Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park

Buckingham Palace released Princess Beatrice’ss official wedding pictures on Saturday, the day after she tied the knot to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi in a surprise ceremony. The stunning photos show Beatrice and Edo posing standing in the flower-adorned arch of the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson’s home of Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park

Notably Prince Andrew is not in the photos, with the Queen and Prince Philip standing at a suitable social distance from the happy couple in another photo. The Queen looked resplendent in a turquoise suit dress and matching hat, wearing her beloved pearl necklace for the occasion.

Notably Prince Andrew is not in the photos, with the Queen and Prince Philip standing at a suitable social distance from the happy couple in another photo. The Queen looked resplendent in a turquoise suit dress and matching hat, wearing her beloved pearl necklace for the occasion.

Notably Prince Andrew is not in the photos, with the Queen and Prince Philip standing at a suitable social distance from the happy couple in another photo. The Queen looked resplendent in a turquoise suit dress and matching hat, wearing her beloved pearl necklace for the occasion.

Beatrice wore the same Mary Fringe tiara worn by the Queen (seen) when she married Prince Philip in 1947

Beatrice wore the same Mary Fringe tiara worn by the Queen (seen) when she married Prince Philip in 1947

Princess Beatrice was given the ultimate honour for her low-key wedding day to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi on Friday

Princess Beatrice was given the ultimate honour for her low-key wedding day to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi on Friday

Princess Beatrice was given the ultimate honour for her low-key wedding day to Italian property developer Edo Mapelli Mozzi on Friday, right, stepping out in the same Mary Fringe tiara worn by the Queen (left) when she married Prince Philip in 1947

Princess Eugenie’s wedding to Jack Brooksbank: All the details 

The Bride’s dress and jewellery

Princess Beatrice wore a vintage dress by Norman Hartnell, on loan from Her Majesty The Queen.

The dress is made from Peau De Soie taffeta in shades of ivory, trimmed with ivory Duchess satin, with organza sleeves. It is encrusted with diamanté and has a geometric checkered bodice. It was remodelled and fitted by Miss Angela Kelly and Mr Stewart Parvin.

Princess Beatrice wore the Queen Mary diamond fringe tiara, on loan from Her Majesty The Queen. The tiara was worn by The Queen on Her Majesty’s wedding day. The tiara was originally made for Queen Mary by Garrard and Co. in 1919, from a diamond necklace given by Queen Victoria for her wedding.

The Bride’s bouquet

Princess Beatrice carried a bouquet of trailing jasmine, pale pink and cream sweet peas, royal porcelain ivory spray roses, pink o’hara garden roses, pink wax flower and baby pink astible. In keeping with Royal tradition sprigs of myrtle were included in the bouquet. Thebouquet was made by Patrice Van Helden, co owner of RVH Floral Design. The couple would like to thank the gardening teams at The Savill Garden and Windsor Great Park.

The Bride’s bouquet has been placed on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey.

The Groom’s outfit

The Groom wore a morning suit.

The Service

The ceremony was officiated by The Reverend Canon Paul Wright, Sub-Dean of the Chapel Royal and The Reverend Canon Martin Poll, Domestic Chaplain to Her Majesty The Queen.

In line with government guidelines, all social distancing measures were adhered to.

The service included two of the couple’s favourite poems, read by their Mothers, and a biblical reading. These were; Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare; “I carry you in my heart” by E.E. Cummings; and St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians Chapter 13, verses 1-13. Prayers were said.

In accordance with government guidelines, no hymns were sung, but a selection of music was played. The National Anthem was played but not sung.

Guests

The ceremony was attended by Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, the couple’s parents and siblings. The Bride was walked down the aisle by her Father. Mr. Mapelli Mozzi’s son Wolfie was best man and pageboy.

The Rings

Princess Beatrice’s ring was designed by Shaun Lane. Mr. Mapelli Mozzi’s ring is a vintage gold band designed by Josh Collins. 

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The couple chose to have an intimate ceremony attended by just ‘close family’, according to a statement released yesterday afternoon by Buckingham Palace. The bride’s parents, Prince Andrew and the Duchess of York as well as her sister Princess Eugenie, 30, are thought to have been included. On marriage Beatrice becomes a stepmother to Edo’s son Christopher, known as Wolfie, who is also thought to have attended.

The Queen, who has now watched six of her eight grandchildren wed, shared her joy in a conversation with Captain Sir Tom Moore, whom she knighted at Windsor Castle just hours after the nuptials. She told Sir Tom and his family: ‘My granddaughter got married this morning both Philip and I managed to get there – very nice.’ 

The chapel, which can accommodate 180 people, was an ideal choice for social distancing, especially given the bride’s grandparents are both in their 90s and in a high risk group. Weddings of up to 30 people are allowed under current government guidelines. The reduced guest list means that the couple will have to celebrate with celebrity friends such as Ellie Goulding, Karlie Kloss and Cressida Bonas at a later date. 

Flowers from well-wishers were seen being unloaded from vans after the wedding, as Buckingham Palace confirmed no reception or other event was taking place. 

A statement released by the palace said: ‘The small ceremony was attended by The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh and close family. The wedding took place in accordance with all relevant Government guidelines.’ 

It is understood the couple will not be releasing a wedding photo because they do not want to overshadow the investiture of Captain Tom Moore, who received his knighthood from the Queen at Windsor Castle this afternoon.

The Queen’s wedding tiara : The Queen Mary Fringe tiara

The Queen has a huge collection of tiaras. She wore her mother's tiara for her wedding day (pictured), it was created for Queen Mary in 1919 from a diamond necklace

The Queen has a huge collection of tiaras. She wore her mother's tiara for her wedding day (pictured), it was created for Queen Mary in 1919 from a diamond necklace

The Queen has a huge collection of tiaras. She wore her mother’s tiara for her wedding day (pictured), it was created for Queen Mary in 1919 from a diamond necklace

The Queen has a huge collection of tiaras, although she once complained, ‘One can’t really dance in a tiara.’

One of her favourites – the ‘something borrowed’ from her mother that she chose to wear for her wedding – is the Queen Mary Fringe tiara, created for Queen Mary in 1919 from a diamond necklace given to her by Queen Victoria and shaped like a kokoshnik, a Russian headdress.

Queen Mary later gave it to her daughter-in-law, the future Queen Mother.

But on the morning of our Queen’s wedding the tiara snapped and had to be rushed for emergency repair. The mend is just visible in the Queen’s wedding photos. 

Kate Middleton wore the Cartier ‘halo’ tiara for her wedding

Kate Middleton wore the Cartier ‘halo’ tiara for her wedding

The late Queen Mother wearing the tiara

The late Queen Mother wearing the tiara

Kate Middleton wore the Cartier ‘halo’ tiara, left, made in 1936 and purchased by King George VI for his wife Queen Elizabeth three weeks before he succeeded his brother as King, for her 2011 wedding to Prince William. Right, the late Queen mother

In the end Meghan wore an exquisite Art Deco tiara, the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau

In the end Meghan wore an exquisite Art Deco tiara, the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau

Eugenie wore the emerald tiara for her wedding to Jack

Eugenie wore the emerald tiara for her wedding to Jack

Meghan Markle wore an exquisite Art Deco tiara, the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau (left)  for her 2018 wedding to Prince Harry, while right, Princess Eugenie wore the Greville Emerald Kokoshnik Tiara, created by Boucheron in the Russian imperial ‘kokoshnik’ style for society host Margaret Greville in 1919

As a young bride in 1947, Princess Elizabeth paired Queen Mary’s Fringe tiara with her flowing Norman Hartnell gown, made from ivory duchesse satin and embroidered with 10,000 pearls.

But it was very nearly a source of embarrassment. Just before she left for Westminster Abbey, the tiara snapped, and the court jeweller had to rush in for emergency repairs.

The tiara, made by Garrard in 1919 from a necklace given to Mary as a wedding present, was given to the Queen Mother in 1936 and later loaned to Princess Elizabeth and Princess Anne for their wedding days.

Much like the Kokoshnik tiara, it was designed to look like a fashionable Russian headdress with 47 diamond bars. 

Tiaras in this style were particularly popular in the first half of the 20th century, and the Queen inherited it on her mother’s death in 2002.

It can also be worn as a necklace, though the Queen has never done so in public. The tiara has been seen only occasionally of late, most recently on a trip to Trinidad in 2009.

The Queen shares her jewellery with family members, but there’s a pecking order. 

Kate Middleton wore the Cartier ‘halo’ tiara, made in 1936 and purchased by King George VI for his wife Queen Elizabeth three weeks before he succeeded his brother as King, for her 2011 wedding to Prince William. 

The tiara was presented to Princess Elizabeth, now the Queen, by her mother on the occasion of her 18th birthday.

The Duchess of Cambridge (pictured) favours the Cambridge Lover’s Knot tiara

The Duchess of Cambridge (pictured) favours the Cambridge Lover’s Knot tiara

Meghan (pictured) wore an exquisite Art Deco tiara for her wedding

Meghan (pictured) wore an exquisite Art Deco tiara for her wedding

The Duchess of Cambridge favours the Cambridge Lover’s Knot tiara (left in 2018), made for Queen Mary. It was Diana’s favourite too (right in 1991), although she found it heavy to wear

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Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a secret ceremony at Windsor Castle. Pictured, a photo released to announce their engagement

Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a secret ceremony at Windsor Castle. Pictured, a photo released to announce their engagement

Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a secret ceremony at Windsor Castle. Pictured, a photo released to announce their engagement 

The bride's grandparents the Queen, 94, and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, who have both been in isolation at Windsor Castle, were in attendance and appeared in excellent spirits as they left the service, pictured

The bride's grandparents the Queen, 94, and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, who have both been in isolation at Windsor Castle, were in attendance and appeared in excellent spirits as they left the service, pictured

The bride’s grandparents the Queen, 94, and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, who have both been in isolation at Windsor Castle, were in attendance and appeared in excellent spirits as they left the service, pictured

It is likely the bride's parents, Prince Andrew and the Duchess of York, both attended as the service was held in the grounds of their home. Pictured, Prince Andrew on Wednesday

It is likely the bride's parents, Prince Andrew and the Duchess of York, both attended as the service was held in the grounds of their home. Pictured, Prince Andrew on Wednesday

It is likely the bride’s parents, Prince Andrew and the Duchess of York, both attended as the service was held in the grounds of their home. Pictured, Prince Andrew on Wednesday 

The chapel is on the grounds of the Royal Lodge, where the Duke and Duchess of York have been staying in lockdown

The chapel is on the grounds of the Royal Lodge, where the Duke and Duchess of York have been staying in lockdown

The chapel is on the grounds of the Royal Lodge, where the Duke and Duchess of York have been staying in lockdown

Flowers from well-wishers were seen being unloaded from vans after the wedding, as Buckingham Palace confirmed no reception or other event was taking place

Flowers from well-wishers were seen being unloaded from vans after the wedding, as Buckingham Palace confirmed no reception or other event was taking place

Flowers from well-wishers were seen being unloaded from vans after the wedding, as Buckingham Palace confirmed no reception or other event was taking place

A local florist, which has been used for a number of Royal events, was again called upon to deliver bouquets this afternoon

A local florist, which has been used for a number of Royal events, was again called upon to deliver bouquets this afternoon

A local florist, which has been used for a number of Royal events, was again called upon to deliver bouquets this afternoon

Flowers and boxes were being unloaded from vehicles outside the gates of the park following the wedding earlier in the day

Flowers and boxes were being unloaded from vehicles outside the gates of the park following the wedding earlier in the day

Flowers and boxes were being unloaded from vehicles outside the gates of the park following the wedding earlier in the day

The dashing Italian property developer who won Bea’s heart: Father-of-one Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, 37, is a long-time family friend who swept her off her feet 

Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in secret at Windsor Castle

Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in secret at Windsor Castle

Princess Beatrice has married Italian property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in secret at Windsor Castle

Princess Beatrice married fiance Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a secret wedding in Windsor earlier today – but who is the man that stole the royal’s heart?

The happy couple were due to wed at the Chapel Royal at St James’s Palace in London with 150 guests on May 29, but Covid-19 meant they had to postpone their big day. 

Having kept their plans quiet, they tied the knot this morning in front of just 20 guests including the Queen, 94, and Prince Philip, 99, at All Saints Chapel in Windsor Great Park. 

Beatrice, 31, and Edo, 37, are long-time family friends, but started dating in October 2018 and got engaged in September last year. 

The pair said of their 11-month whirlwind romance in a statement: ‘We are extremely happy to be able to share the news of our recent engagement. 

Property developer Edoardo is the son of former Olympic skier Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi and Nikki Shale, and has been a friend of the Yorks for some time. The father-of-one has a son, Christopher, with his former partner Dara Huang. He’s said to enjoy an amicable relationship with Huang and prides himself on still being an active part of his son’s life. Edoardo was educated at the prestigious Radley school in Oxfordshire before studying for a Master’s in politics at Edinburgh.

He is believed to have known Beatrice for years, the royal attended the funeral of Edoardo’s stepfather, Christopher Shale, who died at of a heart attack at Glastonbury in 2011; Shale was a close friend of David Cameron.

Father-of-one Edo has a young son, Christopher, whose nickname is Wolfie, with his former partner Dara Huang - meaning Beatrice is now a stepmother

Father-of-one Edo has a young son, Christopher, whose nickname is Wolfie, with his former partner Dara Huang - meaning Beatrice is now a stepmother

Mozzi was Beatrice's first public boyfriend since she split from Uber executive Dave Clark in 2016 after 10 years together. The pair are seen pulling funny faces

Mozzi was Beatrice's first public boyfriend since she split from Uber executive Dave Clark in 2016 after 10 years together. The pair are seen pulling funny faces

Father-of-one Edo has a young son, Christopher, whose nickname is Wolfie, with his former partner Dara Huang – meaning Beatrice is now a stepmother. Right, Beatrice with Edo

 

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Edo and Beatrice are understood to have planned the day with the safety of the Queen in mind. The Queen and Prince Philip have been in isolation at Windsor Castle since the start of lockdown. 

A friend told the Sun they chose All Saints Chapel because it is just a short three-mile drive from the castle, making it easy for the Queen to attend. They also chose a date before the Queen makes her annual trip up to Balmoral at the end of the month.   

The friend added: ‘So many guests were disappointed not to make the big day but understood the reason for it.

‘They needed to make the wedding Covid-secure and safe for the Queen so what better way than the All Saints Chapel with reception on site at the Royal Lodge.

‘They are just like a normal family and had to make sacrifices like many others have up and down the country and looking forward to having a wonderful celebration when the time is right.’ 

Edo is the son of Nikki Shale and Italian former Olympic skier Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi. Nikki split with Mapelli Mozzi when Edo was young, while her second husband Christopher Shale, a senior Tory and a close friend of former prime minister David Cameron, died of a heart attack at Glastonbury Festival in 2011.

Photos show Her Majesty looking resplendent in green as she left Royal Lodge today. The Queen, 94, has now watched six of her eight grandchildren tie the knot

Photos show Her Majesty looking resplendent in green as she left Royal Lodge today. The Queen, 94, has now watched six of her eight grandchildren tie the knot

Photos show Her Majesty looking resplendent in green as she left Royal Lodge today. The Queen, 94, has now watched six of her eight grandchildren tie the knot 

It is thought the couple exchanged vows today at the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson's home of Royal Lodge, in Windsor Great Park. Pictured, the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh leave the Royal Lodge following the service

It is thought the couple exchanged vows today at the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson's home of Royal Lodge, in Windsor Great Park. Pictured, the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh leave the Royal Lodge following the service

It is thought the couple exchanged vows today at the Royal Chapel of All Saints, in the grounds of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson’s home of Royal Lodge, in Windsor Great Park. Pictured, the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh leave the Royal Lodge following the service  

A VERY low-key royal wedding: How Beatrice’s nuptials are a far cry from the lavish ceremonies enjoyed by Princess Eugenie and the Duchess of Sussex

THE VENUE

THE DUCHESS OF SUSSEX AND PRINCESS EUGENIE: ST GEORGE’S CHAPEL

The Duchess of Sussex and Princess Eugenie both tied the knot in lavish ceremonies at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

The Duchess of Sussex and Princess Eugenie both tied the knot in lavish ceremonies at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

The Duchess of Sussex and Princess Eugenie both tied the knot in lavish ceremonies at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George's Chapel, Windsor on their wedding day

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George's Chapel, Windsor on their wedding day

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George’s Chapel, Windsor on their wedding day

The Duchess of Sussex and Princess Eugenie both tied the knot in lavish ceremonies at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. The venue was also chosen by Lady Gabriella Windsor. 

Steeped in history, the 15th century Gothic chapel offers royal couples a slightly more intimate venue for their wedding, but one that is still appropriately grand. 

It usually holds around 800 guests, compared with the 2,000 capacity of Westminster Abbey, where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge married in 2011.

Located within the castle’s grounds and surrounded by the Horseshoe Cloisters and the Henry VIII gate, the venue provides the royal family with a certain amount of privacy on the day of the wedding. 

PRINCESS BEATRICE: CHAPEL OF ALL SAINTS

The modest chapel, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is significantly smaller than St George’s Chapel where her sister Eugenie wed last year with a capacity of just 180 guests.

The chapel is on the grounds of the Royal Lodge, where the Duke and Duchess of York have been staying in lockdown.

According to the St George’s parish website, the Queen normally worships at the Chapel of All Saints for reasons of privacy.

She attends services at the larger St George’s Chapel, where Prince Harry and Meghan wed in 2017, on certain special occasions, such as the Easter morning service every year.

The All Saints Chapel has also been home to more intimate gatherings throughout the royal’s history, including the Queen mother’s funeral in 2002.

The Queen mother lived in the Royal Lodge as a widow and would regularly attend service there, as it’s only 100 yards from the entrance. Queen Victoria also attended services in the chapel.  

The modest Chapel of All Saints, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is significantly smaller than St George's Chapel where her sister Eugenie wed last year with a capacity of just 180 guests

The modest Chapel of All Saints, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is significantly smaller than St George's Chapel where her sister Eugenie wed last year with a capacity of just 180 guests

The modest Chapel of All Saints, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is significantly smaller than St George’s Chapel where her sister Eugenie wed last year with a capacity of just 180 guests

THE GUEST LIST 

THE DUCHESS OF SUSSEX AND PRINCESS EUGENIE: CELEBRITIES, SPORTING STAR, ARISTOCRATIC PALS AND EXTENDED FAMILY 

The congregation for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding in May 2018 read like a who's who of Hollywood royalty, with Amal and George Clooney, pictured, among those invited

The congregation for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding in May 2018 read like a who's who of Hollywood royalty, with Amal and George Clooney, pictured, among those invited

Oprah Winfrey also attended the wedding

Oprah Winfrey also attended the wedding

The congregation for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding in May 2018 read like a who’s who of Hollywood royalty, with Amal and George Clooney (left) and Oprah Winfrey (right) among those invited

Also in attendance was Meghan's glamorous girl gang, including Priyanka Chopra, Abigail Spencer, Jessica Mulroney and Misha Nonoo. Pictured, Abigail Spencer (front left) and Priyanka Chopra (front right) with fellow guests at the wedding

Also in attendance was Meghan's glamorous girl gang, including Priyanka Chopra, Abigail Spencer, Jessica Mulroney and Misha Nonoo. Pictured, Abigail Spencer (front left) and Priyanka Chopra (front right) with fellow guests at the wedding

Also in attendance was Meghan’s glamorous girl gang, including Priyanka Chopra, Abigail Spencer, Jessica Mulroney and Misha Nonoo. Pictured, Abigail Spencer (front left) and Priyanka Chopra (front right) with fellow guests at the wedding

The Duchess of Sussex and Princess Beatrice both had star-studded weddings with hundreds of guests. 

The congregation for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding in May 2018 read like a who’s who of Hollywood royalty, with Oprah Winfrey and Amal and George Clooney among those invited. Also in attendance was Meghan’s glamorous girl gang, including Priyanka Chopra, Abigail Spencer, Jessica Mulroney and Misha Nonoo. 

The large guest list also allowed for large numbers of extended family to be invited, with Kate Middleton’s siblings and their respective partners all making the cut. 

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s nuptials were just as starry, with Ellie Goulding, Robbie and Ayda Williams all attending. 

Their well-heeled circle of friends were also well represented, with Sir Richard Branson’s daughter Holly and Prince Harry’s ex-girlfriends Chelsy Davy and Cressida Bonas all at the chapel.  

PRINCESS BEATRICE: CLOSE FAMILY ONLY 

Princess Beatrice and Edo would have been allowed a maximum of 30 people at their wedding due to ongoing government restrictions. Photos reveal the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh were among those attended and it is likely the bride’s grandparents would have been among the congregation. 

However the restricted numbers mean it is a far less starry affair than they otherwise might have hoped and there will have been fewer members of the royal family in attendance. 

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, for example, might have remained in Norfolk, rather than travel down with their three children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis. Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall are celebrating Camilla’s 73rd birthday privately in Wiltshire and so would not have attended. 

The bride’s other cousins, including Zara Tindall and Peter Phillips, would also likely missed out due to the small numbers. The pair and their families would have attended a larger ceremony.

It is not known if Prince Harry and Meghan Markle would have flown over from LA for the larger affair, but they almost certainly did not make the journey for the more intimate service. 

THE CELEBRATIONS 

THE DUCHESS OF SUSSEX AND PRINCESS EUGENIE: CARRIAGE PROCESSIONS, TWO WEDDING RECEPTIONS AND A DAY TWO PARTY FOR EUGENIE

Both Princess Eugenie and Meghan Markle began married life with a carriage procession around Windsor to greet royal fans and wellwishers. 

After Meghan and Harry tied the knot, the Queen hosted a lunchtime reception at Windsor Castle for 600 guests, who were served canapes, champagne and wedding cake. 

The bride then changed into her second dress – a Stella McCartney halter neck gown – and partied the night away with 200 guests at an evening reception for 200 people, hosted by Prince Charles at Frogmore House.  

Princess Eugenie took things one step further, eclipsing even Meghan and Harry’s glamorous nuptials with two days of partying. 

Similar to Harry and Meghan, the couple enjoyed a lunchtime reception at St George’s Hall for 850 guests with finger food and champagne, hosted by the Queen.

The couple enjoyed an evening reception with a sit-down meal and dancing at the Royal Lodge in Windsor, the Princess’ family home, where festivities went on until the early hours.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle enjoyed an evening reception for 200 guests at Frogmore House after their wedding, with the bride earing a Stella McCartney gown

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle enjoyed an evening reception for 200 guests at Frogmore House after their wedding, with the bride earing a Stella McCartney gown

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank at Royal Lodge, Windsor, ahead of the private evening dinner following their wedding. Princess Eugenie's evening dress was designed by Zac Posen

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank at Royal Lodge, Windsor, ahead of the private evening dinner following their wedding. Princess Eugenie's evening dress was designed by Zac Posen

 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle enjoyed an evening reception for 200 guests at Frogmore House after their wedding, with the bride earing a Stella McCartney gown. Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank at Royal Lodge, Windsor, ahead of the private evening dinner following their wedding. Princess Eugenie’s evening dress was designed by Zac Posen

PRINCESS BEATRICE: PARTY AT A LATER DATE

While a carriage procession was never on the cards for Princess Beatrice, who was always planning a more low key celebration, the rest of her festivities have been even more subdued than expected.

While the couple will no doubt celebrate with their families, Beatrice and Edo will have to wait for a later date to party with friends. 

And the Queen was unable to linger after the wedding ceremony to spend time with the newlyweds. 

This afternoon Her Majesty was back on duty bestowing Captain Tom Moore with a knighthood, her first official public engagement since lockdown in March.    

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Beatrice, 31, and Edo are long-time family friends, but started dating in October 2018 and got engaged in September last year. Proud mother was among those who shared their delight at news of the match. 

The couple had been due to tie the knot in front of 150 guests in the Chapel Royal at St James’s Palace in London on 29 May, with a lavish reception planned for the garden of Buckingham Palace. 

Despite the cloud of controversy surrounding Prince Andrew’s relationship with paedophile Jeffrey Epstein, it is thought the father of the bride still planned to walk his daughter down the aisle.  

Princess Beatrice with sister Princess Eugenie and parents Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew

Princess Beatrice with sister Princess Eugenie and parents Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew

Princess Beatrice with sister Princess Eugenie and parents Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew 

However, like so many couples around the world, Beatrice and Edo’s plans were thrown into disarray when the UK went into lockdown on March 23. It emerged shortly afterwards that the couple had postponed their plans, although no new date was confirmed.  

It would seem the couple took the decision to marry in a small, intimate service with only their closest friends and family, rather than wait to reschedule.    

Princess Beatrice spent lockdown with Edo and future mother-in-law Nikki Shale at her £1.5 million country house near Chipping Norton. 

Eugenie, Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew were all in isolation at the Royal Lodge. 

Edo is said to enjoy an amicable relationship with his ex, Huang and prides himself on still being an active part of his son’s life. 

Princess Beatrice’s modest wedding venue: How the bride and groom wed in a royal chapel in the grounds of her parents home

The modest chapel, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is significantly smaller than St George’s Chapel where her sister Eugenie wed last year with a capacity of just 180 guests.

The chapel is on the grounds of the Royal Lodge, where the Duke and Duchess of York have been staying in lockdown.

According to the St George’s parish website, the Queen normally worships at the Chapel of All Saints for reasons of privacy.

The modest chapel, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is where Princess Beatrice tied the knot to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi today

The modest chapel, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is where Princess Beatrice tied the knot to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi today

The modest chapel, which was refurbished by George IV in the 1820s, is where Princess Beatrice tied the knot to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi today 

She attends services at the larger St George’s Chapel, where Prince Harry and Meghan wed in 2017, on certain special occasions, such as the Easter morning service every year.

The All Saints Chapel has also been home to more intimate gatherings throughout the royal’s history, including the Queen mother’s funeral in 2002.

The Queen mother lived in the Royal Lodge as a widow and would regularly attend service there, as it’s only 100 yards from the entrance.

Queen Victoria also attended services in the chapel.

A record of her attendance in March 1842 recalls her saying: ‘Everyone joined in the singing, which I so much like.

‘Afterwards we walked to the Royal Lodge, and in the garden which is very pretty’. 

Meet Beatrice’s new in-laws! Royal already enjoys a close relationship with Edoardo’s former Olympian father and even spent lock-down with her new husband’s VERY well-connected mother 

So comfortable is Princess Beatrice is the company of her new in-laws that the royal, who has wed boyfriend Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, 37, in a secret ceremony, she spent lock-down with her

Newlyweds Beatrice and Edo spent lockdown with her at mother-in-law Nikki Shales £1.5 million country house near Chipping Norton. 

She used to run a property company and was awarded an MBE by David Cameron as a parting gift following his resignation at Prime Minister in 2016.

The couple, who were set to marry next week, are staying with Edo's mother Nikki Shale at her £1.5 million home in Chipping Norton (pictured, Nikki)

The couple, who were set to marry next week, are staying with Edo's mother Nikki Shale at her £1.5 million home in Chipping Norton (pictured, Nikki)

The couple, who were set to marry next week, are staying with Edo’s mother Nikki Shale at her £1.5 million home in Chipping Norton (pictured, Nikki)

Beatrice's new father-in-law holds both British and Italian citizenship and competed for Great Britain as a skier at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Beatrice's new father-in-law holds both British and Italian citizenship and competed for Great Britain as a skier at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Beatrice’s new father-in-law holds both British and Italian citizenship and competed for Great Britain as a skier at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Property developer Edoardo, 34, is the son of former Olympic skier Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi and Nikki Shale, and has been a friend of the Yorks for some time. Edoardo was educated at the prestigious Radley school in Oxfordshire before studying for a Master’s in politics at Edinburgh.

He is believed to have known Beatrice for years, the royal attended the funeral of Edoardo’s stepfather, Christopher Shale, who died at of a heart attack at Glastonbury in 2011; Shale was a close friend of David Cameron.  

Princess Beatrice, 31, and Edo, 37, who were due to get married next week, have not joined the rest of the York family for the quarantine period.

Speaking on the City Island podcast, Fergie explained: ‘Edo and Beatrice have been living with her future mother-in-law who is lovely…I’m missing my [other] daughter but it’s just like everybody else, we are just the same family as everybody else.’

Princess Eugenie and Jack normally live in an apartment at Kensington Palace in London but have now moved in with Prince Andrew and Fergie at their home of the Royal Lodge in Windsor. 

Nikki was married to Christopher Shale, a senior Tory and a close friend of former Prime Minister David Cameron, before his death at Glastonbury Festival (pictured, Edo with Nikki and David Cameron in 2011 after the memorial service)

Nikki was married to Christopher Shale, a senior Tory and a close friend of former Prime Minister David Cameron, before his death at Glastonbury Festival (pictured, Edo with Nikki and David Cameron in 2011 after the memorial service)

Nikki was married to Christopher Shale, a senior Tory and a close friend of former Prime Minister David Cameron, before his death at Glastonbury Festival (pictured, Edo with Nikki and David Cameron in 2011 after the memorial service) 

Sarah opened up about bonding with Princess Eugenie over the last few months, saying: ‘During this lockdown period I’ve really loved spending more time with Eugenie and Jack. 

‘My daughter got married to Jack in, oh goodness, was it last October? No, it was October before, heavens!’

‘And so, of course once she’s gone to get married they live away. So, I haven’t seen her so much and so now it’s been a total joy to spend real quality time with her,’ she said.

‘And, first time in 30 years I even baked a lemon drizzle cake with her, so the first thing is that it’s fantastic,’ she added.

She later revealed she felt ‘sad’ that Princess Beatrice’s nuptials, which were due to take place next week in St James’ Palace, had been postponed due to the pandemic.

She said: ‘It’s sad for me that Beatrice, she was going to get married next week, but they postponed the wedding. 

‘Edo and Beatrice have been living with her future mother-in-law who is lovely. Great friend of mine.

‘But I’m missing my other daughter but it’s just like everybody else, we are just the same family as everybody else.’  

Nikki split with Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi when Edo was young, while her second husband Christopher Shale, a senior Tory and a close friend of former prime minister David Cameron, died of a heart attack at Glastonbury Festival in 2011. 

His stepfather and Nikki's second husband was Christopher Shale (pictured), a senior Tory and a close friend of former prime minister David Cameron. He died in 2011

His stepfather and Nikki's second husband was Christopher Shale (pictured), a senior Tory and a close friend of former prime minister David Cameron. He died in 2011

His stepfather and Nikki’s second husband was Christopher Shale (pictured), a senior Tory and a close friend of former prime minister David Cameron. He died in 2011

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