London (Web Desk): Thousands of members of the public have been invited to attend Prince Harry and US actress Meghan Markle's wedding.
“Prince Harry and Ms Markle have invited 2,640 people into the grounds of Windsor Castle to watch the arrivals of the bride and groom, and their wedding guests, at the chapel and to watch the carriage procession as it departs from the castle,” the Palace said.
The couple has asked that 1,200 people, from all corners of the UK be selected by Lord Lieutenants, include young people who have shown strong leadership and those who have served their communities. pic.twitter.com/aIraJiXg6B— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) March 2, 2018
The 2,640 members of the public invited by the Kensington Palace include local school children, representatives from Prince Harry’s key charities, and members of the public from all over the UK who have served their communities.
Other guests will include 100 pupils from two local schools, 610 Windsor Castle community members and 530 Members of The Royal Household and The Crown Estate. pic.twitter.com/uG3WL3z9gQ— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) March 2, 2018
Harry and Markle also plan to extend invitations to 200 individuals who take part in charities and organizations, where Harry serves as Royal Patron, and are close to the couple's hearts.