“Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty The Queen and other close members of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms Markle’s parents,” the statement said. Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle will appear for a photo call at Kensington Palace later this afternoon. Harry, 33, is fifth in line to the British throne. Prince Henry of Wales had officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Prince Harry is engaged to Meghan Markle
He left the army in June 2015. He is patron of Invictus Games and for several other organisations, including the HALO Trust, the London Marathon Charitable Trust and Walking With The Wounded. On 6 January 2009, the Queen granted Harry and William their own royal household. Harry enjoys playing many sports, playing competitive polo, skiing, and motocross. He is a supporter of Arsenal Football Club. Harry and actress Meghan Markle made their first public appearance together at an official royal engagement at the opening ceremonies of the Invictus Games in Toronto. “We are incredibly happy for Meghan and Harry,” her parents said in a statement after the announcement made by Prince Charles on Monday. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, who heads the Church of England, said he was “absolutely delighted to hear the news” and wished the couple “many years of love, happiness and fulfillment.”