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Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi marry in entrance of Queen and Prince Andrew at secret Royal Wedding ceremony in Windsor

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi marry in front of Queen and Prince Andrew at secret Royal Wedding in Windsor


PRINCESS Beatrice has immediately married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi at a secret Royal Wedding ceremony in Windsor, The Solar can solely reveal.

The Queen, 94, and Duke of Edinburgh, 99,  joined Prince Andrew, 60, on the scaled-down Covid-secure marriage ceremony with round 20 friends this morning.

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi have been resulting from marry in Could, however have been compelled to place plans on maintain
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The Queen was pushed with Prince Philip alongside the Lengthy Stroll to the marriage immediately[/caption]

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Beatrice and Edoardo pictured collectively celebrating their engagement final 12 months[/caption]

Beatrice, 31, and Edo, 37, stated ‘I do’ surrounded by shut household and associates in All Saints Chapel, Windsor Nice Park after Covid-19 scuppered their unique plans.

The Queen’s granddaughter and millionaire property developer Edo have been resulting from get hitched on the Chapel Royal, at St James’s Palace, in London, with 150 friends, in Could.

As a substitute, a choose group gathered for a extra intimate ceremony immediately, with strict social distancing measures in place.

The Queen was pushed with Prince Philip from Windsor Fortress, the place they’d been isolating since March, three miles up the Lengthy Stroll and thru Windsor Nice Park to the non-public church.

She left the ceremony at 11.45am and was pushed again to Windsor Fortress.

It’s the first time Andrew has been with the Queen since earlier than lockdown and arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell.

INTIMATE CEREMONY

A good friend of the couple stated the nuptials have been organized immediately to ensure the Queen might attend earlier than she leaves Windsor for Balmoral on the finish of the month.

A good friend of Beatrice’s stated: “A large marriage ceremony was out of the query due to coronavirus.

“They have been clearly very eager for the Queen to return so the marriage needed to occur earlier than she goes as much as Balmoral so this was a terrific alternative.

“They’re identical to a standard household and needed to make sacrifices like many others have up and down the nation and searching ahead to having an exquisite celebration when the time is correct.”


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“So many friends have been disenchanted to not make the massive day however understood the rationale for it.

“They wanted to make the marriage Covid-secure and secure for the Queen so what higher means than the All Saints Chapel with reception on web site on the Royal Lodge.

“They’re identical to a standard household and needed to make sacrifices like many others have up and down the nation and searching ahead to having an exquisite celebration when the time is correct.”

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Prince Andrew pictured with Beatrice on the Royal Ascot in 2019[/caption]

LOW KEY AFFAIR

Beatrice’s marriage ceremony comes after a tumultuous time for the household as her father Prince Andrew was compelled to step again from royal duties over his hyperlinks to paedophile Jeffrey Epstein.

Even earlier than the coronavirus pandemic, there have been no plans for the marriage to be televised and it was largely anticipated to be held in non-public after the autumn out from Prince Andrew’s bombshell interview with BBC Newsnight on the Epstein scandal.

Though Prince Andrew vehemently denies accusations of his involvement, it was unclear whether or not he would stroll his eldest daughter down the aisle, as he did for Eugenie.

It’s understood Beatrice spent the evening earlier than the marriage on the 30-room Royal Lodge with mum Sarah Ferguson, and pop Andrew, earlier than making the stroll to the church within the grounds.

She has been engaged to Edo, the son of Depend Alessandro Mapelli-Mozzi a former British Olympian and Italian nobleman, since September 2018.

The dad-of-one, founder and chief government of Banda property growth and inside design firm, proposed with a platinum and diamond engagement ring handcrafted by British jewelry designer Shaun Leane.

He shares a son named Wolfie, born in 2016, with ex fiancee Dara Huang – that means Beatrice will now grow to be a stepmother.

PLANS ON HOLD

The couple have been compelled to scrap plans for lots of of friends at a reception within the grounds of Buckingham Palace on Could 29.

On the time, a Buckingham Palace spokesman confirmed: “Princess Beatrice and Mr Mapelli Mozzi are very a lot trying ahead to getting married however are equally conscious of the necessity to keep away from enterprise any pointless dangers within the present circumstances.

“Consistent with authorities recommendation for the UK and past, the couple are reviewing their preparations for 29th Could.

“They’re notably acutely aware of presidency recommendation in relation to each the wellbeing of older members of the family and huge gatherings of individuals. Subsequently, the deliberate reception within the Buckingham Palace Gardens won’t happen.

“The couple will rigorously contemplate authorities recommendation earlier than deciding whether or not a non-public marriage may happen amongst a small group of household and associates.”

However since July four weddings have been allowed for as much as 30 folks in England.

It’s understood Beatrice and Edo had all the time needed a comparatively small and personal marriage ceremony.

There have been no plans for BBC and ITV to movie the occasion, not like sister Eugenie, 30, and Jack Brooksbank, 34, in October 2018, and naturally cousins William and Harry.

The couple have been additionally eager to stop taxpayers being lumped with a large safety invoice, associates stated.

It’s estimated 73,600 in addition to have needed to cancel or postpone their weddings together with Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom.

The Royal Wedding ceremony – considered probably the most low-key royal married for many years – adopted strict security measures.

Friends have been anticipated to be Fergie, Andrew, the Queen, Prince Philip, Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank.

It was the primary time Andrew has seen the Queen since US prosecutors filed a authorized request to talk to the Duke about hyperlinks to lifeless paedo pal Jeffrey Epstein and charging on youngster intercourse crimes of Ghislaine Maxwell.


Edo’s father Alex Mapelli Mozzi, 69, Nikki Williams-Ellis, 64, and sister Natalia Yeomans, 38, have been additionally anticipated to be on the unique visitor record.

Beatrice and Edo reportedly met in September, 2018, a few month earlier than Princess Eugenie bought married.

And the Queen has lengthy proven her help for the couple, permitting Edo to remain at Sandringham final Christmas with the royal household, despite the fact that he and Beatrice weren’t married.

Princess Beatrice announces her engagement to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi last year
Princess Beatrice introduced her engagement to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi final 12 months
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The pair pulled foolish faces as they marked their engagement [/caption]

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Beatrice and Edoardo pictured at good friend Ellie Goulding’s marriage ceremony final 12 months[/caption]

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Beatrice reveals platinum and diamond engagement ring handcrafted by British jewelry designer Shaun Leane[/caption]

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The comfortable couple pictured on the Royal Wedding ceremony of Prince Jean-Christophe Napoleon and Olympia Von Arco-Zinneberg at Les Invalides[/caption]

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Beatrice beamed throughout a photograph shoot marking her engagement[/caption]

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Beatrice’s sister, Princess Eugenie, married Jack Brooksbank with a lavish ceremony at Windsor Fortress in 2018[/caption]

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle waved to crowds from their carriage after their marriage ceremony at St George’s Chapel at Windsor Fortress in 2018[/caption]