The royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harryhas ended the intense speculation over their wedding by confirming that her father will not walk her down when she marries Prince Harry on 19th May, Saturday.
American actor spoke of her sadness that Thomas Markle Snr, 73, who is said to have undergone heart surgery on Wednesday, would miss her wedding on medical advice. But her mother Markle’s mother, Doria Ragland, 61 will walk with her daughter to St George’s chapel.
In her statement released by Kensington Palace, the bride-to-be 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.”