Proud sister Kate Middleton and Prince William have flown to France for a healthy weekend celebrating her brother’s wedding.
The royal couple took Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis to an idyllic rural village in the south-east of the country, where James Middleton chose to marry his sweetheart, AlizÃ©e Thevene.
Although it is not initially known whether Kate, William and their children attended the private ceremony, a royal expert has now revealed to ITV’s Lorraine that they have joined other families and friends as James said “Yes the Mirror reports.
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James, 34, shared the happy news on Instagram as he posed alongside his gorgeous new wife and their adorable dogs on their big day.
The entrepreneur and dog lover beamed in the heartfelt message as he declared his love for Alizee, admitting he was the happiest man on the planet after marrying his “best friend.”
âMr. and Mrs. Middleton. Yesterday I married the love of my life surrounded by family, friends and of course a few dogs in the beautiful village of Bormes-les-Mimosas. Words can’t describe how happy I am, âJames wrote.
Mr Middleton, ambassador for British charity Pets As Therapy and eponymous ‘Dog Dad’, gave the royal couple a cocker spaniel puppy in January this year – following the death of their former dog, Lupo.
James and AlizÃ©e’s wedding was long overdue.
The entrepreneur first asked his French sweetheart the question in October 2019.
The couple had planned to tie the knot in May 2020, but had to call things off due to the pandemic.
Upon their engagement, James took to Instagram to share the wonderful news.
The handsome businessman knelt down on a romantic getaway in the Lake District.
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James and his love beamed in a stunning snap with the picturesque scenery behind them to break the news.
Kate’s loving brother had already lifted the veil the first time he met his wife.
The couple first locked their eyes and chatted thanks to their cheeky dog, Ella.
âWe were both at the South Kensington Club in Chelsea. Ella was lying at my feet under the table; realizing that she might need water, I trusted her to make her way to the water bowl on the other side of the patio, âhe told The Telegraph.
âHowever, she rushed towards AlizÃ©e. Rather embarrassed, I went to apologize and bring Ella back. But AlizÃ©e thought I was the waiter and ordered her drink while continuing to stroke Ella, who at that moment was on her back, lapping attention.
âI didn’t know, but I had just met my future wife, all thanks to Ella. If I hadn’t trusted Ella, I wouldn’t have taken her to the South Kensington Club and she couldn’t have said hello to the woman who became my fiancÃ©e.
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