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Royal wedding itinerary released

2011-04-26 22:26

London - Britain's Prince William and his long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton will marry on April 29th at London's Westminster Abbey.

Here are official timings for the day, released by the prince's office:

8:15 am - The congregation begin arriving at the Great North Door of London's Westminster Abbey.

9:50 am - Governors-General and Prime Ministers of Realm Countries, the Diplomatic Corps and other distinguished guests arrive.

10:10 am - Prince William and his brother and best man Prince Harry leave their father's residence Clarence House.

10:20 am - Members of foreign royal families begin to arrive at the Abbey. Middleton's mother Carole and brother James will leave the Goring Hotel.

10:25 am - Junior members of the British royal family leave Buckingham Palace.

10:35 am - William's uncles Prince Edward and Prince Andrew and his aunt Princess Anne will leave the palace with members of their families.

10:38 am - William's father Prince Charles will leave Clarence House with his wife Camilla.

10:40 am - Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip are the last royals to leave.

10:48 am - The bridesmaids and page boys leave the Goring.

10:51 am - Middleton and her father Michael leave the hotel.

11:00 am - The marriage service begins.

12:15 pm - William and Middleton will leave the Abbey in a carriage and return to Buckingham Palace followed by other senior members of the royal family and escorts from mounted cavalry in full dress uniform.

12:30 pm - The newlyweds arrive at the palace.

12:40 pm - The other royals, both British and foreign, arrive back at the palace.

13:25 pm - The queen, William and Middleton and their families appear on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.

13:30 pm - A fly past by aircraft from the Royal Air Force and World War Two planes from the Battle of Britain Flight.


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