An official announcement from the royal family was published yesterday (10FEB04), declaring the heir-to-the-throne and his live-in lover would marry on 8 April (05) in a civil ceremony at Windsor Castle, Berkshire.
Delighted Prince Charles said, "I am very happy... very excited."
Parker Bowles, 57, told reporters how her 56-year-old fiance got down on one knee to propose in the traditional manner.
She enthused, "I'm just coming down to earth. Thank you very much (for our congratulations)."11/02/2005 09:01