Unabashedly Royalist Celebration - wedding
of William, Duke of Cambridge, to Catherine

Friday 29 April 2011 in Westminster Abbey: get the new Abbey tour 3D app for smart-phones
Broke record for live streaming. Over 5,000 UK street parties! Global Media Coverage

William in an Irish Guards officer uniform, her dress by Sarah Burton (of Alexander McQueen)
Download order-of-service, or see online. Read Sermon by Bishop of London, Richard Chartres

Official wedding video (3 hours 17 minutes)

Wedding photos from Buckingham Palace

 Photos of Abbey arrival, the wedding service,
    wedding dress, balcony kiss & 8-layer cake

 See 64-photo slideshow (by New York Magazine)


  Their engagement
  William's stag party
  Wedding invitation
  Wedding cake design
  Choristers rehearsal
  Household prepares
  Verger cartwheels
■   Royal wedding vows
■   RAF band trumpeters
■   Glittering ceremony
■   Highlights of service
■   Kiss on the Balcony
■   Drive in Aston Martin
■   Night reception dress

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official portraits from the palace

Music: The John Rutter anthem and the fanfare
were commissioned especially for this wedding

■   March from "The Birds" (Charles H. H. Parry)
■   Prelude on "Rhosymedre" (Ralph Vaughn Williams)
■   Introit "Psalm 122: 13, 67"  (Parry)
■   Hymn "Guide me, O thou great Redeemer" 
■   Hymn "Love divine, all loves excelling"  (Charles Wesley)
■   Anthem "This is the day which the Lord hath made" (John Rutter)
■   Motet "Ubi Caritas et Amor"  (Paul Mealor)
■   Hymn "And did those feet in ancient time"  (William Blake)
■   National Anthem "God save our gracious Queen"
■   Anthem "Blest Pair of Sirens"  by John Milton (tune by Parry)
■   Fanfare "Valiant & Brave" by Wing Commander Stubbs
■   Procession "Crown Imperial"  march (William Walton)
■   Post-service "Toccata in F", Pomp & Circumstance" march

GLOBAL MEDIA COVERAGE (also check out Wikipedia)

UK Coverage:
The Sun, The Telegraph, The Daily Mail, The Mirror,
The Guardian, Press & Journal, Express & Star, Herald Scotland,
Daily Record

North American: Montreal Gazette, Chicago Tribune, L.A. Times,
Boston Globe, USA Today, Edmonton Journal, PBS, Washington Post Vancouver Sun, New York Times, Bloomberg News, Chronicle Herald, Ottawa Citizen, ABC News (video),

Elsewhere: Sydney Morning Herald, Australian, China Daily, Times of India, Der Speigel, TVNZ, Khaleej Times, Gulf News, LegoLand

Watch/listen to TIME magazine Royals coverage since 1923
See also new virtual tours of Buckingham Palace's State rooms
"Behind the Scenes" by TV presenters and photographers

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