Meghan Markle and Prince Harry join Queen for RAF Centenary service

Wednesday, 11 Jul, 2018

Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, carries Prince Louis as they arrive for his christening service at the Chapel Royal, St James's Palace in London, on Monday.

Prince George always wears shorts, most recently as he stepped out with his family mum Kate Middleton, dad Prince William and sister Princess Charlotte for Prince Louis' christening.

Louis is wearing an Angela Kelly-designed replica of the "royal christening robe", based on the original version which was commissioned by original gown was commissioned by Queen Victoria in 1841.

The 92-year-old monarch has a busy week ahead, marked by a visit from US President Donald Trump in Windsor on Friday.

More than 2,200 people packed out Westminster Abbey for the service, with dignitaries including Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson and the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby attending.

The godparents are all friends or family of William and Kate.

The godparents included Hannah Carter, a school friend of the Duchess, and Lady Laura Meade, who is married to Prince William's friend and Princess Charlotte's godfather, James.

Harry and Meghan are scheduled to attend a summer garden party Tuesday night at Glencairn House, the British ambassador's residence. They included friends and family members of the couple, but no siblings. The Queen and Prince Philip did not attend. Alexander McQueen has previously designed Kate's wedding dress as well as ensembles for the previous two christenings as well. For Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's first-ever official overseas tour in Dublin, Ireland , which kicked off on Tuesday (July 10), the couple have an wonderful team of 11 people to be sure that not a moment, tweet or strand of hair goes amiss.

As they left, Princess Charlotte, three, clutched an order of service as a souvenir, while Prince George, four, peered calmly at his baby brother.

The christening took place at Chapel Royal at St James's Palace.

The cheeky pair, who welcomed little brother Prince Louis in April, were spotted at the window of Buckingham Palace watching the RAF 100 flypast at around 1pm.