Update: Amidst the celebrations of Prince Harry
and Meghan Markle
's engagement, there was one piece of disappointing news: The wedding date wouldn't be declared a bank holiday. We predicted that a lot of people would mysteriously fall ill that day and call in sick, but it turns out that won't be necessary. The wedding date has been announced and it's scheduled on an existing bank holiday. Prince Harry
and Markle will tie the knot on May 26, 2018 , as reported by The Cut. The date just so happens to be U.K.'s Spring Bank Holiday Weekend and Memorial Day for those of us watching from across the pond, so save the date. Original story published on November 27, 2017. Actress and humanitarian Meghan Markle
is engaged to a retired British soldier ! We're giddy with excitement about the news of the upcoming royal wedding (fine, he's also some kind of prince), already speculating on everything from the guest list to the type of wedding dress the Suits star will wear. But when U.K. workers saw the news about Prince ...