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Poor old Beatrice, the princess with a wedding that won't work out

Ciara O'Connor


 

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Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi attending the wedding of singer Ellie Goulding to Caspar Jopling

Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi attending the wedding of singer Ellie Goulding to Caspar Jopling

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Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank (Victoria Jones/PA)

Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank (Victoria Jones/PA)

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Furore: Britain’s Prince Andrew and Princess Beatrice. Photo: Reuters/Ben Stansall

Furore: Britain’s Prince Andrew and Princess Beatrice. Photo: Reuters/Ben Stansall

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Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi attending the wedding of singer Ellie Goulding to Caspar Jopling

There's only been one thing on everyone's mind for the last week, throwing everyone together into an emotional soup of sorrow and dread: Princess Beatrice's wedding.

She has been forced to cancel her wedding reception at Buckingham Palace for her May 29 nuptials, and it seems likely that her wedding will be limited to just five people (the celebrant, the couple, and two witnesses) in line with the Church of England's advice.

In these uncertain times, we are all asking ourselves the same question: when will Princess Beatrice catch a break?