Friday 18 October 2019

Britain's Princess Beatrice breaks news that she will marry property tycoon after whirlwind romance

A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced
A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced
A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced
Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced today, attending the wedding of singer Ellie Goulding to Caspar Jopling
A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced

Laura Elston

A daughter of Britain's Prince Andrew, Princess Beatrice, has shared her excitement at getting engaged to property tycoon Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.

Buckingham Palace an- nounced that the pair, who became engaged on a weekend trip to Italy earlier this month after a whirlwind romance, will wed next year.

A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced
A picture released by Buckingham Palace of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, whose engagement has been announced

Beatrice and Mr Mapelli Mozzi told how they could not wait to be married.

"We are extremely happy to be able to share the news," they said in a joint statement.

"We are both so excited to be embarking on this life adventure together and can't wait to actually be married. We share so many similar interests and values, and we know that this will stand us."

Beatrice also posted a tweet, saying: "I'm so excited to announce my engagement to Edo."

Congratulations flooded in from their delighted families.

Irish Independent

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