A rare royal hug for a Meghan Markle fan

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Meghan Markle jumped head-first into the Scottish spirit of things by wearing a tartan coat for her first official visit to Edinburgh.

After a trip to Edinburgh Castle, one of Scotland's most famous landmarks, the couple met founders and staff at the Social Bite cafe, a social enterprise which offers work to those without their own living accomodation.

The last public part of the couple's day saw them visit the Great Gallery of the Palace of Holyroodhouse, where they were serenaded with an accoustic version of Ed Sheeran's flawless by a group of 50 young people. In her and Prince Harry's official engagement photos, Markle's Ralph & Russo sheer dress was considered a bold choice by some.

They began dating last July after being introduced by a mutual friend in London, whom they've vowed not to name in order to protect her privacy.

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"I know the fact that she will be unbelievably good at the job part of it as well is obviously a huge relief to me because she will be able to deal with everything else that comes with it".

During the walkabout, Ms Markle chatted briefly to Vicki Thorpe, 49, and daughter Erin, 11, from Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, who waited for hours to see the couple.




As a royal family aside, Ed Sheeran reportedly had his face cut by Princess Beatrice at a party previous year after she mock-knighted James Blunt with a sword and Ed got in the way.

On this groundbreaking and historic day, we are going to celebrate in style and would like as many people as possible in the community to come and join us for a very special day's entertainment.

However, at the end of the video released by Kensington Palace's Twitter account, Prince Harry appears to receive a small nip from the pony, which he quickly laughs off to Markle's amusement.

After the carriage procession, the newlyweds will attend a reception at St. George's Hall.

The wedding ceremony will take place at 12pm on May, 19 at St George's Chapel.

Harry, the fifth in line to the British throne, and Markle, an actress who was born and raised in Los Angeles, announced their engagement in November.

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