Prince Harry may be going solo to the next royal wedding, but don’t expect him to remain so throughout the event. Although neither Chelsy Davy nor Pippa Middleton is on the guest list as his date, the Daily Mail says that Eventing World Champion Zara Phillips, Harry’s cousin - the only daughter of Princess Anne and first husband Captain Mark Philips -- has big plans for the royal bachelor. The June 20 edition of the Sydney Morning Herald shares even more news about the marriage of Harry’s cousin to Mike Tindall, the England rugby captain whom they've dubbed the Royal frig.
The Mail says that cousin Zara, who was never a fan of Chelsy, “is determined to set up Harry with someone new at her nuptials on July 30 at Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.
According to one insider at the Palace, ‘William and Kate are going, but Harry doesn’t have a plus one.’
The paper noted that:
Zara adores Harry and the last time he and Chelsy were off she busily went about trying to set him up, telling every pretty girl that she could find that her cousin was free and single.'No plus one' for Harry in Zara Phillips' wedding snub to Chelsy
They are expected to have a very low-key wedding.
''Our life isn't as grand as people think,'' he said. ''We both work hard at what we do.'' Tindall returns to training the day after his wedding, in preparation for the World Cup. the Royal frig.
Royal watchers want a wedding
While royal watchers have wanted Prince Harry to make a move on Pippa Middleton, it seems that he has had his mind elsewhere. He has reportedly been rebuffed by Pippa – who had been off to Madrid and then Paris Chelsy and is now dating her old flame, Earl Percy. Before that Davy gave him the boot.
Then he began making the tabloids because of his drinking with Princess Eugenie.
Is Harry's heart with the military?
Recently the Telegraph revealed where his heart is at. It seems right now that his key interest is getting into his Apache and flying into the Libyan conflict zone.
Prince Harry did serve in the Afghanistan war but was pulled from combat when his whereabouts were revealed by the press. Nonetheless he has remained very close to those wounded there and is a great supporter. But it seems he is itching to get into the Libyan conflict.
A wedding party match
But how determined will Prince Harry be to to war if cousin Zara finds him a love match?
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