Home Breaking News Boris Johnson’s secret wedding to Carrie Symonds confirmed by No10 – everything...

Boris Johnson’s secret wedding to Carrie Symonds confirmed by No10 – everything we know


Prime Minister Boris Johnson has married his fiancee Carrie Symonds in a secretly deliberate wedding at Westminster Cathedral, London.

He’s turn out to be the primary Prime Minister in almost two centuries to marry whereas in workplace.

The couple tied the knot in a “small ceremony” on Saturday afternoon (May 29), a Downing Street spokesman has mentioned.

The ceremony occurred lower than two miles from Downing Street, was reportedly the fruits of a six-month “cloak and dagger” operation, insiders declare.

They have been so secretive about their wedding plans that even senior members of workers in Mr Johnson’s workplace have been stored at the hours of darkness about it.

No10 confirmed the Prime Minister has wed Carrie Symonds

Number 10 solely confirmed in a short assertion this morning that the ceremony had taken place.

Guests are believed to have been invited on the final minute to the ceremony, with bemused vacationers ushered out of the constructing shortly earlier than their arrival.

Carrie is alleged to have arrived in a limousine shortly after the cathedral was cleared, and their one-12 months-previous son, Wilfred, is believed to have been in attendance.

The 56-12 months-previous politician and his 33-12 months-previous bride have been solely allowed to invite 30 company due to present Covid restrictions, they usually opted to proceed with their wedding somewhat than postpone.

A spokesman confirmed that the couple would have fun once more with household and buddies subsequent summer time.

Do you reckon any of the other Londons can compare with our stunning capital city?

Here at MyLondon, we’re doing our best to be sure you get the most recent information, opinions and options out of your space.

Now there is a manner you possibly can sustain to date with the areas that matter to you with our free e-mail newsletters.

We have seven newsletters you possibly can presently join – together with a unique one for every space of London and one devoted completely to EastEnders.

The native newsletters exit twice a day and ship the most recent tales straight to your inbox.

From neighborhood tales and information masking each borough of London to movie star and life-style tales, we’ll be sure you get the perfect every single day.

To enroll to any of our newsletters, merely comply with this hyperlink and choose the publication that is best for you.

And to actually customise your information expertise on the go, you possibly can obtain our high-rated free apps for iPhone and Android. Find out extra right here.

The wedding social gathering have been then mentioned to have celebrated at a marquee within the backyard at Number 10, with the couple dancing to Don McLean’s American Pie.

Carrie appeared beautiful for her huge day wearing a £2,870 robe by Greek-based luxurious designer Christos Costarellos, it has been reported, teamed with a flower garland headpiece.

Boris appeared dapper in a darkish go well with matched with a blue tie.

A No10 spokesman mentioned this morning: “The Prime Minister and Ms Symonds have been married yesterday afternoon in a small ceremony at Westminster Cathedral. The couple will have fun their wedding with household and buddies subsequent summer time.”

Westminster Cathedral where Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds wed

Westminster Cathedral the place Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds wed

A small variety of church officers have been concerned in preparations for the Catholic ceremony, which was officiated by Father Daniel Humphreys, it mentioned.

Their younger son Wilfred was current as his dad and mom exchanged vows.

Shortly earlier than the service, his mom posted an image on her Instagram of him surrounded by bluebells.

A witness informed The Telegraph: “Carrie appeared lovely. She had a protracted white gown with no veil.”

Describing the pleased couple, the insider continued: “He was extraordinarily pleased as you possibly can think about, he appeared very sensible, and was in a really dapper go well with.”

The Prime Minister proposed to Carrie in late 2019

The Prime Minister proposed to Carrie in late 2019

On Sunday morning (May 30) a beautiful snap of the bride and groom was launched displaying the newlyweds smiling and searching into one another’s eyes.

It is the primary time since 1822 {that a} Prime Minister has married whereas in workplace – with Lord Liverpool the final to stroll down the aisle whereas on the helm.

Although Mr Johnson has been married twice earlier than, the Roman Catholic Church can enable divorcees to remarry if the earlier marriages have been outdoors the Roman Catholic Church.

Download the MyLondon app for the latest news and breaking updates

Get the most recent London information straight in your telephone with out having to open your browser – and get all the most recent breaking information as notifications in your display screen.

The MyLondon app offers you all of the tales you want to enable you carry on high of what is occurring in the perfect metropolis ever.

You can obtain it on Android right here and Apple right here.