30 Jul '11, 10am

No fanfare for Britain's second royal wedding

No fanfare for Britain's second royal wedding

EDINBURGH: The second British royal wedding of the year takes place on Saturday, as Queen Elizabeth II's eldest granddaughter Zara Phillips and England rugby star Mike Tindall tie the knot in Edinburgh. But the marriage of the two world-beating sports stars has little in common with that of Phillips' cousin Prince William and the former Kate Middleton three months ago, when one million people lined the streets of London to watch. All the senior royals, including William and Catherine, are expected to attend Saturday's wedding at Canongate Kirk, but it holds only about 400 guests -- far from the 1,900 who attended the April 29 marriage at Westminster Abbey. The reception will be held at the nearby Palace of Holyroodhouse, the queen's official residence in Scotland, although the party started early with a drinks reception on Friday night on the Royal Yacht Britannia. Phillip...

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