For all of you royal wedding addicts staying up late to watch the fun, here's the minute-by-minute breakdown of what you can expect to see from London tonight (or early tomorrow morning! haha). I've converted all the times to our time to make it easy on you! If we're not friends on Facebook yet, go add me
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12:15 am - 1:45 am
: The general congregation will arrive at the Great North Door of Westminster Abbey.
Governors-General and Prime Ministers of Realm Countries,the Diplomatic Corps, and other distinguished guests arrive at the Abbey. Victoria Beckham is among the wedding's high-profile guests, but it's unclear if she is considered "distinguished."
Prince William and Prince Harry leave Clarence House for Westminster Abbey. They arrive at the Abbey at 2:15 am.
Members of foreign royal families—including Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Prince Seeiso Bereng Seeiso of Lesotho—arrive at Westminster Abbey.
Kate's mother Carole Middleton and her brother James leave the Goring Hotel. They arrive at the Abbey at precisely 2:27 am.
Lesser known members of the royal family, including Lady Amelia Windsor (29th in line to the throne) depart for the Abbey. They arrive at 2:30 am.
The members of the royal family who you might actually recognize depart. They arrive at the Abbey at 2:40 am, and include Princess Anne, Prince Andrew, Princess Eugenie, Princess Beatrice, and Prince Edward.
The Prince of Wales (Charles) and The Duchess of Cornwall leave Clarence House. They arrive at the Abbey at 2:42 am, assuming they avoid a repeat of the riot mob attack on their Rolls Royce that slowed them down last December.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh leave Buckingham Palace for Westminster Abbey. They arrive at 2:45 am.
The bridesmaids and pages leave the Goring Hotel for Westminster Abbey. They arrive at 2:55 am.
: Kate Middleton and her father Michael leave the Goring Hotel for Westminster Abbey.
The service begins.
The Carriage Procession of the Bride and Bridegroom with a Captain's Escort of the Household Cavalry, followed by The Queen's Procession with a Sovereign's Escort of the Household Cavalry, leaves Westminster Abbey for Buckingham Palace.
Kate and William arrive at Buckingham Palace.
Members of the royal family and members of foreign royal families arrive at Buckingham Palace.
From 4:40 am:
Other guests for the reception arrive at Buckingham Palace.
Kate and William and their families appear on the balcony. The bride and groom stage their much-anticipated kiss.
The Royal Air Force and the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight fly by.
Please do us all a favor and get some sleep!!!! :)