The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby son will be christened with all the trappings of a royal baptism, as speculation grows about who the couple have chosen as godparents.
The intimate private chapel where Archie Mountbatten-Windsor will be christened had to be entirely rebuilt following the devastating Windsor Castle fire.
As the Duke and Duchess of Sussex prepare for Archie’s christening, here is a look at what goes on at royal baptisms:
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby son Archie is expected to be baptised in the royal christening gown.
The Duchess of Sussex is likely to have turned to her inner circle of faithful friends for son Archie’s godparents.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are employing the public relations strategy of “Hollywood A-listers” by keeping their son’s christening private and excluding the press from the family event, a PR expert said.
The Duchess of Sussex has paid a visit to Wimbledon to watch her friend and tennis superstar Serena Williams in action.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s son Archie will be christened at a private ceremony on Saturday, a royal source confirmed.