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In Pictures: Meghan Markle goes the extra royal mile on Edinburgh walkabout

Prince Harry’s fiancee chose a tartan outfit as she introduced herself to the Scottish public.

Prince Harry has brought Meghan Markle to Edinburgh as he continues to prepare his fiancee for life as a member of the royal family.

His future wife chose a tartan coat for her walkabout on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle at the top of the city’s Royal Mile.

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Pony Major Mark Wilkinson and regimental mascot Cruachan IV were among the welcoming party (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Harry and Ms Markle meet the gunners before the firing of the one o'clock gun (Jane Barlow/PA)
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Ms Markle meets Pony Major Wilkinson during a walkabout (Ian Rutherford/PA)
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Onlookers presented gifts to Meghan Markle during her walkabout (John Linton/PA)
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Prince Harry during a walkabout on the esplanade at Edinburgh Castle (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Prince Harry prepares to start his walkabout on the esplanade at Edinburgh Castle (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Flags were out for Meghan Markle during her walkabout (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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The soon-to-be royal couple arriving at Edinburgh Castle (John Linton/PA)
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The Camera Obscura provided a good vantage point for some onlookers (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Meghan Markle has already been embraced by royal watchers in Edinburgh (John Linton/PA)
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Crowds gather ahead of a visit by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to Edinburgh Castle (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Harry and Meghan outside Social Bite in Edinburgh (Owen Humphreys/PA)
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drop for a chat at the Social Bite cafe which donates all profits to social causes (Owen Humphreys/PA)
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Meghan Markle greets well-wishers of all ages (Ian Rutherford/PA)
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Edinburgh Castle (Jane Barlow/PA)
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle meet First Minister Nicola Sturgeon during a reception for young people at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during a reception for young people at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during a reception for young people at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Royal visit to Edinburgh
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Harry and Ms Markle are the centre of attention at the Palace of Holyroodhouse (Andrew Milligan/PA)

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