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In pictures: The story of Harry and Meghan’s wedding

How the wedding of the year unfolded at Windsor Castle.

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex leave St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle (Andrew Matthews/PA)

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex leave St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle (Andrew Matthews/PA)

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex leave St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle (Andrew Matthews/PA)

It’s been a day to remember as Harry and Meghan tied the knot in a spectacular ceremony at Windsor Castle.

Here’s how the day unfolded:

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Crowds gathered down the Long Walk at Windsor Castle on a beautiful day for the royal wedding. (Rick Findler/PA)

Crowds gathered down the Long Walk at Windsor Castle on a beautiful day for the royal wedding. (Rick Findler/PA)

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Crowds gathered down the Long Walk at Windsor Castle on a beautiful day for the royal wedding. (Rick Findler/PA)

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A-list celebrities including Amal Clooney and her husband George caused a stir among the early arrivals. (Odd Andersen/PA)

A-list celebrities including Amal Clooney and her husband George caused a stir among the early arrivals. (Odd Andersen/PA)

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A-list celebrities including Amal Clooney and her husband George caused a stir among the early arrivals. (Odd Andersen/PA)

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David and Victoria Beckham chat to Sir Elton John and David Furnish, and Sofia Wellesley and James Blunt, ahead of the ceremony (Danny Lawson/PA)

David and Victoria Beckham chat to Sir Elton John and David Furnish, and Sofia Wellesley and James Blunt, ahead of the ceremony (Danny Lawson/PA)

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David and Victoria Beckham chat to Sir Elton John and David Furnish, and Sofia Wellesley and James Blunt, ahead of the ceremony (Danny Lawson/PA)

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Harry and his best man, the Duke of Cambridge, wore the frockcoat of the Blues and Royals (Ben Birchall/PA)

Harry and his best man, the Duke of Cambridge, wore the frockcoat of the Blues and Royals (Ben Birchall/PA)

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Harry and his best man, the Duke of Cambridge, wore the frockcoat of the Blues and Royals (Ben Birchall/PA)

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The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh arrive (Gareth Fuller/PA)

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh arrive (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh arrive (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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Meghan Markle drew gasps from the crowd as she arrived in her dress, designed by Clare Waight Keller. (Brian Lawless/PA)

Meghan Markle drew gasps from the crowd as she arrived in her dress, designed by Clare Waight Keller. (Brian Lawless/PA)

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Meghan Markle drew gasps from the crowd as she arrived in her dress, designed by Clare Waight Keller. (Brian Lawless/PA)

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Meghan Markle was met by the Prince of Wales half way up the aisle amid the splendour of St George’s Chapel. (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Meghan Markle was met by the Prince of Wales half way up the aisle amid the splendour of St George’s Chapel. (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

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Meghan Markle was met by the Prince of Wales half way up the aisle amid the splendour of St George’s Chapel. (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

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The couple were pronounced man and wife by the Archbishop of Canterbury (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

The couple were pronounced man and wife by the Archbishop of Canterbury (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

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The couple were pronounced man and wife by the Archbishop of Canterbury (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

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The Most Rev Bishop Michael Curry, primate of the Episcopal Church, delivered a passionate sermon (Owen Humphreys/PA)

The Most Rev Bishop Michael Curry, primate of the Episcopal Church, delivered a passionate sermon (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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The Most Rev Bishop Michael Curry, primate of the Episcopal Church, delivered a passionate sermon (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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Doria Ragland, mother of the bride, left with the Prince of Wales (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Doria Ragland, mother of the bride, left with the Prince of Wales (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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Doria Ragland, mother of the bride, left with the Prince of Wales (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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Sealed with a kiss: Harry and Meghan on the the steps of St George’s Chapel (Danny Lawson/PA)

Sealed with a kiss: Harry and Meghan on the the steps of St George’s Chapel (Danny Lawson/PA)

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Sealed with a kiss: Harry and Meghan on the the steps of St George’s Chapel (Danny Lawson/PA)

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The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex ride in an Ascot Landau through Windsor before cheering crowds (Aaron Chown/PA)

The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex ride in an Ascot Landau through Windsor before cheering crowds (Aaron Chown/PA)

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The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex ride in an Ascot Landau through Windsor before cheering crowds (Aaron Chown/PA)

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The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex leaving for their evening reception at Frogmore House (Steve Parsons/PA)

The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex leaving for their evening reception at Frogmore House (Steve Parsons/PA)

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The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex leaving for their evening reception at Frogmore House (Steve Parsons/PA)

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The newly married Duke and Duchess at the wheel of a Jaguar (Steve Parsons/PA)

The newly married Duke and Duchess at the wheel of a Jaguar (Steve Parsons/PA)

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The newly married Duke and Duchess at the wheel of a Jaguar (Steve Parsons/PA)

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