Royal Family Is Preparing For Its First Gay Wedding And This Is What Progress Looks Like

Posted by Sughra Hafeez in Entertainment On 20th June 2018

It’s been a big year for the royal family! First Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding, Now the royal family is preparing for the first same-sex marriage in the history of the British monarchy!


Gay wedding

Lord Ivar Mountbatten, the cousin to Queen Elizabeth II, is set to marry his partner James Coyle later this year. The pair met at a Swiss ski resort in early 2016.



Lord Ivar Mountbatten first made history back in 2016 when he publically came out as homosexual.


Coyle told The Daily Mail in an interview.

"It’s a very modern marriage, There was no proposal, just an acceptance of this great love."

Previously married to wife Penelope

Lord Mountbatten had been married to Lady Penny Mountbatten for 16 years, during which time they had three daughters. The couple divorced in 2011.


Penny has been very supportive of her ex-husband’s relationship

In an interview with the Daily Mail, Lord Mountbatten revealed his family is all very accepting of him and his partner, and that his ex-wife intends to walk him down the aisle.

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