- Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank announced their engagement on Monday morning.
- Buckingham Palace released their official engagement photos a few hours later.
Princess Eugenie and London socialite Jack Brooksbank announced their engagement via Buckingham Palace on Monday morning.
Buckingham Palace released the official engagement photographs a few hours later on the Royal Family’s Twitter page. Two images were released, a little while after a photoshoot in the Picture Gallery inside the palace.
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Princess Eugenie and Mr. Jack Brooksbank were photographed earlier today following the announcement of their engagement. pic.twitter.com/ArYQIDeNZw
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) January 22, 2018
The couple will marry in Autumn 2018, according to the palace’s official statement, at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle – the same venue that Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle in May this year.
Brooksbank, 31, has been described by UK society magazine Tatler as “the king of the London club scene.” He is the manager of the Kensington branch of the Mahiki nightclub, a venue popular with the younger generation of the royal family.
He also helps promote Casamigos Tequila, the alcohol brand set up by George Clooney, as a “brand ambassador.”
Brooksbank and Eugenie have been together for more than seven years. They started dating in 2010, while Eugenie was still a student at Newcastle University, where she studied English literature, art history, and politics.