He said he did not want to embarrass his daughter after pictures were published earlier this month in a number of newspapers and news websites showing him in a series of royal wedding related activities, apparently unaware he was being snapped.
"Prince Harry and Meghan's first engagement as a married couple comes next Tuesday, when they'll join the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall, at Prince Charles's 70th Birthday Patronage Celebration in the Gardens of Buckingham Palace", HELLO!'s Royal correspondent Emily Nash tweeted Monday.
Meghan Markle and her mother, Doria Ragland, will arrive by auto from another facility where they will sleep at the night before the wedding.
Put the kettle on for a cuppa and fasten your fascinator, the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Megan Markle is all set for Saturday!
But while drama continues to surround the royal wedding, as Meghan's father confirms he will no longer walk his daughter down the aisle, it's the absence of Prince Harry's mother that hangs heavy in the air.
They will then travel through the streets of Windsor in a carriage.
Guests will arrive at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle between 3:30 a.m. and 5 a.m. Media cameras are expected to follow Markle from her overnight venue to the chapel.
This announcement came just hours after Mr Markle also told the celebrity news site that he was going to Windsor to walk Meghan down the aisle after it had been reported the day before that he would not go due to his staging of paparazzi pictures.
Prince Charles and wife Camilla have returned from a visit to Greece, taking a helicopter to Kensington Palace ahead of the royal wedding.
TMZ said it had spoken to Mr Markle who said a paparazzi agency had approached him and offered him money, although the sum was not close to the reported figure.
According to the outlet, the former actress told her father she loved him and "was concerned about his health".
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