Fantastic news, Anglophiles: 2010 will be the year to break out the champagne for Prince William’s wedding. After more than eight years of dating—and untold numbers of wedding rumors—sources tell PopEater the prince will finally wed Kate Middleton this year. The oh-so-romantic reason why? The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee is coming up in 2012, and she wants Wills to have a wifey by his side by then.
“The Queen is planning six months of celebrations leading up to the February anniversary of her coronation for herself and will not be upstaged by a royal wedding,” says the source. “This is her time to shine, no one else's.” Ah, young love! Surprisingly, the normally breathless British tabloids have yet to pick this up.
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