Britain’s Prince Harry and the American actor Meghan Markle have announced their engagement. The prince proposed earlier in the month with a diamond ring on a gold band. Both will be getting married in spring 2018.

The couple’s engagement was announced by Kensington Palace on November 27, 2017. They had become engaged earlier in the month. The American actress and prince have been together since the summer of 2016.

According to the information of sources, Meghan Markle revealed that the pair had been introduced in July 2016 by a mutual friend in London. Markle is most known for her role on the hit United States television show “Suits”.

The couple made their first official public appearance at the Invictus Games in Canada in September. It has been announced that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.

According to a Buckingham Palace Spokesman, the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are delighted for the newly engaged couple.

In the statement, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge wrote, “We are very excited for Harry and Meghan. It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together”.