Princess Eugenie to change name after her wedding

25 July 2018, 15:15 | Updated: 25 July 2018, 15:18

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By Alice Westoby

The Queen's granddaughter will be changing her title after her wedding in October.

As a blood relative of the Queen, Princess Eugenie already has the title of 'Princess'.

She is the daughter of the Queen's second son, Prince Andrew the Duke of York which makes Her Majesty her grandmother and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh her grandfather.

Read more: Everything you need to know about Princess Eugenie's wedding

She is getting married at St George's Chapel in Windsor - the same place Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot - on 12th October 2018.

She is to wed businessman Jack Brooksbank after the pair got engaged at the end of the last year, and it has now been revealed she will be taking his name after they wed.

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Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's official engagement photo | Picture: PA

According to Hello!, her official title will change to HRH Princess Eugenie, Mrs Jack Brooksbank. 

Her husband to be could have become an Earl thanks to his new Royal connections but he has opted to remain a commoner without a title.

In an interview with the BBC she revealed that the Queen always thought she would marry Jack Brooksbank.

She said: "Granny actually knew right at the beginning" - how adorable!