Meghan Markle has confirmed her father will not be attending her wedding to Prince Harry on Saturday.
She released a statement via Kensington Palace following days of speculation over whether Thomas Markle would walk his daughter down the aisle.
“Sadly, my father will not be attending our wedding,” Ms Markle said in the statement.
“I have always cared for my father and hope he can be given the space he needs to focus on his health.
“I would like to thank everyone who has offered generous messages of support.
“Please know how much Harry and I look forward to sharing our special day with you on Saturday.”