Prince Harry and Meghan Markle send crowds wild in Cardiff

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Royal fans queued outside Cardiff Castle from dawn for a chance to meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

The royal couple greeted the crowds and thanked them for their patience after their train was delayed by over an hour.

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Ms Markle was wearing a black Stella McCartney coat with handmade jeans by Welsh company Hiut.

A pair of jeans from the Cardigan-based company costs £150 on average.

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Some fans waited for the royal couple since 6am - seven hours before they were due to arrive.

The couple took the time to chat to schoolchildren and tourists Credit: PA Images

A bespoke lovespoon has been designed and created for the royal couple by craftsman Les Williams.

A Welsh lovespoon was presented to the couple by Harry and Megan from Marlborough Primary School in Cardiff. Credit: PA

The gift, hand-crafted for the Royal couple, features their initials alongside a Celtic knot, horseshoe and barley twist, which is said to symbolise eternal love, good luck, and togetherness.

Prince Harry and Meghan were given a traditional Welsh lovespoon. Credit: Cadw

Prince Harry and Meghan will attend a Welsh culture festival inside Cardiff Castle this afternoon, before heading to a sports centre which runs community programmes for young people.