Charles & Di: The Truth About Their Wedding

At 11:30am on Wednesday 29th July 1981, 20 year old Diana Spencer walked up the aisle of St Paul’s Cathedral towards her dashing prince. It was the fairy tale wedding of the century, with three quarters of a billion watching on around the world.


Using rich archive and interviews with people talking for the first time, this is the revealing and often shocking inside story of the seven days running up to the wedding of Lady Diana Spencer and Prince Charles.


1.3 million viewers on a Saturday evening and considerable press interest in the revelations:


Daily MirrorFinal five seconds of Princess Diana’s wedding interview was heartbreaking warning of future

The SunPrincess Diana admitted she had a ‘terrible row’ with Prince Charles about his stag do – just days before their royal wedding

Princess Diana was only allowed to invite 100 people to her wedding to Prince Charles – despite there being 2,000 guests

Daily Mail – Angela Rippon reveals how Princess Diana was ‘out of her depth’

The Express Princes Diana was “allowed” to invite only 100 people at her wedding, a bombshell documentary claimed.


Duncan Singh


Andrew Mortimer

Executive Producer:

Denys Blakeway

Commissioning Editor:

Lucy Willis


90min Channel 5 UK, PBS, SBS, BBC WW

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