Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall: A perfect match
By summer 2009 he was still refusing to be drawn about the timing of an announcement.
"I don’t think it's about whether we will get married but when," he told HELLO! at the wedding of their friend Iain Balshaw, at which they acted as chief supporters.
"There's no doubt that I love Zara but it has to be the right time…
And yes it probably will be a white wedding, although sometimes I can see the attraction of sneaking away without telling anyone"