Tradition played a large part in this wedding.
Yet, little was said about the traditional wedding of Kate and William, a legal contract that carries with it centuries of tradition and societal importance.
Although Westminster Abby has a tradition as a setting for wedding, the last reigning monarchs that were married in the Abby were Henry I and Richard II. The stone Abby looked warm and inviting as the
Westminster Abbey was decked out in
The wedding date was also significant on the church liturgical calender being on the Feast Day of St Catherine of Siena.