The pair were seated across from one another outside a pub before they were joined by an unnamed friend.
The normally vivacious princess appeared solemn, prompting speculation that the engagement excitement had already worn off with nerves and wedding stress taking over.
The scandal surrounding Prince Andrew’s involvement with convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein would no doubt be hanging over Beatrice too.
Not only are the latest allegations about her father highly embarrassing, but they could potentially upstage her on the biggest day of her life.
So far, details about the wedding have been kept quiet, with the couple confirming they intend to marry next year. The Daily Express reported that a member of the palace staff had said “the royal wedding 2020 will be paid for privately”.
Her majesty was snapped in her most casual pose yet, when she was recently photographed striking a very cool figure with her hands in her pockets! The 93-year-old showed off her informal side for a portrait to mark the release of Angela Kelly’s new book The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe.
Queen Elizabeth had previously confided in Angela, along-time aide, that she had a “secret wish” to be photographed informally. “The Queen looked at me in amazement as I asked whether she knew the potential implications of the photographs,” Angela said. “She didn’t take long to answer: yes, she would do it and, yes, she was sure.”