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Princess Diana and Duke of Edinburgh’s godson Philippos of Greece ‘marries’ wife again in Athens

Eugenie and Beatrice were among the high profile guests at the lavish wedding of Prince Philippos of Greece, the godson of Princess Diana and the Duke of Edinburgh, with Nina Flohr, the daughter of a billionaire, in Athens today.

The prince, 35, who is the youngest child of the last king and queen of Greece, Constantine II and Anne-Marie of Denmark, exchanged vows with Nina, daughter of Swiss businessman Thomas Flohr, for the third time.

The couple first wed last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a high society springtime celebration in Cambridgeshire.

While both were intimate affairs – indeed there were just the two fathers as witnesses at the first – this third wedding at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens had all the makings of a full-blown extravaganza. 

Philippos and Nina had made the guestlist for the wedding of Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank in 2018, while Nina is also good friends with Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Princess Beatrice’s husband. 

Eugenie opted for a black dress designed by Peter Pilotto which featured gold button detailing, and completed the look with a Gabriela Hurst clutch, Carvela heels and sunglasses. 

Beatrice looked stunning in a Gucci dress which features a cream top and a black bottom, accessorised with a bow.

Among the royals in attendance were Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank (left) and Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi (right)

Prince Philippos of Greece , the godson of Princess Diana and the Duke of Edinburgh , has married Nina Flohr (pictured together), the daughter of a billionaire, in a lavish ceremony in Athens today

Prince Philippos of Greece , the godson of Princess Diana and the Duke of Edinburgh , has married Nina Flohr (pictured together), the daughter of a billionaire, in a lavish ceremony in Athens today

Princess Beatrice jetted out to Athens for the ceremony along with royals from around the world as they celebrated in front of adoring Greek fans

Princess Beatrice jetted out to Athens for the ceremony along with royals from around the world as they celebrated in front of adoring Greek fans

Beatrice looked stunning in a Gucci dress which features a cream top and a black bottom, accessorised with a bow

Beatrice looked stunning in a Gucci dress which features a cream top and a black bottom, accessorised with a bow

Philippos and Nina had made the guestlist for the wedding of Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank in 2018, while Nina is also good friends with Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Princess Beatrice's husband.

Philippos and Nina had made the guestlist for the wedding of Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank in 2018, while Nina is also good friends with Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Princess Beatrice’s husband.

Philippos, son of former King of Greece Constantine II, and his wife Nina Flohn leave Athens' Orthodox Cathedral following their wedding ceremony in Athens

Philippos, son of former King of Greece Constantine II, and his wife Nina Flohn leave Athens’ Orthodox Cathedral following their wedding ceremony in Athens

The lavish ceremony drew crowds of adoring fans as well as a number of royals and well-heeled guests from around the world

The lavish ceremony drew crowds of adoring fans as well as a number of royals and well-heeled guests from around the world

Princess Beatrice of York poses with her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in front of the church doors ahead of the royal wedding

Princess Beatrice of York poses with her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in front of the church doors ahead of the royal wedding

The adoring couple put on a loved-up display as Philippos kissed the hand of his new bride outside the Athens church in front of spectators

The adoring couple put on a loved-up display as Philippos kissed the hand of his new bride outside the Athens church in front of spectators

Crowds gathered near the Orthodox Cathedral in Athens to cheer on the newlyweds as they emerged from the church after their third ceremony

Crowds gathered near the Orthodox Cathedral in Athens to cheer on the newlyweds as they emerged from the church after their third ceremony

Princess Beatrice looked stunning in her Gucci dress as she beamed at cheering onlookers in front of the Orthodox Cathedral

Princess Beatrice looked stunning in her Gucci dress as she beamed at cheering onlookers in front of the Orthodox Cathedral

Philippos was born in London after his family were exiled from Greece in 1967 and later studied at the Georgetown University in the US

Philippos was born in London after his family were exiled from Greece in 1967 and later studied at the Georgetown University in the US

Pavlos (centre), the eldest son of Constantine II and Anne Marie, welcomes the Emeritus Queen of Spain Sophia (left) and her sister Irene (right)

Pavlos (centre), the eldest son of Constantine II and Anne Marie, welcomes the Emeritus Queen of Spain Sophia (left) and her sister Irene (right)

The prince (pictured with his mother), 35, is the youngest child of the last king and queen of Greece, Constantine II and Anne-Marie of Denmark

The prince (pictured with his mother), 35, is the youngest child of the last king and queen of Greece, Constantine II and Anne-Marie of Denmark

The couple first wed last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a high society springtime celebration in Cambridgeshire

The couple first wed last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a high society springtime celebration in Cambridgeshire

Pavlos (left), Thomas Flohr (second left), Prince Constantine Alexios (centre, standing), former King Constantine II (centre, seated), Anne-Marie (right, in blue) salute the crowd

Pavlos (left), Thomas Flohr (second left), Prince Constantine Alexios (centre, standing), former King Constantine II (centre, seated), Anne-Marie (right, in blue) salute the crowd

Thomas Flohr, pictured walking alongside his daughter today, is the Swiss founder of VistaJet, a private jet charter company

Thomas Flohr, pictured walking alongside his daughter today, is the Swiss founder of VistaJet, a private jet charter company

The former King of Greece waves to supporters as he is supported by his grandson Prince Constantine Alexios of Greece and Denmark

The former King of Greece waves to supporters as he is supported by his grandson Prince Constantine Alexios of Greece and Denmark

The couple, pictured on the eve of today's wedding, are expected to be hosting a lavish celebration with a host of international royals in attendance

The couple, pictured on the eve of today’s wedding, are expected to be hosting a lavish celebration with a host of international royals in attendance

Philippos, 35, godson of Princess Diana and the Duke of Edinburgh, married at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens. The couple's first wedding took place in December 2020 in St Moritz, pictured

Philippos, 35, godson of Princess Diana and the Duke of Edinburgh, married at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens. The couple’s first wedding took place in December 2020 in St Moritz, pictured

The couple's second low-key wedding was hosted by Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland and her husband Tom at their home of Stibbington House in Cambridge, pictured

The couple’s second low-key wedding was hosted by Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland and her husband Tom at their home of Stibbington House in Cambridge, pictured

Among the guestlist were King Constantine of Greece (Prince William‘s godfather) and Queen Anne-Marie of Denmark, who still use their royal titles despite the abolition of the Greek monarchy in 1973.  

He has four siblings, including Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece, 54, who shares five children with the jet-set socialite Marie-Chantal of Greece. 

Their model daughter Princess Olympia, 25, and her dashing British beau Peregrine Pearson, the wealthy heir to Cowdray Park, were also in attendance.

Other Brits who made the journey include Vogue writer Alice Naylor-Leyland and her husband Tom, who hosted wedding No. 2 at their home of Stibbington House in Cambridge.

Prince Philippos of Greece and Denmark and Nina Flohr smile to the crowds during their wedding ceremony in Athens today

Prince Philippos of Greece and Denmark and Nina Flohr smile to the crowds during their wedding ceremony in Athens today

Among the guestlist were King Constantine of Greece (pictured) and Queen Anne-Marie of Denmark, who still use their royal titles despite the abolition of the Greek monarchy in 1973

Among the guestlist were King Constantine of Greece (pictured) and Queen Anne-Marie of Denmark, who still use their royal titles despite the abolition of the Greek monarchy in 1973

King Constantine and his son the Crown Prince Pavlos have no official remit, but are still active participants in royal life around Europe

King Constantine and his son the Crown Prince Pavlos have no official remit, but are still active participants in royal life around Europe

The couple first wed last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a high society springtime celebration in Cambridgeshire

The couple first wed last December in a small civil ceremony in St Moritz, Switzerland, followed by a high society springtime celebration in Cambridgeshire

Their third wedding at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens had all the makings of a full-blown extravaganza

Their third wedding at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens had all the makings of a full-blown extravaganza

Irene of Greece (centre), Queen Sofia of Spain (right) and Princess Benedikte of Denmark (left) stand outside the cathedral following the ceremony

Irene of Greece (centre), Queen Sofia of Spain (right) and Princess Benedikte of Denmark (left) stand outside the cathedral following the ceremony

The New York City-based hedge fund analyst secretly married creative director for airline VistaJet Nina Nastassja Flohr for the first time last year

The New York City-based hedge fund analyst secretly married creative director for airline VistaJet Nina Nastassja Flohr for the first time last year

The couple's second low-key wedding was hosted by Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland and her husband Tom at their home of Stibbington House in Cambridge

The couple’s second low-key wedding was hosted by Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland and her husband Tom at their home of Stibbington House in Cambridge

Certainly there will be no shortage of potential names on the guestlist. Right at the top will be the groom's family. He has four siblings, including Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece, 54, who shares five children with the jet-set socialite Marie-Chantal of Greece (right). Their model daughter Princess Olympia (left) would surely bring some glamour to her uncle's wedding

Certainly there will be no shortage of potential names on the guestlist. Right at the top will be the groom’s family. He has four siblings, including Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece, 54, who shares five children with the jet-set socialite Marie-Chantal of Greece (right). Their model daughter Princess Olympia (left) would surely bring some glamour to her uncle’s wedding

Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, pictured in September, were rumoured to be in attendance, with Philippos and Nina making the guestlist for their royal wedding in October 2018

Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, pictured in September, were rumoured to be in attendance, with Philippos and Nina making the guestlist for their royal wedding in October 2018

Other Brits expected to make the journey include Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland (in pink), Princess Eugenie's friend Caroline Rupert (in blue) and magazine editor Violet Henderson (right). All are pictured at Nina's second wedding hosted by Alice in May

Other Brits expected to make the journey include Vogue writer Alice Naylor- Leyland (in pink), Princess Eugenie’s friend Caroline Rupert (in blue) and magazine editor Violet Henderson (right). All are pictured at Nina’s second wedding hosted by Alice in May

Philippo's father Constantine II was king of Greece until he was ousted from power in a military coup in 1967

Philippo’s father Constantine II was king of Greece until he was ousted from power in a military coup in 1967

Alice was named as one of Tatler’s ‘society swans’ of 2018, while Tom is the son of Baronet Sir Philip Naylor-Leyland, part of a land-owning dynasty which controls the 17th-century Talbot hotel in Malton, North Yorkshire. 

Also part of their well-heeled set is magazine editor Violet Henderson and Princess Eugenie’s friend Caroline Rupert.

The Duke of Edinburgh’s long-time carriage driving companion Lady Penelope Knatchbull is the groom’s godmother and was expected to be among the guests. 

Philippos's godparents include King Felipe of Spain (pictured with Queen Letizia)

And Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, pictured, who is also his maternal aunt

Philippos’s godparents include King Felipe of Spain (left, with his wife Queen Letizia) and Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, right, who is also his maternal aunt

Although they're not directly related, royal protocol means King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, pictured, Crown Princess Victoria and Crown Prince Daniel of Sweden, and Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit may attend

Although they’re not directly related, royal protocol means King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, pictured, Crown Princess Victoria and Crown Prince Daniel of Sweden, and Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit may attend

Philippos’s well-connected family means there could be representatives from almost every European monarchy at the ceremony.

His paternal aunt Queen Sofia of Spain, mother of the current King Felipe, were due to attend, according to Hola!, as well as Princess Elena of Spain, the groom’s cousin and godmother. 

Another godmother and the groom’s maternal aunt, Princess Benedikte of Denmark, was invited, as has godfather Kyril, Prince of Preslav. Margrethe II of Denmark, is also a maternal aunt, and she could attend alongside her son Crown Prince Frederick and daughter-in-law Crown Princess Mary.

Although they’re not directly related, royal protocol means King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, Crown Princess Victoria and Crown Prince Daniel of Sweden, and Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, were also expected at the cathedral on Saturday.  

The couple were first married in a private ceremony in December, and were joined only by their fathers King Constantine, 80, and Thomas Flohr, 60, due to Covid-19 restrictions

The couple were first married in a private ceremony in December, and were joined only by their fathers King Constantine, 80, and Thomas Flohr, 60, due to Covid-19 restrictions

Nina wore a large white bow in her hair and opted to wear a smart two piece suit for the couple's first wedding

Photographs released of the couple's intimate big day showed the royal and Nina standing together in front of the registrar

Nina wore a large white bow in her hair and opted to wear a smart two piece suit for the couple’s first wedding 

Among the notable absences were godfather and cousin King Felipe of Spain and his wife, Queen Sofia, who are otherwise engaged at the annual Asturias awards. 

Born in 1986 at St Mary’s Hospital in London, Philippos was raised in a 13-bedroom stately house on the edge of Hampstead Heath where Princess Diana was a frequent visitor with Prince William and Prince Harry.

He’s known to be private and largely shuns the limelight, but he’s made appearances at numerous high profile events such as the wedding of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden in 2010 and her sister Princess Madeleine in 2013.

Other snaps from the weekend revealed the wedding party enjoyed an outdoor picnic in the sunshine

Other snaps from the weekend revealed the wedding party enjoyed an outdoor picnic in the sunshine

Other snaps from the weekend revealed the wedding party enjoyed an outdoor picnic in the sunshine

Vogue writer Alice decorated the dining room of her home Stibbington House with white balloons and photographs of the couple's first wedding for the occasion

Vogue writer Alice decorated the dining room of her home Stibbington House with white balloons and photographs of the couple’s first wedding for the occasion 

The bride shared a gushing tribute to her hosts Alice Naylor-Leyland and her husband Tom for hosting the wedding and said there had been 'speeches and happy tears' during the event

In the snaps, a candle-lit dining room table could be seen, decorated with huge white and blue peonies, monogrammed napkins and images from the couple's first wedding in December

The bride shared a gushing tribute to her hosts Alice Naylor-Leyland and her husband Tom for hosting the wedding and said there had been ‘speeches and happy tears’ during the event 

The Georgetown University graduate now works as a hedge fund analyst in New York, while his future wife founded the nonprofit marine research facility, the Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies (BCSS), in 2017.

She is the daughter of Swiss businessman Thomas Flohr, who founded private jet charter company VistaJet, where she also works as a creative director.

King Constantine and his son the Crown Prince Pavlos have no official remit, but are still active participants in royal life around Europe.

The family is closely connected with the British royals as King Constantine is second cousins with Prince Charles and Prince William’s godfather. 

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