Her father Thomas Markle told celebrity website TMZ he was not going because he'd had a heart operation days before the ceremony
Final preparations are underway in Windsor for the royal wedding on Saturday.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be married at St George's chapel just behind the walls of the town's castle.
With the royal wedding fast approaching, media coverage is intensifying ahead of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day. But do people really care?
Thomas Markle will not be there on Saturday to give her daughter away when she marries the UK's Prince Harry.
Coffee shop customers in Windsor get a royal treat with Harry and Meghan cappucinos.
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British royal 'superfans' are already taking up their positions opposite Windsor Castle ahead of Saturday's wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
The sound of cash registers will be heard across the land as the royal wedding is expected to bring in over one billion euros in economic activity
With days to go before Meghan Markle is to marry Prince Harry, her father Thomas says he will not attend the ceremony
In Meghan's home state of California, a British shop selling Royal memorabilia is well stocked in L.A.
Retailers, pubs and hotels are all trying to cash in on the Royal Wedding taking place on may 19 in Windsor. But they're not the only ones.
Millions will tune in around the globe to watch the UK's Prince Harry tie the knot with US actress Meghan Markle. But what is happening, when, and what does it all mean? Euronews has this handy guide.