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Queen to be laid to rest in historic state funeral

The Queen is to be reunited with her husband the Duke of Edinburgh as she is laid to rest in a historic state funeral. Crowds of mourners have flocked to London, Windsor and royal sites throughout the UK on the national bank holiday, with the service set to draw millions […]

todaySeptember 19, 2022 22

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What changes now we have King Charles III

The death of Queen Elizabeth II means everyday items taken for granted must now be changed to reflect the new sovereign, King Charles III. The scale of the changes is monumental and will be on a scale never experienced before. Money (notes and coins) A new portrait of King Charles […]

todaySeptember 11, 2022 32

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King Charles III is proclaimed to the Nation as the New Head Of State

The nation’s new monarch King Charles III has been formally declared head of state during a historic ceremony televised for the first time. Charles’s role as King and the name he will use was confirmed during a meeting of the Accession Council attended by privy councillors at St James’s Palace […]

todaySeptember 10, 2022 24

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The Queen’s Death – What happens next

Here is the day-by-day account of what is expected to happen next, leading up to the Queen’s funeral in around 11 days’ time. Day of Death Thursday would traditionally have been D-Day or D+0 in the plans for the aftermath of the Queen’s death, codenamed London Bridge. But the announcement […]

todaySeptember 9, 2022 21

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The Queen – A figure of stability

The Queen was the longest reigning monarch in British history, heralded for her unparalleled devotion to royal duty during more than 70 years on the throne. At the centre of national life, Elizabeth II was head of state, head of the armed forces, head of the Commonwealth, and supreme governor […]

todaySeptember 8, 2022 12

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