The unlucky time has come to put Queen Elizabeth II to relaxation after her lengthy life has come to an finish.
The royal was 96 when she handed away on Sept. 8 after seven many years of service to the British folks and her Commonwealth realms.
Her oldest son and inheritor, King Charles III, is now the ruling monarch of the UK and its territories — together with his son Prince William turning into the brand new Prince of Wales.
1000’s upon hundreds of mourners have flocked to England to pay their respects to the late monarch.
On Sept. 14, Charles, William and his brother Prince Harry led the procession of bringing the queen’s coffin from Buckingham Palace and into Westminster Corridor, the place it has been mendacity in state for public viewing. Her sarcophagus will stay there till her funeral at Westminster Abbey on Sept. 19.
On Monday, 2,000 folks from across the globe will collect — together with members of the royal household, politicians, dignitaries and such — because the funeral of Her Majesty will begin.
Shops and companies throughout the nation will likely be closed to ensure that folks to correctly mourn and watch the funeral.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will lead the observance, as he’s probably the most senior member of the Church of England.
As soon as the service concludes, pallbearers will set down her coffin in a inexperienced gun carriage to be trailed by the Royal Navy servicemen.
The queen’s casket is then dropped at Windsor Citadel, the place there will likely be a committal service in St. George’s Chapel. After the funeral, the queen will likely be buried at Windsor, alongside her late husband, Prince Philip.
Right here’s all you could know in regards to the funeral on Monday.
What time will the service start?
The ceremony will start promptly at 10:35 a.m. GMT (5:35 a.m. EST) and her casket will likely be transported from Westminster Corridor to the Abbey. At 11 a.m. GMT (6 a.m. EST), the funeral is anticipated to formally be underway.
With the intention to bid one final adieu to the queen, most people will have the ability to watch and stream the service.
The place are you able to watch the service on cable?
BBC One, BBC Information and Sky Information are televising the funeral everywhere in the United Kingdom. The BBC will likely be internet hosting a reside feed worldwide too.
The place are you able to stream the funeral?
ITV Information will likely be streaming the funeral on YouTube.
The BBC can also be including their coverage live online, with anybody all over the world in a position to view.
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Who will likely be attending?
Worldwide company anticipated to attend embrace US President Joe Biden and European Fee President Ursula von der Leyen.
Among the many different attendees embrace Belgium’s King Philippe and Queen Mathilde, Spain’s King Felipe and Queen Letizia, Queen Margrethe II of Denmark together with Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco, in addition to Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako of Japan.
Former British prime ministers and different authorities officers can even make an look in addition to present Prime Minister Liz Truss.
International locations that didn’t make the visitor listing are Russia, Belarus, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Syria and Venezuela.