HMS Queen Elizabeth anchors in New York as Liz Truss says she wants to strengthen UK-US bond | UK News

The Royal Navy’s flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth has arrived in New York for its deployment to the United States to host an Anglo-American military conference. The ship dropped anchor within sight of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbour yesterday. It set sail for the US from Portsmouth on 7 September in place of … Read more

Flowers left in tribute to Queen to be composted and used in Royal Parks | UK News

Flowers left in tribute to the Queen will be composted and used in the Royal Parks for landscaping projects and shrubberies from next Monday. Visitors will still be able to leave flowers in the Queen‘s honour, but blooms which have already deteriorated will be moved to the Hyde Park nursery. It is expected that work … Read more

The Queen inspired devotion, respect and love – but never deliberately sought it | Rhiannon Mills | UK News

For a woman who gave us so much, it’s hard to truly find the words that will do her justice. Instead, the most fitting of tributes was there for us all to feel, in the music, in the pictures, a full technicolour military spectacle that encapsulated everything that Queen Elizabeth II represented, and most importantly … Read more

Previously unseen photo of Queen released after private burial takes place at Windsor | UK News

The Royal Family has released a previously unseen photograph of the Queen after she was laid to rest in a private burial. The image of the monarch was taken at Balmoral in 1971, with the caption often borrowed from Shakespeare’s Hamlet: “May flights of Angels sing thee to thy rest.” “In loving memory of Her … Read more

Windsor says goodbye to a much-loved Queen – and neighbour | UK News

To the thousands of people who gathered outside Windsor Castle today she was their Queen, but to many of them she was also their neighbour. The Royal Family has been associated with Windsor for generations, and Her Majesty was a welcome and frequent sight for those who live in the historic market town. For them … Read more

Crowds swell in London and Windsor as world prepares to say goodbye to the Queen at her funeral | UK News

Tens of thousands of people are gathering at sites across London and Windsor to say their final goodbye to Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s longest-serving monarch. Mourners have flocked to the capital and other royal sites across the UK on the national bank holiday, which was created especially to allow as many people as possible to take … Read more