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Shocked: Queen Elizabeth couldn’t hide her deep emotions her tears said thousands of words

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
We should be celebrating, but the nation is sombre: Queen's emotional birthday message The Queen has urged Britain to remain strong in the “face of adversity” following the recent tragedies in London and Manchester. In an emotional birthday message she admitted she found it hard to ignore the “very sombre mood” across the country. On the day of her official birthday, she said while today is “traditionally a day of celebration” she was, like others, still in shock. She said: “Today is traditionally a day of celebration. This year, however, it is difficult to escape a very sombre national mood. "In recent months, the country has witnessed a succession of terrible tragedies.” Accompanied by the Duke of Cambridge, the Queen visited west London on Friday after a deadly fir
From Queen Elizabeth’s funeral to Charles’ coronation When will Prince Charles be king?

From Queen Elizabeth’s funeral to Charles’ coronation When will Prince Charles be king?

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
What happens when the Queen dies? From Queen Elizabeth’s funeral to Charles’ coronation AS the Queen continues to battle a heavy cold, Britons are wond ering what will happen when she eventually dies. The Queen has been fighting to shake off the cold for almost a fortnight and missed Christmas and New Year’s Day church services at Sandringham. On December 30, Buckingham Palace was forced to deny rumours that the Queen had died after rumours of her demise spread on Twitter. A fake BBC News Twitter account tweeted: “BREAKING: Buckingham Palace announces the death of Queen Elizabeth II at the age of 90. Circumstances are unknown. More to follow.” The hashtag #mediablackout trended throughout the night as it emerged that if the Queen were to die during the night, an announcement woul