Queen Elizabeth II

Gun salutes and reflection as UK remembers Queen Elizabeth II

Gun salutes and reflection as UK remembers Queen Elizabeth II

  • A 41-gun accession salute thundered across London’s Hyde Park, followed by a 62-gun salute from the Tower of London, a historic royal palace on the banks of the River Thames
  • Commemorations of the queen’s death were low key, with the king not expected at any official engagement
By AFP ·