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Month: September 2022

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Queens funeral date and other London Bridge plans confirmed

The funeral of Queen Elizabeth II will take place on Monday 19th September The Queen’s state funeral will take place at Westminster Abbey on Monday September 19 at 11am, the Earl Marshal, the Duke of Norfolk has announced. Further details were confirmed on Saturday on the carefully choreographed London Bridge plans which will included a four-day lying in state at Westminster Hall from Wednesday September 14. The Queen’s oak coffin […]

todaySeptember 10, 2022 4


Period of royal mourning begins for nations rock the Queen

The nation’s new monarch King Charles III has said a period of “Royal Mourning” for the Queen will be observed from now until seven days after her funeral. Charles is due to return to London later on Friday from Balmoral with the Queen as the first full day of his reign begins. The couple stayed overnight at the former monarch’s Scottish residence after the Queen died “peacefully” aged 96 at […]

todaySeptember 9, 2022 9


We loved you Maam The nations papers react to the death of the Queen

The death of the Queen has sparked an outpouring of grief and tributes from the nation’s papers. Buckingham Palace announced the death of the 96-year-old monarch, who died “peacefully” on Thursday afternoon at Balmoral. Here is how the papers reacted: The Times carries a striking image of the Queen at her coronation on June 2, 1953 – a picture which several papers deemed the perfect background to their tributes. In […]

todaySeptember 9, 2022 20


What happens next Day by day after the Queens death

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 came late in the day – at around 6.30pm on Thursday September 8 – meaning plans have been shifted a […]

todaySeptember 9, 2022 6


The Queens death How the day unfolded

The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral on Thursday September 8th 2022. Here is how the day unfolded. – 12.32pm Buckingham Palace issue a statement saying doctors are concerned for the Queen’s health. They say the head of state is comfortable and royal physicians have recommended she stays under medical supervision as the future king, the Prince of Wales, and second in line to the throne, the Duke of Cambridge, clear […]

todaySeptember 8, 2022 8


The Queen A figure of stability as the nations longest reigning monarch

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 of the Church of England. Her knowledge and professionalism were unprecedented and her reign as a constitutional monarch saw more […]

todaySeptember 8, 2022 8


Fresh strikes in Royal Mail dispute over pay and conditions

More strikes by Royal Mail workers have been announced in a worsening dispute over pay and conditions. Members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU) are walking out on Thursday and Friday, threatening disruption to deliveries, and will now take further action at the end of the month. The union announced a further 48-hour stoppage on September 30 and October 1, saying its 115,000 members were increasingly angry at an “imposed” […]

todaySeptember 7, 2022 6


People cancelling therapy sessions because they can no longer afford them BACP

People receiving mental health support during the cost-of-living crisis are being forced to cancel therapy sessions because they can no longer afford them, a survey suggests. Two thirds (66%) of therapists say cost-of-living concerns are causing a decline in people’s mental health, according to the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). Its survey of members found that 60% of respondents were seeing clients cutting back on therapy sessions due […]

todaySeptember 7, 2022 10