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King Charles isn’t the only monarch to speak Welsh

King Charles III spoke with good Welsh pronunication as he addressed the Senedd last week – and his speech was more than a few seconds long. This is no surprise, though, as Charles has had plenty of practice: before becoming Prince of Wales in 1969, he lived in Aberystwyth for a few months and studied the […]

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Celebrities

Queen’s children unite in grief at moving vigil for late monarch

King Charles III lead his younger siblings at a moving vigil for their late mother, Her Majesty the Queen at Westminster Hall this evening, Friday 16 September Source link

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Celebrities

King Charles arrives in Wales for first time as monarch before vigil at Queen’s coffin tonight

The King and Queen Consort are today visiting Wales to continue their tour of the four nations following Charles’ ascension to the throne, as the Queen’s lying in state continues at Westminster Hall Source link

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UK

Queen state funeral: Shop closed branded ‘disservice’ to late monarch

The Queen’s state funeral service has sparked a wave of business and public sector closures to mark the national period of mourning. While some have welcomed the respectful delay to operations as the population pays their respects to the late monarch, others have criticised businesses for using the bank holiday as an “excuse” to close […]

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Finance

Queen Elizabeth’s family pay solemn tribute to late monarch

After five days of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, during which King Charles III has travelled the length and breadth of the UK, the procession of the late monarch’s coffin down the Mall on Wednesday was a moment to stop the clocks. The usually busy streets of central London came to a standstill at 2.22pm […]

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UK

National memorial for Queen could be built in Scotland for monarch

Jackie Baillie, the Scottish Labour deputy leader, said: “Her Majesty the Queen touched the lives of people across Scotland and formed a central part of Scotland’s history. “It is right that we find an appropriate way to mark her profound impact and commemorate her incredible legacy including a statue or memorial.” Meanwhile, Donald Cameron MSP, […]

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Sports

Shane Lowry wins at Wentworth as golf celebrates ‘a truly extraordinary monarch’

Keith Pelley: “It gave everyone connected with this tournament the opportunity to come together, not only to express their condolences publicly to the Royal Family, but also to celebrate the life of a truly extraordinary monarch” Last Updated: 11/09/22 8:35pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player DP World Tour chief Keith […]

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Entertainment

‘Monarch’ tries to do ‘Empire’ with a country twang but never takes flight

Just to sum up the familiar tune on display, “Monarch” — which, after an eight-month delay, will be introduced after Fox’s NFL coverage before shifting to its regular Monday time slot — begins with a flash-forward that involves a dead body, and a flashback showing an arson fire. And that’s all in the first three […]

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Canada

King Charles officially proclaimed Canada’s new monarch | CBC News

Gov. Gen. Mary Simon met with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet to sign an order in council and a proclamation of accession that officially announced the Queen’s death and proclaimed King Charles III as Canada’s new monarch. Charles automatically became King of Canada upon the death of Queen Elizabeth. But the accession proclamation is issued by the Governor General on the […]

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Sports

Queens of Country, France and Tennis (‘Monarch,’ ‘Serpent Queen,’ Serena on CNN), Obamas on Canvas, New ‘American Gigolo’

Royalty of all sorts on display this weekend, with Fox’s country-music soap Monarch depicting a sibling rivalry for stardom, The Serpent Queen chronicling the ruthless rise of Catherine de Medici, and CNN celebrating the career of tennis icon Serena Williams. A documentary follows the National Portrait Gallery paintings of Barack and Michelle Obama (not to […]