King Charles III is expected to address the nation for the first time as sovereign at today, following the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
Britain’s longest-reigning monarch died peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Balmoral in Scotland on Thursday.
The King greeted crowds outside Buckingham Palace on his return to London with the Queen Consort, Camilla.
Gun salutes are being fired and church bells have tolled as the UK pays tribute to her reign.
Before he went into the palace, King Charles got out of his car and shook hands with people – some of whom were heard to shout “God save the King”.
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