The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

King Charles III speaks in the Throne Room at St James’s Palace during the Accession Council in London on Saturday. Joining him were his son Prince William and his wife Camilla, the Queen Consort.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Prince Andrew, right, gestures to the public as members of the royal family look at floral tributes outside the gates of Scotland’s Balmoral Castle on Saturday. The royal family attended a private church service at nearby Crathie Kirk.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Camilla signs an oath during Saturday’s meeting of the Accession Council.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Members of the Coldstream Guards participate in a ceremony following Charles’ proclamation at St James’s Palace.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

From left, Catherine, Prince William, Prince Harry and Meghan look at floral tributes outside Windsor Castle on Saturday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Newspapers covering the Queen’s death are seen in Manchester, England, on Friday, September 9.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

A service honoring the Queen is held at St Paul’s Cathedral in London on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

People watch Charles’ televised speech inside a pub in London on Friday. “As the Queen herself did with such unswerving devotion, I too now solemnly pledge myself, throughout the remaining time God grants me, to uphold the Constitutional principles at the heart of our nation,” he said.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Condolence messages are written on a wall in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Members of the public arrive for the remembrance ceremony at St Paul’s Cathedral.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

A woman wipes her eyes outside Buckingham Palace.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Members of Parliament observe a minute of silence in memory of the Queen on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Members of the Honourable Artillery Company fire a gun salute outside the Tower of London on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Flowers are left on the gate at Buckingham Palace.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Charles greets well-wishers as he walks by the gates of Buckingham Palace on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Wardens stand outside the gates to Windsor Castle on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Students gather to pay their respects for the Queen at the Royal Russell School in London on Friday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

People take photos with their phones as an image of the Queen is displayed in London’s Piccadilly Circus on Thursday, September 8.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

A notice is placed on a fence outside Buckingham Palace, announcing the Queen’s death on Thursday. “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon,” the statement read. “The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

A rainbow is seen near Windsor Castle as the Union Flag is lowered after the Queen’s death.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

People react outside Buckingham Palace after news of the Queen’s death.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Prime Minister Liz Truss delivers a statement outside No. 10 Downing Street on Thursday. “She has been a personal inspiration to me and to many Britons,” Truss said. “Her devotion to duty is an example to us all.”

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

A child places flowers outside the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, Scotland.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Prince William drives Prince Andrew, Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, to Balmoral Castle on Thursday. The Queen’s death was announced a short time later.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Television crews and media work outside Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

The UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Crowds gather on the Queen Victoria Memorial in front of Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

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