Queen Elizabeth II has been reigning over Britain for over 66 years now and is hardly indicating any indicators of giving up the crown.
Her Majesty, 92, has turn into the nation’s longest serving monarch in historical past and has been a witness of the quickly evolving form of the world by way of its social and political outlook.
However, a wave on unpredictability has been hovering over the royal household in addition to the general public about what would occur after the Queen’s passing.
Upon the dying of a monarch, the nation goes right into a 12-day mourning interval with Union Jacks flown at half-mast all throughout UK and condolence books opened in any respect embassies.
Apart from that, the London Stock Exchange may even be shut for a number of days or not less than, the day of the funeral, bringing the financial cycle to a halt.
The monarch’s physique is to be carried to the Parliament the place it is going to be positioned within the Westminster Hall up till the day of funeral, just like what occurred when the Queen Mother handed away in 2002.
The occasion might be lined by BBC One with all programming suspended.
Moreover, if the monarch was to go away in the course of the night time, the dying would solely be introduced at 8:00am along with her portrait put up on screens with the nationwide anthem within the background—as we noticed on the time of Princess Diana’s dying in 1997.
Comedy programming might be suspended by BBC for the 12-day period wherein the nation mourns.
Apart from that, for the reason that throne is technically by no means presupposed to not be occupied, the dying of the monarch would mechanically make the following in line the sovereign.
The formal declaration, nevertheless, might be made by the accession council later on the St James’s Palace.
This would consequence within the phrases of the nationwide anthem being modified in addition to the issuance of recent postage stamps and forex.