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‘God Bless The Queen’: Hundreds Watch As Late Monarch’s Coffin Is Taken To St. Giles’ Cathedral


Hundreds of well-wishers lined the streets of Edinburgh because the Queen’s coffin was taken from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to St Giles’ Cathedral.

King Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward led the procession behind their mom’s hearse because it made its method alongside the Royal Mile.

Some girls shouted “God save the Queen” as they made their method slowly alongside the route.

Nevertheless, one man was arrested after showing to shout “Andrew you’re a sick previous man” on the Duke of York.

The Queen’s coffin was draped with the Royal Customary in Scotland and dressed with a wreath of flowers.

King Charles III and the Princess Royal walk behind Queen Elizabeth II's coffin during the procession from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh. Picture date: Monday September 12, 2022.
King Charles III and the Princess Royal stroll behind Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin through the procession from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh. Image date: Monday September 12, 2022.

Owen Humphreys through PA Wire/PA Pictures

A 21-gun salute was fired because the procession made its approach to the cathedral, the place the coffin was faraway from the hearse and brought inside for a particular memorial service.

Prime minister Liz Truss was amongst these in attendance, whereas Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon delivered a studying from the Bible.

St Giles’ minister, Reverend Calum I MacLeod, instructed the congragation: “We collect to bid Scotland’s farewell to our late monarch, whose lifetime of service to the nation and the world we have fun, and whose love for Scotland was legendary.”

Members of the general public will be capable of go to the cathedral and file previous the coffin from 5.30pm this night till 3pm tomorrow, after which the coffin shall be taken to Edinburgh airport and flown to London.



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