Prince William and Harry, together with their cousins, stood guard round Queen Elizabeth’s coffin at London’s historic Westminster Corridor in a solemn vigil honouring Britain’s longest-serving monarch.
King Charles III’s sons Princes William and Harry have been joined by Prince Andrew’s daughters Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, Princess Anne’s kids Peter Phillips and Zara Tindall, and Prince Edward’s kids Louise and James.
Prince William and Harry each turned up in ceremonial navy uniforms.
⚫ The Queen’s grandchildren maintain a Vigil at Westminster Corridor:
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The 2 sons of King Charles stood in silence at a 15-minute vigil within the huge Westminster Corridor the place the coffin has been mendacity since Wednesday, draped within the Royal Normal and with the bejewelled Imperial State Crown on prime.
Hundreds of individuals have been ready for over 24 hours to file previous the coffin and pay their respects to the Queen.
Earlier on Saturday, Charles and his inheritor William shook fingers and greeted well-wishers within the queue, asking folks how lengthy that they had been there and whether or not they have been heat sufficient.
To cheers of “hip, hip, hurrah” and shouts of “God save the King”, Charles and William spoke to mourners close to Lambeth Bridge, as they neared the tip of the huge line to see the lying-in-state within the historic Westminster Corridor.