Elizabeth II's Body Arrives at Buckingham Palace; Open to the public wake starts on Wednesday

Público terá acesso ao velório no Parlamento de quarta a segunda-feira, quando será realizado o funeral da monarca
Public will have access to the wake in Parliament from Wednesday to Monday, when the monarch’s funeral will be held

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The body of Elizabeth II arrived this Tuesday () to Buckingham Palace, which was the official residence of the queen for seven decades of reign and where she will stay until Wednesday (14), when a funeral procession will take place at the Palace of Westminster, seat of the British Parliament.

13174014The coffin with the body of the sovereign, who died last Thursday, at years old, was flown in a Royal British Air Force plane from Edinburgh to Northolt military base outside London from where he traveled about kilometers by car, in a light rain, to the center of the British capital.

Since the beginning of the In the afternoon, thousands of people gathered in the streets of the center of the British capital, to see the coffin with the queen’s body pass by.13174014

This Wednesday, a funeral procession will take the body of the monarch from Buckingham Palace to the seat of the UK Parliament. King Charles III and other members of the royal family will walk behind the coffin. From 13 h (from Brasília), the public will be able to access the wake, where they are expected 372 thousand people until next Monday, when the funeral will take place.

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