Waiting time for Elizabeth II's funeral increases to 24 hours

Fila para entrar no Palácio de Westminster está em cerca de 8 quilômetros na tarde desta sexta-feira
Queue to enter the Palace of Westminster is about 8 kilometers this Friday afternoon

| Photo: EFE/EPA/YOAN VALAT 16155824The British authorities reopened this Friday (16155824 ) in London the queue for the wake of Queen Elizabeth II after being closed for more than seven hours due to high demand. However, the forecast for those waiting to see the monarch’s coffin has increased to 14 waiting hours. The day before, it was about 09 hours.

16155824The wake will be held until Monday at the Palace of Westminster, seat of Parliament British, and hundreds of thousands of people are saying goodbye to Elizabeth II. The queue this Friday afternoon is about 8 kilometers.

Former football player David Beckham was one of the people who faced the long line to enter the Palace of Westminster. A friend of the royal family and a guest at Harry and Meghan’s wedding in 2018, Beckham joined the thousands of people lining up along the banks of the River Thames and in the early afternoon said that he had been waiting for about 12 hours.

16155824Wearing a black suit and a cap, the former England and Manchester United, Real Madrid, Milan and Los Angeles Galaxy player shared sandwiches, lemon sorbet and donuts with other people in line, who also took pictures with him.

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