Queen Elizabeth II, who ruled the UK for 70 years, passed away at Balmoral at the age of 96. , She passed away peacefully today during the afternoon at her Scottish estate, where she had spent the majority of the summer.
The Queen saw significant social change after ascending to the throne in 1952. According to her son, King Charles III, her loss will be “deeply felt” all around the world.
“We deeply lament the loss of a beloved mother and valued sovereign,” he said. I am confident that the nation, the realms, and the Commonwealth, as well as many others all over the world, will be devastated by her passing.
He stated that his family and he will be “comforted and sustained by our knowledge of the respect and deep affection in which the Queen was regarded so widely” over the upcoming period.
The King will return to London on Friday with his wife Camilla, who is now Queen Consort, according to Buckingham Palace. After the Queen’s doctors expressed concern about her health earlier in the day, senior royals had assembled in Balmoral.
Following the Queen’s placement under medical supervision, all of her children made their way to Balmoral, which is close to Aberdeen.
Prince William, her great-grandson and current successor to the throne, as well as Prince Harry, gathered there.
The Queen, who on Tuesday named Liz Truss as Prime Minister, was described as the “rock” upon which modern Britain was created and as having “given us the stability and strength that we required. We offer the new King our dedication and devotion, just as his mother gave so much, to so many, for so long,” she said.” “And with the end of the second Elizabethan age, a new phase in the glorious history of our great country, exactly as Her Majesty would have wished, by saying the words’ “God save the King’.”