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- After the death of his mother Elizabeth, the new British King Charles III. return to London on Friday and address his people in the evening.
- In London there will be bells ringing and a service on Friday. At 2pm, a gun salute will be fired in Hyde Park and Tower 96.
- The royal family’s official mourning will continue for a week after the funeral, which is likely to take place on September 19.
- Queen Elizabeth II died “peacefully” at Balmoral Castle in Scotland on Thursday afternoon, according to the palace.
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queen elizabeth II, Britain’s longest reigning monarch, has died aged 96. All developments in the live blog:
With material from the news agencies