World NewsLine to see Queen Elizabeth's coffin paused as wait reaches 14 hours

Line to see Queen Elizabeth’s coffin paused as wait reaches 14 hours

NEWNow you can hearken to Fox Information articles!

Entry to the queue to see Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin has been quickly barred as officers warn the world in southeast London, the place the road begins, has “reached capability,” whilst wait occasions quantity to 14 hours.

A whole lot of 1000’s of mourners have lined as much as pay their respects to the longest serving monarch as she lies in state for a second day, however authorities have mentioned Brits might want to wait six hours earlier than extra can be part of the road.

Folks wait in a queue in entrance of Tower Bridge to pay their respect to the late Queen Elizabeth II as her coffin lies in state in Westminster Corridor, London, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022.
(AP Picture/Markus Schreiber)

“Southwark Park has reached capability,” the U.Ok. authorities mentioned Friday. “Please don’t try to hitch the queue till it re-opens.”

LIVE UPDATES: QUEEN ELIZABETH II LIES IN STATE, KING CHARLES III VISITS WALES AS FUNERAL PREPARATIONS CONTINUE

Entry to the road was not instantly blocked and other people continued to leap in, in keeping with studies from The Guardian, with one attendant saying they’d not formally obtained phrase they wanted to bar entry to mourners.

There was some obvious confusion as the road was closed by authorities at 12:05 p.m., London time, earlier than being reopened for a time 13 minutes later, permitting a stream of individuals to enter.

Members of the public file past the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped in the Royal Standard with the Imperial State Crown and the Sovereign's orb and scepter, lying in state on the catafalque, in Westminster Hall, at the Palace of Westminster, in London, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, ahead of her funeral on Monday. 

Members of the general public file previous the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped within the Royal Commonplace with the Imperial State Crown and the Sovereign’s orb and scepter, mendacity in state on the catafalque, in Westminster Corridor, on the Palace of Westminster, in London, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, forward of her funeral on Monday. 
(AP Picture/Kirsty Wigglesworth, Poo)

PRINCE HARRY HAS ‘SECOND SADDEST BIRTHDAY’ WHILE MOURNING QUEEN AND 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF PRINCESS DIANA’S DEATH

It seems the gates have as soon as once more have been closed. They’re anticipated to reopen at 4 p.m. in London. 

It’s unclear in the mean time if one other queue to hitch the principle line has been shaped. 

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

People wait in a queue opposite Westminster Palace to pay their respect to the late Queen Elizabeth II as her coffin lies in state in Westminster Hall, London, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022. 

Folks wait in a queue reverse Westminster Palace to pay their respect to the late Queen Elizabeth II as her coffin lies in state in Westminster Corridor, London, Friday, Sept. 16, 2022. 
(AP Picture/Markus Schreiber)

The road has prolonged almost 5 miles from Westminster to Southwark Park with a reported 14-hour wait time in keeping with a number of London-based shops Friday.

MOURNERS HONOR QUEEN ELIZABETH II: SHE ‘SPREAD HER LOVE ACROSS THE WORLD’

Although the BBC reported on Thursday that mourners might wait for so long as 30 hours earlier than they attain Westminster. 

The queen’s physique will lie-in-state at Westminster Corridor till she is buried Monday. 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Subscribe Today

GET EXCLUSIVE FULL ACCESS TO PREMIUM CONTENT

SUPPORT NONPROFIT JOURNALISM

EXPERT ANALYSIS OF AND EMERGING TRENDS IN CHILD WELFARE AND JUVENILE JUSTICE

TOPICAL VIDEO WEBINARS

Get unlimited access to our EXCLUSIVE Content and our archive of subscriber stories.

Exclusive content

Latest article

More article