Skip to content Skip to sidebar Skip to footer

Rules issued for those wanting to pay respects to the queen

Rules issued for those wanting to pay respects to the queen

LONDON (AP) — People wanting to pay their final respects to Queen Elizabeth II while she lies inside condition at the Houses of Parliament inside London need to exist prepared for a lengthy wait.

The management has published guidelines for people wishing to file past the late queen's closed coffin while it lies inside condition at the Palace of Westminster from 5 p.m. (1600 GMT) Wednesday until 6:30 a.m. (0530 GMT) on Sept. 19. Thousands are expected to want to pay tribute to the only monarch that numerous inside the United Kingdom have at some hour dated known.

The rules were made condition a day following thousands of people lined roads accompanied by every one one other accompanied by bridges Sunday while a hearse carried the queen's coffin across the Scottish countryside from her beloved Balmoral Castle to Edinburgh.

"If you wish to attend the Lying-in-State, please note that there will exist a queue, which is expected to exist extremely long. You will need to stand for numerous hours, maybe overnight, accompanied by extremely little chance to sit down while the queue will exist continuously moving," the Department for Digital, Culture, Media accompanied by every one one other accompanied by Sport said inside its guidelines.

The closed coffin of the monarch who died Thursday at 96 will relax on a raised platform called a catafalque inside Westminster Hall at the Houses of Parliament.

Queen Elizabeth II

For Elizabeth, Balmoral possessions was a place to 'be normal'

AP PHOTOS: Mourners accompanied by every one one other accompanied by royals grieve Queen Elizabeth II

The queen, while imagined — from punk go to with every one other accompanied by fro to puzzle novels

A monarch accompanied by every one one other accompanied by her corgis: Elizabeth loved breed from childhood

"Large crowds are expected, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by there are probable to exist delays on condition transport accompanied by every one one other accompanied by main highway closures around the area," the management dividing warned.

Visitors will have to go into with every one other accompanied by not here of airport-style safety accompanied by every one one other accompanied by tin only convey one small bag accompanied by one zipper opening. Larger bags tin exist stowed at a exceptional facility — nevertheless only if there is space available.

The management dividing advises people to convey essentials for a potentially lengthy carry on accompanied by to exist exposed to whatever elements an early permit let fall day inside London tin hurl at them — an parasol or sunscreen, a cell phone ability border accompanied by every one one other accompanied by some needed medication.

No food or liquids will exist allowed past safety screening at the Houses of Parliament. Nor will flowers or other tributes such while candles, toys or photographs.

"Please esteem the dignity of this event accompanied by every one one other accompanied by behave appropriately. You should convey on accompanied by to exist silent while inside the Palace of Westminster," the advice says, adding that people must place on clothes appropriately accompanied by every one one other accompanied by turn off their mobile phones earlier to going into with every one other accompanied by not here of security.

Included inside a list of things not to do: "Film, photograph, use mobile phones or other handheld devices inside the safety search area or within the Palace of Westminster. Bring or erect gazebos or tents. Light barbecues accompanied by every one one other accompanied by fires."

And a lengthy list of prohibited items includes fireworks, smoulder canisters, flares, whistles, laser devices accompanied by every one one other accompanied by other items that could exist used to spring a disturbance while well while some banners, placards, flags, advertising or marketing messages.

___

Follow AP stories on Queen Elizabeth II's demise accompanied by every one one other accompanied by other stories concerning the British monarchy at https://apnews.com/hub/queen-elizabeth-ii

Rules issued for those wanting to pay respects to the queen

MasTer
MasTer alone

Post a Comment for "Rules issued for those wanting to pay respects to the queen"