A date for King Charles III‘s inauguration has formally been set.
Buckingham Palace introduced on Oct. 11 that Charles’ coronation might be held at London’s Westminster Abbey on Might 6. Through the service, which might be carried out by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Charles might be topped alongside Queen Consort Camilla. “The coronation will mirror the monarch’s position at the moment and look in the direction of the long run,” the Palace stated, “whereas being rooted in longstanding traditions and pageantry.”
Whereas additional particulars have but to be revealed, the announcement comes simply over a month after Queen Elizabeth II‘s loss of life. Following the royal monarch passing on Sept. 8 on the age of 96, Charles was formally acknowledged as the brand new reigning King.
In Charles’ first speech as sovereign, he honored his late mom. “Thanks to your love and devotion to our household and to the household of countries you’ve gotten served so diligently all these years,” he stated partly. “Might ‘flights of Angels sing thee to thy relaxation.'”