January 28, 2023

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What the new British anthem looks like: Two changes heard at Queen Elizabeth II’s memorial service

The lyrics of the national anthem change from “Queen” to “King” and “She Conquered” to “He Conquered”, indicating that Charles III is now King (REUTERS/Tom Nicholson)

At the memorial service Queen Isabel II At St. Paul’s Cathedral, A new version of the British national anthem was heard this FridayIt was renamed “God save the king” (“God Save the King”).

The lyrics of the National Anthem have undergone two changes: “Queen” changes to “King”. Y “She Wins” to “His Wins” To indicate that King Carlos III is now a monarch.

The King Charles IIIfirst born Isabel II and his heir to the British throne, left Balmoral Castle on Friday and arrived at Buckingham Palace in London. Carlos and his wife, now the queen consort CamilaYesterday at the age of 96 his mother was left in the back of a vehicle from her Scotland apartment.

The new king spent the night in the fort According to local media, he was with his mother when he died After his health deteriorated.

Carlos Arrived in London later in the afternoon. As soon as he landed in the English capital, he went Buckingham PalaceThere was a crowd of people from yesterday Queen Isabel IIHe died at the age of 96. Carlos also welcomed the many present ” received their love for the cryGod save the king”.

Carlos III is the new king (REUTERS / Toby Melville)
Carlos III is the new king (REUTERS / Toby Melville)

She then walked towards the palace, where—with Camilla— He kept looking at thousands of bouquets When the news of Isabel II’s death became known, the people left.

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Carlos III and Camilla, the queen consort, landed at the military base NordoldTo meet the Prime Minister in the British capital, west of London. Liz dressAnd his presentation this afternoon Virgin talk Nation is sovereign.

Dressed in black and with a relaxed demeanor, Carlos III boarded the flight to the British capital at 11:30 GMT at Aberdeen Airport in Scotland.

First in line to the throne, The queen’s eldest son became the new king when his mother diedThis Saturday he will be officially declared the Head of State by the Ascension Council.

Buckingham Palace has indicated that the “royal mourning” period, which affects only royalty, will last up to a week after Elizabeth II’s state funeral, around ten days, although details are yet to be confirmed.

The Queen Isabel IIThe head of the United Kingdom and 14 Commonwealth countries has died at the age of 96, after seven decades in power.

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