The death of Her Majesty The Queen

The death of Her Majesty The Queen was announced on 8 September 2022. Queen Elizabeth II died at Balmoral aged 96, after reigning for 70 years.

The UK’s longest-serving monarch, The Queen came to the throne in 1952 and witnessed enormous social change. In a statement, Buckingham Palace said: “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.

Peartree1 mourns with the nation. The thoughts and our heartfelt sympathies and condolences are with all the members of the Royal Family at this very sad time.


God save our gracious king.

Long live our noble king! God save the king! Send him victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us;

God save the king!