What time is the minute silence sooner than the Queen’s funeral?


On Monday nineteenth September, the state funeral for Queen Elizabeth II will in all probability be occurring at Westminster Abbey.

The Queen’s funeral, which is invitation solely, will in all probability be attended by His Majesty The King and members of the Royal Family, along with members of worldwide Royal Families. The Prime Minister, Liz Truss, members of HM Government and Opposition, Heads of State, and representatives of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s patronages might even be in attendance.

On the day sooner than the funeral, Sunday 18th, there’ll in all probability be a National Moment of Reflection in honour of the Queen.

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What time is the minute silence on Sunday?

A National Moment of Reflection, marked by a one-minute silence, will occur at 8pm on Sunday 18th September.

The authorities has instructed that the silence could also be marked privately at dwelling, with household and buddies, or out on doorsteps or the street with neighbours. You may even mark the silence at regionally organized group events and vigils.

Gov.UK says: “Community groups, clubs and other organisations across the country are encouraged to take part and people overseas are also encouraged to observe the one-minute silence at 8pm local time.”

Will there be a minute silence via the funeral?

During the Queen’s funeral there’ll in all probability be a nationwide two-minute silence. It will in all probability be held at about 11:55am, after the Last Post sounds. The silence will in all probability be seen every in Westminster Abbey and all via the United Kingdom.

At about midday, the state funeral will come to a conclusion which is able to in all probability be marked by the having fun with of Reveille, the nationwide anthem, and a lament carried out by the Queen’s piper.

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What will happen after the funeral?

After the service, a procession will set off at 12:15pm to Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner. It will arrive at 1pm, when the Royal Family will then journey to Windsor with the state hearse. At Windsor, a committal service will occur at 4pm in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.

At 7:30pm, the Dean of Windsor will conduct a private interment service with senior members of the Royal Family. The Queen’s final resting place could be the King George VI memorial chapel, and he or she will in all probability be buried with the Duke of Edinburgh.

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