Camilla, the Queen Consort, appeared solemn however stoic as she joined her husband King Charles III at a vigil for the Queen in Edinburgh this night.
The Queen Consort sat alongside the Countess of Wessex on seats reverse the Queen’s coffin, the place King Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward stood guard.
Both Camilla, 75, and Sophie Countess of Wessex, 57, regarded regarded sombre as they regarded on at their husbands, who stood with their palms clasped and heads in the direction of the ground.
Camilla, the Queen’s Consort regarded solemn as she attend a vigil for the late Queen Elizabeth II at St Giles’ Cathedral in Edinburgh
The spouse of King Charles III has remained by her husband’s facet for the reason that lack of the Queen, offering support and care for him.
During the vigil she regarded on on the coffin for a whereas earlier than bowing her head and looking out away.
She saved her feelings underneath tight management regardless of the gravity of the scenario.
Members of the general public continued to file previous in St Giles’ Cathedral, the place Her Majesty’s coffin lies in state.
Following the 10-minute vigil, Camilla left the cathedral alongside her husband, strolling down the steps by his facet.
The couple have made a string of excessive profile appearances within the days for the reason that Queen’s demise aged 96.
Camilla, 75, has been by her husband’s facet for the reason that passing of his mom on Thursday ninth September. She joined him on the Vigil of Princes alongside his three siblings
Camilla wore a black midi dress for the vigil, paired with a matching jacket, massive pearl necklace and a brooch of thistle
The Queen Consort was joined by Sophie, Countess of Wessex at St Giles’ Cathedral. The pair regarded solemn and solely briefly regarded on the coffin
Charles paid tribute to his spouse’s unwavering support in his first deal with as King.
After a brief procession, King Charles III, Anne, the Princess Royal, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward every stood on one of many 4 corners of the oak coffin with their heads bowed in a ceremony generally known as the Vigil of the Princes.
The Duke of York saved his eyes closed for a time frame during the 10-minute vigil, whereas the Princess Royal and Earl of Wessex had their eyes mounted in the direction of the ground. The King – his eyes moistening – saved his palms joined and in addition regarded in the direction of the ground as members of the general public filed previous.
The King and his household stood alongside 4 suited members of the Royal Company of Archers, who had been standing guard wearing long-feathered hats and armed with arrows and quivers.
Camilla, Queen Consort arrives to carry a vigil at St Giles’ Cathedral, in honour of Queen Elizabeth II as members of the general public stroll previous
The Countess of Wessex, the Queen Consort, the Princess Royal, the Duke of York and King Charles III Ieave St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh, after participating in a vigil as Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin lies at relaxation
Camilla regarded downcast as she left the Cathedral after the service, rejoining her husband King Charles III
Earlier on within the day the Queen Consort attended the Queen’s service of thanksgiving in Edinburgh alongside King Charles III, his siblings, the Countess of Wessex and Princess Anne’s husband Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence.
As the Queen’s casket made its technique to St Giles, Camilla adopted the procession by automobile, the place she was snapped trying downcast.
While the coffin was lifted out of the hearse, the Queen Consort appeared pensive.
It was carried by way of the cathedral, because the choir sang Thou Wilt Keep Him In Perfect Peace, Whose Mind Is Stayed On Thee.
Then the Queen’s coffin was positioned on a picket catafalque because the congregation continued to face.
At this level, the King, Queen Consort, and different members of the royal household, then walked to their seats alongside the coffin.
Tomorrow the Queen will make her ultimate journey right down to London, the place King Charles III and Camilla will comply with.
Camilla, the Queen Consort, regarded downcast as she attended a service of thanksgiving for the Queen in Edinburgh
Camilla, 75, appeared emotional as she adopted the procession of Queen Elizabeth’s coffin by automobile from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to St Giles’ Cathedral earlier at present
Senior royals adopted the Queen’s coffin into the cathedral (pictured L-R: King Charles III, the Princess Royal, the Queen Consort, Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, Prince Andrew, and Prince Edward)