The funeral of Queen Elizabeth II was full of ceremony, majesty and Royal decorum – and yet, it felt jarring, writes Akos Balogh.
The world came to a screeching halt when Queen Elizabeth died. And her funeral was probably the most watched event in human history thus far.
Last week, the Queen, who had so often heard the term “Your Majesty” spoken to her, would have spoken them to someone else. The one true King.
The Queen has passed away at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, it was announced at 6.30pm London time, sparking scenes of mourning around the world.
Inside the upcoming celebrations to Queen Elizabeth’s unprecedented reign on the throne – and Australia is invited.
The Queen’s big day was in April, so why is it celebrated in June? And what’s in store this year, in the wake of Prince Philip’s death?