Scotland

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

Hundreds of people across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England spotted an unusual fireball lighting up the night sky on Wednesday. Aine O’Brien, a PhD student at the University of Glasgow and a member of the UK Fireball Alliance, who tracks meteor sightings. The fireball was visible in the sky for 10 to 20 seconds …

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland Read More »

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

Hundreds of people across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England spotted an unusual fireball lighting up the night sky on Wednesday. Aine O’Brien, a PhD student at the University of Glasgow and a member of the UK Fireball Alliance, who tracks meteor sightings. The fireball was visible in the sky for 10 to 20 seconds …

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland Read More »

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland

Hundreds of people across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England spotted an unusual fireball lighting up the night sky on Wednesday. Aine O’Brien, a PhD student at the University of Glasgow and a member of the UK Fireball Alliance, who tracks meteor sightings. The fireball was visible in the sky for 10 to 20 seconds …

VIDEO: A slow-moving ball of fire lights up the night sky across Scotland Read More »

The Queen's funeral will end in a two-minute national silence, palace officials say |  CNN

The Queen’s funeral will end in a two-minute national silence, palace officials say | CNN

London CNN — A two-minute nationwide silence will take place shortly before the end of Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral on Monday, palace officials have revealed. The meticulously planned arrangements are set to be a fitting farewell to Britain’s longest-serving monarch, and will see King Charles III and senior royals once again walk behind the …

The Queen’s funeral will end in a two-minute national silence, palace officials say | CNN Read More »

Queen Elizabeth II's coffin arrives at Buckingham Palace in London

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin arrives at Buckingham Palace in London

London – The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II is back at Buckingham Palace, the Associated Press reported. Earlier on Tuesday, the late monarch left Scotland for the last time. The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II arrives in the royal hearse at Buckingham Palace in London on September 13, 2022, where it will rest in the …

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin arrives at Buckingham Palace in London Read More »

Police arrest anti-monarchy protesters at royal events in England and Scotland

Police arrest anti-monarchy protesters at royal events in England and Scotland

LONDON – Lawyers and free speech campaigners are sounding the alarm after reports emerged in recent days of the detention, removal and in some cases even arrest of protesters during events marking the death of Queen Elizabeth II and the accession of her eldest son, Charles. People were arrested by the police as they shouted …

Police arrest anti-monarchy protesters at royal events in England and Scotland Read More »

King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen's coffin |  CNN

King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen’s coffin | CNN

CNN — Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin left St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh to begin its journey to London, after King Charles III and his wife Camilla, the Queen Consort, visited Northern Ireland on Tuesday. The Queen’s coffin was transported from St. Giles and is being transported to the airport in the Scottish capital before being …

King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen’s coffin | CNN Read More »

Live updates: The Queen's favorite anthem sung at the memorial service

Live updates: The Queen’s favorite anthem sung at the memorial service

EDINBURGH, Scotland – A memorial service for Queen Elizabeth II at St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh has ended and members of the public will soon be allowed inside to pay their respects. The coffin, with the Crown of Scotland resting on a cushion on it, is due to remain in the 12th-century cathedral until Tuesday. …

Live updates: The Queen’s favorite anthem sung at the memorial service Read More »

Charles III arrives in Edinburgh for the Queen's coffin procession

Charles III arrives in Edinburgh for the Queen’s coffin procession

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — King Charles arrived in Edinburgh on Monday to accompany the coffin of his late mother on an emotional procession through the historic heart of Scotland’s capital to a cathedral where she will rest for 24 hours to allow the public to pay their last respects. Charles and his wife Camilla, the …

Charles III arrives in Edinburgh for the Queen’s coffin procession Read More »