Jonathan Brady – WPA Pool/Getty Photographs Prince Harry, Prince Charles and Meghan Markle
King Charles had reminders of his household surrounding him throughout a milestone in his new reign.
On Thursday, the King met with Prime Minister Liz Truss at Buckingham Palace for the primary of their common weekly audiences. Like Queen Elizabeth and different monarchs earlier than him, King Charles will maintain personal audiences with the prime minister every week to debate authorities issues. In line with the British royal household’s web site, which has not been totally up to date since Queen Elizabeth’s dying final month to replicate the brand new monarch, “Although The Queen stays politically impartial on all issues, she is ready to ‘advise and warn’ her ministers — together with her Prime Minister — when essential.”
In a video shared on Twitter by ITV’s Lizzie Robinson, Truss is seen doing a curtsy earlier than shaking fingers with King Charles. The clip additionally reveals a number of images which might be displayed within the room the place they’re assembly.
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Taken by photographer Alexi Lubomirski at Windsor Fortress following their marriage ceremony ceremony at St. George’s Chapel, the snap reveals Prince Harry and Meghan surrounded by members of their younger bridal get together. Queen Elizabeth is seated beside the bride and groom subsequent to Prince Philip, with Charles and Camilla standing behind the late royal couple.
Beside Meghan is her mom, Doria Ragland. Kate Middleton sits with Princess Charlotte on her lap, whereas Prince William smiles behind them.
King Charles additionally displayed a photograph that includes 4 generations of the royal household: Queen Elizabeth together with her heirs in son Charles, grandson Prince William and great-grandson Prince George. The shot was taken round Christmas 2019 and launched to mark the beginning of a brand new decade in January 2020.
The portrait was taken by photographer Ranald Mackechnie within the Throne Room at Buckingham Palace. Prince George sports activities a pair of tartan pants within the photograph, whereas the Queen smiles beside him in a lightweight blue gown whereas carrying her signature purse.
King Charles returned to London this week after spending time in Scotland with Queen Camilla following the state funeral and committal service for Queen Elizabeth, which occurred on Sept. 19.
On Tuesday, Buckingham Palace introduced that the King’s coronation will happen on Might 6, 2023. “The Coronation will replicate the monarch’s position at the moment and look in direction of the long run, whereas being rooted in longstanding traditions and pageantry,” the palace stated.