Queen Elizabeth II lying in state, Prince William, Prince Harry hold vigil

Prince William, Prince Harry and Queen Elizabeth II’s grandchildren honor their grandmother at vigil

Prince William, who is heir to the throne, stood at the head of the coffin, while Harry was at the foot. 

Also in attendance were Princess Anne’s children, Zara Tindall and Peter Philips; Prince Andrew’s daughters, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie; and the children of Prince Edward, Lady Louise Windsor and Viscount Severn. 

Queen Elizabeth II’s grandchildren – eight in total – stood at the vigil for 15 minutes by her coffin at Westminster Hall in London on Saturday evening.

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Prince William and Prince Harry arrive at their grandmother Queen Elizabeth II’s vigil

The Prince of Wales, William, and his younger brother Prince Harry stood vigil over their grandmother’s coffin Saturday to honor Queen Elizabeth II.

While the king’s Body Guards are keeping a continuous vigil, family members of the royal family have also taken turns standing vigil.

Prince Harry was allowed to wear his military uniform.

Queen Elizabeth II wrote to American pen pal for 70 years with same birthday

A North Dakota woman wrote to Queen Elizabeth II for the past 70 years while sharing the same birthday as Her Majesty.

Adele Hankey, from Park River, North Dakota, said she’ll “miss” her pen pal after the queen died at the age of 96 last week. 

The letter exchange was “very important” to Adele, her niece Phyllis Hankey told Fox News Digital. 

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Princesses Beatrice, Eugenie break silence on ‘Grannie’ Queen Elizabeth’s death: ‘We all miss you’

Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie paid tribute to their “Grannie” Queen Elizabeth II after her death.

“You were our matriarch, our guide, our loving hand on our backs leading us through this world. You taught us so much and we will cherish those lessons and memories forever,” the royal sister duo expressed in a royal statement.

Princess Beatrice and Eugenie issued the comments ahead of Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral on Sept. 19.

Biden, Truss to skip London meeting, hold bilateral talks at UN General Assembly

President Biden’s expected meeting with new UK Prime Minister Liz Truss in London is off. 

The pair instead will meet Wednesday at the UN General Assembly in New York.

Biden is en route to London to attend Monday’s state funeral for Queen Elizabeth II.

Biden lifts off for London, where he will attend Queen Elizabeth’s funeral

President Biden departed Joint Base Andrews in Maryland for London Saturday, where he will attend Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral.

Biden left the White House with first lady Jill Biden as the two plan to pay tribute and honor her majesty on Monday.

In a statement following Queen Elizabeth II’s passing, the Bidens said that she was “more than a monarch” and was someone who “defined an era.”

Prince William chats with kids in hours-long queue

Prince William stopped to chat with two boys as he worked his way down the line of mourners queued up to pay their respects to his grandmother’s coffin.

The Prince of Wales was heard asking if they were warm enough and if they slept overnight as they waited.

He was heard giving encouraging words to mourners as they stood next to the Thames river near Westminster,…

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