the audience gathers in front of the Queen’s coffin in Westminster Hall

the audience gathers in front of the Queen’s coffin in Westminster Hall

the audience gathers in front of the Queen’s coffin in Westminster Hall

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20:48 : It’s time to take stock of the news.

• Extension of the tariff shield, new energy control, aid to businesses … Let’s summarize what needs to be remembered from the government announcements on the energy situation in France.

• Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin was moved to Westminster Hall in the afternoon. The public will be able to pay tribute to the sovereign there until Monday, the day of her funeral.

• I Bleus qualified for the Eurobasket semi-finals thanks to the victory, after extra time, against Italy (93-85).

• Paul Pogba’s brother, Mathias, was placed in police custody with three other people in the open investigation for “extortion attempts in an organized gang”.

18:45 : The public has begun to gather in front of Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin in London, in the oldest house of Parliament in Westminster, which will remain open until Monday’s funeral. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected, but the waiting time is counted in tens of hours on a line that can reach up to 16 kilometers.

(BEN STANSALL / AFP)

20:33 : It’s 6pm, let’s rewind the news this Wednesday afternoon:

• Extension of the tariff shield, new energy control, aid to businesses … Let’s summarize what needs to be remembered from the government announcements on the energy situation in France.

• Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin was moved to Westminster Hall in the afternoon. The public will be able to pay tribute to the sovereign there until Monday, the day of her funeral.

• The Blues are looking to secure a place in the Euro Basketball semi-finals. They are playing with Italy right now. You can follow the quarter-finals in our live broadcast.

• The video surveillance images of the Nice attack of 14 July 2016 will be broadcast tomorrow morning, during a new day of hearing in the trial of the terrorist attack, announced the president of the special assize court.

16:28 : The religious ceremony led by the Archbishop of Canterbury has just ended at Westminster Hall. King Charles III and the rest of the royal family leave the building, where Elizabeth II’s coffin will be on display until Monday.

(AFP)

17:19 : Queen Elizabeth’s coffin has just arrived at Westminster Hall, where the public can gather until her funeral on Monday. Access will be open to the public from 5pm local time (6pm in France).

(FRENCH TELEVISION)

15:47 : Elizabeth II’s coffin procession has just begun in London. Members of the royal family follow the coffin, wrapped in the royal banner. The procession must take exactly 38 minutes to reach Westminster Hall.

(FRENCH TELEVISION)

15:16 : Waiting at Buckingham Palace before the royal family leads a procession of the Queen’s coffin to Westminster Hall, where she will lie in the state until Monday’s funeral.

15:15 : The procession of Elizabeth II’s coffin, which must reach Westminster Hall from Buckingham Palace, will begin in less than 10 minutes. Tens of thousands of people are gathered on the Mall, in front of the royal palace.

14:12 : It’s 2 pm, here are the main headlines:

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has proposed limiting unexpected profits for energy companies. At 3.30 pm Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne will speak about the energy crisis.

• A procession to carry the Queen’s coffin to Westminster will leave Buckingham Palace at 3:22 PM (French time). The coffin will enter Westminster at 4 pm sharp. Follow our live.

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ordered France to review the repatriation requests of French detained in jihadist prison camps in Syria.

The progression of the Saumos (Gironde) fire has slowed, according to the sub-prefect. The flames have already destroyed 3,650 hectares of vegetation.

13:58 : Like the Queen’s other three children, Andrew will be in the royal funeral procession this afternoon. But the presence of the prince, accused of sexual violence, is increasingly criticized.

13:11 : Air traffic over London will be restricted this afternoon from 1:50 pm. (local time), to ensure silence in the center of the British capital during the procession accompanying the coffin of the late Queen Elizabeth II. And more traffic disruptions are announced for next Monday’s funeral.

11:56 : Six hours before the London public can enter Westminster Hall, inside the British Parliament, to see the coffin of Elizabeth II, the crowd is already waiting along the Thames.

(George Cracknell Wright / LNP / Close / SIPA)

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