The Queen to be joined by heirs on Buckingham Palace balcony as symbol of the crown's 'future'
1 June 2022, 16:26
The Queen will reportedly be joined by Prince Charles, Prince William and Prince George on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on Sunday afternoon.
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According to the Mirror, the Monarch “wants the world to see the heartbeat of her family and the future of the monarchy” with the appearance, set to happen around 5:00pm following the Platinum Jubilee Pageant.
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A royal source told the publication: “Her Majesty believes it will send a strong message to the world, that despite the family’s trials and tribulations over the past few years, those at the very top are united in getting on with the job, sharing her sense of duty and dedication to serving the people of this country and the Commonwealth.”
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Prince Charles, 73, is first in line to the throne, and will become King when Her Majesty the Queen passes.
Charles is followed by his eldest son, Prince William, 39, who is then followed by his eldest child, eight-year-old Prince George.
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