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EPHRAIM HARDCASTLE: Will Liz Truss lean on the King?
King Charles could have saved Liz Truss from a clumsy confrontation when she returns from New York.
After his mom acceded to the throne she needed to stay at Clarence House reasonably than transfer to Buckingham Palace.
Prime Minister Liz Truss at the Queen’s funeral
She was browbeaten by prime minister Winston Churchill to maneuver to what he described as the monarch’s official residence.
Charles appears keen to maneuver. But if he does not, what are the Paddy Power odds on Liz ordering him to take action?
Coronets aloft for Crown Jeweller Mark Appleby, who anchored safely – atop the Queen’s coffin – the Imperial State Crown, the 1661 Sceptre with the world’s largest diamond, the Cullinan I, and the gem-encrusted Orb for the unsprung journey from Westminster to Wellington Arch. The Orb and Sceptre gave the impression to be screwed to the oak casket. Mark’s sigh of reduction eradicating the priceless cargo at Windsor ought to have been audible.
Arriving for the funeral, the identification of a feminine determine in black baffled Australia’s Channel Nine commentators. ‘This is a big motorcade,’ mentioned one. ‘I might counsel this may be royalty. Maybe a minor royal. I can not establish her at this level.’ Step ahead Liz Truss!
Trundled out to assist Huw Edwards with the Windsor protection, how does former Question Time host David Dimbleby price his successor Fiona Bruce, pictured?
‘I have not watched any of it,’ he solutions diplomatically.
‘I might be shouting, ‘Ask THIS, ask THAT!’ at the display screen. You do not wish to go backwards.’
Channel 5 newscaster Dan Walker fails to endear himself to ITN colleagues (who make his broadcasts) by sending a suck-up tweet to the BBC’s Huw Edwards. ‘This fella has performed a blinder,’ he gushes. ‘Well performed Huw Edwards. Exceptional stuff.’ Desperate Dan wasn’t wanted for five’s cartoon protection yesterday…
King Felipe of Spain declined to share a coach along with his disgraced father Juan Carlos en path to King Charles’s pre-funeral Buckingham Palace reception. Instead, Irish President Michael D Higgins, endearingly described by the Washington Post as a ‘leprechaun speaking in riddles and verse’ bought the quick straw. The motive? He speaks fluent Spanish.
Charles Moore factors out that below the unwritten structure, the late Queen, although Supreme Governor of the Church of England, turned a member of the Church of Scotland every time she crossed the border. By dying at Balmoral she technically died a Presbyterian, he claims. Discuss.
Joe Biden by no means bought a observe from HM like her one to his presidential predecessor Dwight Eisenhower. ‘I by no means despatched you the recipe of the drop scones which I promised you at Balmoral. I now hasten to take action, and I do hope you will discover them profitable.’