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City of London proclaims Charles as King

Charles III has been proclaimed as King in a ceremony outside the City of London’s Royal Exchange. The reading of the Accession Proclamation was performed by Timothy Duke, the Clarenceux King of Arms in front of the Lord Mayor, Court of Aldermen, High Officers and members of Common Council. It formally announced the death of the Queen and proclaimed the succession of the King. The Coldstream Guards stood to attention as the proclamation was read out.