'God Save the Queen' Sung Outside Buckingham Palace After Queen's Death

Hundreds of people flocked to Buckingham Palace on Thursday evening, September 8, after the Royal Family announced the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

Footage taken by Tomas Petrus captures a crowd singing ‘God Save the Queen’ as it rained on Thursday night outside Buckingham Palace.

The queen was 96 years old and had served as the United Kingdom’s head of state since 1952. Credit: Tomas Petrus via Storyful

Video transcript

(CROWD SINGING) Send her victorious, happy and glorious, long to reign over us, God save the queen.

[CROWD CHEERING]

(CROWD SINGING) Send her victorious, happy and glorious, long to reign over us, God save the queen.

[CROWD CHEERING]

(CROWD SINGING) Send her victorious, happy and glorious, long to reign over us, God save the queen.

[CROWD CHEERING]