Truss arrives to meet queen, to be appointed PM

STORY: After being announced as prime minister, Truss will address the country and start to form a government.

Shortly before Truss arrived at Balmoral with her husband Hugh O'Leary, the outgoing prime minister Boris Johnson tendered his resignation to the Queen.

Truss is tasked with steering Britain through a looming lengthy recession and an energy crisis that threatens the finances of millions of households and businesses.