News

Princess Kate says the Queen was ‘looking down’ when rainbows appeared in the sky


The Princess said the rainbows that appeared were the Queen looking down on them (Picture: PA)

The Princess said the rainbows that appeared were the Queen looking down on them (Picture: PA)

The Princess of Wales said she believed the Queen was looking down on them when five rainbows appeared in the sky over Balmoral.

Kate, 40, thanked those who had worked to help create the perfect send off for the former monarch, alongside her husband Prince William.

The Prince of Wales said the rainbows had left them surprised and said ‘In Scotland, how many rainbows turned up? You hardly ever see rainbows up there, but there were five.’

Kate smiled as she replied: ‘Her Majesty was looking down on us.’

In their first in person engagement since the funeral, William also said he found himself ‘choked up’ when he saw Paddington Bear tributes to his grandmother.

Rainbows were seen in Windsor on the day the Queen died (Picture: Getty)

Crowds were left in awe at the beautiful skies over Buckingham Palace (Picture: WireImage)

The rainbow in Windsor the day the Queen died (Picture: Getty)

Princess Kate has said she thinks the rainbows were the Queen looking down on her (Picture: PA)

MORE : Huw Edwards ‘tipped for knighthood’ after decades in journalism and high praise for BBC coverage of Queen’s death

The stunning skies seemed to say a last goodbye to the Monarch, on Sunday, who has been a central figurehead of the country for over 70 years, and Britain’s longest reigning monarch.

It also comes as rainbows were also spotted outside Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle on the day of Her Majesty’s death.

The stunning skylines were also seen by the thousands of people waiting in the Queue as they lined up to see the Queen lying-in-state in Westminster Hall.

Queen Elizabeth II dead: Latest updates

Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral: All the key events as they happened
Date predicted for coronation of King Charles with ‘announcement expected soon’
Queen Elizabeth and technology throughout the years
The history of the Queen’s Coronation chicken and how to make it
All the tributes the Royal Family have paid to the Queen following her death

Head to Metro.co.uk’s Queen Elizabeth II tag page for the latest updates, and sign Metro.co.uk’s book of condolence to Her Majesty here.

The Prince thanked volunteers and operational staff who helped to organise the Queen’s Committal Service, despite not being expected to carry out any official engagements until their mourning period ends.

Prince William made his first speech since his grandmother passed away yesterday, with a pre-recorded address to the Earthshot Prize summit in New York.

The prince was due to attend but cancelled his trip following the Queen’s death.

Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at webnews@metro.co.uk.

For more stories like this, check our news page.

…read more

Source:: Metro

      

(Visited 10 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *