King Charles III Formally Proclaimed U.Okay. Monarch With Pomp and Ceremony

LONDON—King Charles III was formally proclaimed monarch throughout a historic televised Accession Council ceremony held in St. James’s Palace on Saturday, as Britain’s new king undertook the primary formalities of his reign whereas nonetheless grieving for his late mom.

For the primary time, stay tv pictures have been beamed from the throne room in St. James’s palace as King Charles oversaw his first Privy Council assembly. For almost all Britons, it was the primary time they’d seen the ceremony, giving them a glimpse at time-honored rituals which have ushered in kings and queens over the centuries.