Queen Elizabeth II dwell updates: Bidens go to coffin, U.Ok. has minute of silence

London’s Covent Backyard has been residence to a market of 1 kind or one other since way back to the mid-Seventeenth century. The house grew to become related to Queen Victoria in 1897, the 12 months of her Diamond Jubilee, when development started on Jubilee Corridor, designed to accommodate a flower market. The flowers have since moved to a bigger house south of the river. However there’s nonetheless a market right here, formally opened by Queen Elizabeth II in 1987, after a significant restoration. Stalls throughout the market promote meals, souvenirs, crafts and antiques — together with royal memorabilia.