After the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022), King Charles III. (73) hardly allowed a moment to pause. For the duties of state and mourning occupy the new English monarch. After yesterday's moving funeral procession through London, Charles flew by helicopter to the home of his wife, Queen Camilla, 75, in the English village of Reybridge outside London. This is reported by the "Daily Mail". A photo shows Charles exiting the helicopter while still in the military uniform of the funeral procession. Today, Thursday (September 15), he is granted a break for the first time since the death of the English queen and thus also a moment to reflect on the tragic events that preceded him.
Nevertheless, Charles III. also use Thursday to further prepare for his new royal duties and role. The "Daily Mirror" reports that the English monarch has received official state papers, the so-called "red boxes", for inspection. Highgrove House is a country estate in Gloucestershire, South West England. Charles moved into the property in 1981 with his then-wife Princess Diana (1961-1997). Queen Elizabeth II is to be buried on September 19.