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Royal Family Celebrates Charles and Camilla’s Tour of Nations

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The Royal Family’s Instagram account has celebrated The King and The Queen Consort’s tour of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in the wake of the Queen’s death.

A post this morning shared a selection of photos from King Charles and Camilla’s visits to the nations.

His Majesty was pictured meeting members of the public in Edinburgh, Belfast, Cardiff and London during his week-long tour following the death of Queen Elizabeth last week at the age of 96.

The Royal Family’s Instagram account has celebrated The King and The Queen Consort’s successful tour of the British lands with a series of snaps, including this one of the royal couple meeting well-wishers outside Hillsborough Castle, Co Down

The post depicted King Charles inspecting the guard of honor as he arrived at the ceremony of the keys at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

The post depicted King Charles inspecting the guard of honor as he arrived at the ceremony of the keys at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

The caption read: ‘This week, The King and The Queen Consort were greeted by crowds in all four countries of the UK.

‘In Edinburgh, Belfast, Cardiff and London, members of the public expressed their condolences and good wishes on the passing of Her Majesty the Queen.’

People rushed to the comments to send their thoughts and prayers to the new king and queen consort.

One wrote: ‘Beautiful photos in such a sad time that my heart does for everyone. Like all Britain’s in the first place, she was a mother and then a queen. Always loved in all ways respected. From our home in South Australia.

King Charles was caught greeting members of the public as he left Cardiff Castle in Wales on Friday

King Charles was caught greeting members of the public as he left Cardiff Castle in Wales on Friday

His Majesty met members of the public in line along the South Bank, near Lambeth Bridge, as they waited to see Queen Elizabeth in state for her funeral on Monday

His Majesty met members of the public in line along the South Bank, near Lambeth Bridge, as they waited to see Queen Elizabeth in state for her funeral on Monday

King Charles and the Queen Consort, Camilla viewed flower arrangements outside Hillsborough Castle in Belfast

King Charles and the Queen Consort, Camilla viewed flower arrangements outside Hillsborough Castle in Belfast

The caption read that members of the public 'expressed their condolences and good wishes' after the death of the Queen

The caption read that members of the public ‘expressed their condolences and good wishes’ after the death of the Queen

Another said: ‘How hard it must be to mourn your mother while the world is watching. Much love and respect, condolences.’

While someone else wrote: ‘It’s so wonderful to see Their Majesties receive such a warm welcome wherever they go.

“We, their longtime supporters, have always known they were going to be great, but it’s so heartwarming and amazing that now everyone can see and feel that…so proud of them.”

Crowds lined the streets of British nations during the new monarch’s visit ahead of his late mother’s state funeral at Westminster Abbey and the funeral at St George’s Chapel in Windsor on Monday – following her death in Balmoral on Thursday at 96 -year age.

In Edinburgh, the King inspected the guard of honor at the Palace of Holyroodhouse before attending the ceremony of the keys in the forecourt.

Camilla met a member of the public during the couple's visit to Cardiff Castle in South Wales

Camilla met a member of the public during the couple’s visit to Cardiff Castle in South Wales

The Queen Consort received flowers as she left the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood in Edinburgh

The Queen Consort received flowers as she left the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood in Edinburgh

The monarch and Camilla met members of the public while strolling in Writer's Square, during a remembrance service at St Anne's Cathedral in Belfast

The monarch and Camilla met members of the public while strolling in Writer’s Square, during a remembrance service at St Anne’s Cathedral in Belfast

People rushed to the comments to send their thoughts and prayers to the new king and queen consort

People rushed to the comments to send their thoughts and prayers to the new king and queen consort

In Belfast, the royal couple visited Hillsborough Castle, where they viewed an exhibition about the late Queen’s long association with Northern Ireland.

The King met Northern Ireland Secretary Chris Heaton-Harris and party leaders and received a message of condolence led by the Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

As a tribute to his late mother, the King returned to London on Wednesday to lead Wednesday’s procession behind the coach carrying her coffin to Westminster Hall, where the dedication begins for her state funeral.

On Friday, the King was joined by the Queen Consort who attended a memorial service for his mother at Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff.

Members of the audience pay their respects as they pass Queen Elizabeth II's coffin in state in Westminster Hall

Members of the audience pay their respects as they pass Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin in state in Westminster Hall

Members of the public have a past like King Charles, the Princess Royal, the Duke of York and the Earl of Wessex as they keep a vigil next to the coffin of their mother, Queen Elizabeth

Members of the public have a past like King Charles, the Princess Royal, the Duke of York and the Earl of Wessex as they keep a vigil next to the coffin of their mother, Queen Elizabeth

Charles and Camilla were greeted by adoring schoolchildren and thousands of other royal fans before he delivered a historic speech in Welsh to the Senedd and talked about how close Wales was to his mother’s heart.

Tonight, 1,000 guests will be hosted by the King and Queen Consort at Buckingham Palace, including world leaders, ambassadors and foreign royals, where they will also be greeted by the Prince and Princess of Wales, the Princess Royal and the Earl and Countess of Wessex.

The kings and queens from the Netherlands, Norway and Spain will also be in attendance – but guests asked to wear lounge suits and morning dresses instead of ball gowns and white tie, as would be expected at a regular state event at the King’s London home.

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