New commemorative coins featuring both the king and the late queen

The first portrait of King Charles III to appear on currency was unveiled Friday as the Royal Mint marks the end of an era and the beginning of another with its first “double monarch” coin. The new King’s statue, designed to look “more human” than previous official portraits of monarchs, will appear on commemorative £5 … Read more

When will he be officially crowned and what happens next?

More than 8,000 guests from 129 countries traveled to Westminster Abbey for Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in 1953, but the number of guests at the King’s coronation is limited to 2,000 due to health and safety restrictions. The Archbishop of Canterbury will conduct the ceremony at Westminster Abbey, confirming that Charles agrees to become king … Read more

No other Tory government would have made a mini budget mistake, says Ken Clarke

CHris Philp, the chief secretary of the treasury, has defended the government’s decision to scrap the top 45p income tax rate. When asked why it was necessary to make the move now, he told Sky News: “The top rate of now 40 percent, down from 45, makes us internationally competitive, it puts us on a … Read more

Bank of England takes emergency measures to help UK economy | 5 News – 5 News

Bank of England takes emergency measures to help UK economy | 5 News5 News Pound falls despite Bank of England intervention in markets – as it happenedthe guard Bank advances £65bn amid pension fund fearsBBC The Bank of England’s surprise move was smart, but the UK government still faces major challengesMarket overview Explainer: why is … Read more

No Place for Queen Elizabeth II Statue on Trafalgar Square’s Fourth Plinth, Reigns Sadiq Khan

The works are chosen by the Fourth Plinth Committee, appointed by the Mayor’s Office, which reduces a longlist of contemporary proposals in sketch form to a shortlist of six. From this, the winning proposal is approved by the Mayor and funded by the Great London Authority at a cost of £140,000, plus £30,000 artist fee. … Read more

Labor Party conference latest: Keir Starmer hints to target rich with stock tax hike – watch Angela Rayner live – The Telegraph

Labor Party conference latest: Keir Starmer hints to target rich with stock tax hike – watch Angela Rayner liveThe Telegraph Headlines: ‘A Labor moment’ and ‘misery for homeowners’BBC Headlines: ‘A Labor moment’ and ‘misery for homeowners’BBC Keir Starmer has found his winning position – as an antidote to Liz Trussthe guard Labor remains the party … Read more

When will he be officially crowned and what happens next?

More than 8,000 guests from 129 countries traveled to Westminster Abbey for Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in 1953, but the number of guests at the King’s coronation is limited to 2,000 due to health and safety restrictions. The Archbishop of Canterbury will conduct the ceremony at Westminster Abbey, confirming that Charles agrees to become king … Read more

Keir Starmer hints Labor could target the rich with tax hike on stocks

tThe Labor Party’s economic plans are “quite different” from those of the Conservative Party, Sir Keir Starmer has said. He told Times Radio: “We have two rules that we put in place last year, namely that we would pay for everyday expenses, we would borrow to invest. “If we look at the package that the … Read more

Duke and Duchess of Sussex ‘downgraded’ on royal family website

The new changes are likely to be welcomed in California with a weary sigh. The Sussexes are thought to have returned home the day after the Queen’s funeral and feel more ostracized than ever as their new status in the general hierarchy has been made abundantly clear. Hardly speaking to some of their close relatives, … Read more