The Queen's speech

Posted : 2019-10-22 14:18 Updated : 2019-10-22 14:18
Britain's Queen Elizabeth is seen during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Soldiers line The Mall ahead of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II leaving Buckingham Palace to attend the Opening of Parliament in London, Britain, 14 October 2019. The Queen read a speech from the throne in the House of Lords and open Parliament. EPA

The Queen's Guard line The Mall ahead of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II leaving Buckingham Palace to attend the Opening of Parliament in London, Britain, 14 October 2019. The Queen will read a speech from the the throne in the House of Lords and open Parliament. EPA

Britain's Queen Elizabeth is driven by carriage as she returns to Buckingham Palace after delivering the State Opening of Parliament in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II travels in a carriage to parliament for the official State Opening of Parliament in London, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth's crown is driven to the State Opening of Parliament in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II rides in the Diamond Jubilee State Coach on the Mall in London on October 14, 2019 as she returns to Buckingham Palace from the Houses of Parliament after attending the State Opening of Parliament. - The State Opening of Parliament is where Queen Elizabeth II performs her ceremonial duty of informing parliament about the government's agenda for the coming year in a Queen's Speech. AFP

An order of ceremony sheet is seen on a seat ahead the State Opening of Parliament in the Houses of Parliament in London on October 14, 2019. - The State Opening of Parliament is where Queen Elizabeth II performs her ceremonial duty of informing parliament about the government's agenda for the coming year in a Queen's Speech. AFP

Yeomen of the Guard during the ceremonial search of the Palace of Westminster ahead of the State Opening of Parliament in the Houses of Parliament in London on October 14, 2019. AFP

Yeomen of the Guard walk through the Norman Porch at the Palace of Westminster for the State Opening of Parliament in the Houses of Parliament in London on October 14, 2019. AFP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth's crown is carried to the State Opening of Parliament in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives in the Norman Porch at the Palace of Westminster and the Houses of Parliament for the State Opening of Parliament ceremony in London, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Charles, Prince of Wales leave after the Queen's speech during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, with Prince Charles, attends the official State Opening of Parliament in London, Monday Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth delivers the Queen's Speech during the State Opening of Parliament during the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth appears on a screen as she delivers the Queen's Speech during the State Opening of Parliament during the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, with Prince Charles, attends the official State Opening of Parliament in London, Monday Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Charles, the Prince of Wales are seen during the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster in London, Britain October 14, 2019. REUTERS

Gentlemen at Arms wait in the Norman Porch ahead of the State Opening of Parliament in the Houses of Parliament in London on October 14, 2019. - The State Opening of Parliament is where Queen Elizabeth II performs her ceremonial duty of informing parliament about the government's agenda for the coming year in a Queen's Speech. AFP

Members of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen at Arms talk beneath a painting of Britain's Queen Victoria before lining-up in the Norman Porch at the Palace of Westminster and the Houses of Parliament at the State Opening of Parliament ceremony in London, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Page boys sit together before lining-up for the arrival of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in the Norman Porch at the Palace of Westminster and the Houses of Parliament for the State Opening of Parliament ceremony in London, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. AP

Members of the Life Guards, a unit of the Household Cavalry, board a coach following their honour guard duties during the State Opening of Parliament in the Houses of Parliament in London on October 14, 2019. - The State Opening of Parliament is where Queen Elizabeth II performs her ceremonial duty of informing parliament about the government's agenda for the coming year in a Queen's Speech. AFP