The primary Sunday in March is shaping as much as be the best day of the 12 months for fanatics of Britain’s royal family—and likewise for anybody who relishes peak awkwardness.
In a transfer that raised loads of eyebrows over the timing, Westminster Abbey’s official website posted on Monday, Feb. 22 that Queen Elizabeth II will give her annual handle in honor of Commonwealth Day on Sunday, March 7. The message will air throughout a BBC One particular entitled A Celebration for Commonwealth Day, which replaces the in-person Commonwealth Day service that had been deliberate for March 8 however was canceled as a result of pandemic.
The Queen will seem in a pre-taped message from Windsor Fortress, whereas Prince Charles, Prince William, Kate Middleton and Sophie, Countess of Wessex are set to take part within the occasion as effectively.
And now, this is the place issues get thrilling. As royal followers know, March 7 is additionally the day that Oprah Winfrey will interview Meghan Markle and Prince Harry for CBS, marking the couple’s first interview since saying that they’re expecting their second child.