A person was arrested yesterday after he appeared to heckle Prince Andrew as he walked with different senior royals behind his mom Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin. Lizzie Cundy, 54, has spoken to Express.co.uk about her view on the incident, noting to the protestor “there’s a time and a spot”.
The incident occurred when Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin was pushed via Edinburgh with King Charles III main them to St Giles’ Cathedral.
The BBC footage from the occasion seems to point out a male protestor heckling: “Andrew, you are a sick previous man.”
The remainder of his phrases weren’t audible as his voice was muted and drowned out by voiceover commentary and the folks round him.
Prince Andrew was compelled to take a step again from royal duties after his friendship with Jeffrey Epstein got here to gentle, nonetheless the duke has at all times denied all accusations in opposition to him.
Talking in regards to the occasion, Lizzie instructed Express.co.uk: “I am all for freedom of speech however I do assume there’s a time and a spot and that wasn’t it, and anybody that’s heckled by a coffin, not to mention Her Majesty’s, must be handled.
Throughout the procession, the Queen’s coffin was taken from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to the cathedral.
Her coffin left Scotland for the ultimate time earlier in the present day and made the poignant journey again to Buckingham Palace.
Lizzie is presently a patron for Victoria’s Promise, a charity empowering younger ladies and their households via most cancers and past.
The charity was based within the identify of Victoria, a younger girl who died in January 2014.
Victoria’s Promise have teamed up with famend artist ‘Penny Crayon NFT’ to launch their very own assortment of digital artwork, the primary of its type.
NFTs are a quick rising phenomena within the artwork world that utilises blockchain expertise to permit for artists to have the ability to authenticate their paintings within the digital area.
Talking about Victoria’s Promise and the Promise Bears, Lizzie stated: “Victoria at all times cherished bears and that is only a fantastic, pretty technique to fund the type of important companies that Victoria’s Promise offers to these supporting different ladies going via most cancers.”
To seek out out extra info and purchase a promise bear NFT go to https://www.victoriaspromise.org/