Earl and Countess of Wessex visit Queen Elizabeth II tributes in Manchester

Prince Edward and his wife Sophie, Countess of Wessex greeted mourners of Queen Elizabeth II in Manchester during a visit to the city on Thursday, 15 September. Footage shows Edward and the countess receiving well wishes from the public as they visited Manchester Central Library to sign a book of condolence. The royals were then expected to view tributes for Her late Majesty at St Ann’s Square, before then lighting a candle for the Queen at Manchester Cathedral. Queen Elizabeth will be laid to rest in a state funeral service on Monday, 19 September. Watch more videos at the Independent TV: https://www.independent.co.uk/tv/editors-picks Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheIndependentOnline Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Independent Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the.independent Subscribe to Independent Premium for exclusive content and live events: https://bit.ly/2MiOONB


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