Bedfordshire’s book of condolence for Her Majesty the Queen

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HRH The Queen 1926-2022 Image: Bedford Borough Council
HRH The Queen 1926-2022 Image: Bedford Borough Council

Bedford Borough Council has confirmed that a book of condolence will be opened this weekend (10 September) at the Harpur Suite in Bedford for people to pay their respects to Her Majesty the Queen.

It will remain open from 8am to 5pm until the day after the funeral for those who would like to sign it.

Buckingham Palace confirmed that Her Majesty the Queen, Elizabeth II, passed away at Balmoral Castle yesterday evening.

Read: Her Majesty the Queen has died, Buckingham Palace confirms

There will now be a national period of mourning for 11 days.

Bedfordians are also invited to lay floral tributes at the Embankment entrance to Russell Park.