Key moments from King Charles III’s first address to the United Kingdom and Commonwealth since the death of Queen Elizabeth.
Key points from King Charles’ first address to the nation
Loving tributes to his late mother and decisive action were central to the King’s first address to the nation as monarch.
Charles used his speech, which lasted almost eight minutes, to pay tribute to his “darling Mama” but spoke warmly of other family members also.
Here are some of the key moments from the speech.
Tribute to Queen Elizabeth II
The King said his “beloved mother was an inspiration”. He said she “was a life well lived” and was “mourned most deeply in her passing”.