World leaders head to London for Queen Elizabeth II funeral

La spectacular display of national mourning that will also be the biggest gathering of world leaders for years.

U.S. President Joe Biden and other dignitaries are arriving in London for the funeral, to which around 500 royals,

Thousands of people continued to line up around the clock to file past the queen’s coffin as it lies in state at Parliament’s Westminster

The queen’s eight grandchildren, led by heir to the throne Prince William, circled the coffin and stood with heads bowed during a silent vigil on Saturday evening.

The miles-long queue is expected to be closed to new arrivals later Sunday so that everyone in line can file past

Among the foreign leaders in London was New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who told  she was humbled to represent her nation at.

People across the U.K. are due to pause Sunday evening for a nationwide minute of silence to remember the queen, who died Sept.

 8 at the age of 96 after 70 years on the throne. Monday has been declared a public holiday, and the funeral will be broadcas