05 April 2020

Coronavirus Address

The Queen addressed the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth in a special broadcast recorded at Windsor Castle.
BBC screencap

The Queen has made televised addresses on four prior occasions: the Diamond Jubilee in 2012; the death of The Queen Mother in 2002; the death of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1997; and the Gulf War in 1991. Today's message - filmed at Windsor in a room large enough to allow enough space between Her Majesty and the cameraperson according to coronavirus protocols - was one of comfort and strength. You can watch below.