September 8 to 19 declared period of mourning following Queen’s passing

The government has declared September 8 to 19, a period of mourning.

This following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II.

In a statement today (September 8), the Office of the Prime Minister said effective immediately all flags on public buildings should be flown at half-mast to mark the commencement of the mourning period.

It said a day of mourning will be observed on September 18.

During the period of mourning, it is the customary recommendation that no celebratory activity should take place.


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