Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk makes statement following the death of Her Majesty The Queen

Lord Lieutenant Lady ClareFollowing the deeply saddening announcement of the death of Her Majesty The Queen, the Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk, Clare, Countess of Euston, has made a public statement. Lady Clare said:

“This evening we have heard the news that has been dreaded for so long.

“The beating heart of our great nation has been silenced.

“Our grief is beyond all imagining.

“The whole world has lost an incomparable Queen and woman, a leader for all time.

“The whole world stands with its flags at half-mast.

“In our beloved Suffolk, a county the Queen had such a great affection for, we are completely devastated.”