Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has died.
Elizabeth II was the nation’s longest-reigning monarch, serving as head of state for more than 70 years.
In a statement, Buckingham Palace said: “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”
The Leader’s joined by Evening Standard associate editor Jonathan Prynn and royal historian Dr Ed Owens.
Listen here or here:
You can find us on your Spotify Daily Drive or wherever you stream your podcasts.