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The longest reign in British history is over

Historic: Queen Elizabeth II died in Scotland yesterday afternoon, aged 96.

Was the Queen Britain’s greatest monarch? Elizabeth II has died after more than 70 years of public service. Today is a moment of profound change, for Britain and the world.

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