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The queue to see the late Queen lying-in-state has just reopened after being closed for more than seven hours as it became full. 
However, mourners have been warned they face a 24-hour wait to get to the front.
Ambulances have attended to hundreds of people fainting and collapsing in queues to see the late Queen lying in state, the NHS has said. 
The ambulance service said it and partner agencies had cared for 435 patients who fell ill along the route and surrounding areas by the end of Thursday. 
The London Ambulance Service has drawn up plans to deploy an extra 300 staff on the day of the state funeral, with pressures expected to mount. 
Earlier, hundreds of mourners defied an order to stay away and continued to enter the line at Southwark Park, with more creating a queue for the queue. 
Two women were allegedly sexually assaulted as they waited, a court heard. Track the progress of the line here
It came as China has suggested the UK is guilty of failing to show "proper manners to guests" amid reports that a Chinese government delegation will not be allowed to attend Queen Elizabeth’s lying in state in Parliament.
David Beckham caused a commotion in the queue to see the late Queen as he joined the public in line.
Images shared on social media showed fellow members of the queue holding their phones in the air to capture a picture of the 47-year-old former footballer as he waited to pay his respects. 
Many other celebrities also joined the line through London. 
However, some looking to join the queue on Thursday might have been forgiven for thinking it began 5,300 miles away in Fresno, California. 
Read how a misheard word at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport directed the public to mourn the late Queen in Yosemite.
The state funeral of Queen Elizabeth will see the biggest policing operation ever staged in the UK, the Metropolitan Police has said. 
There will be 22 miles of barriers deployed across London amid the biggest VIP protection operation ever undertaken in Britain. 
Officers from almost every force in the country will be in the capital to help ensure the safety of the public, the Royal family and visiting heads of state, who will include Joe Biden and the leaders of the G7 countries. 
They will have been hosted by the King at Buckingham Palace on the eve of the funeral at an official state reception on a scale unprecedented in living memory. 
Some, such as Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand’s prime minister, will have travelled for more than 24 hours to be at the "reception of the century".
The King and Queen Consort completed their tour of the Union today, where they visited the Welsh Senedd and Cardiff Castle. 
The monarch told of the "immense gratitude" he felt as Prince of Wales and the Welsh First Minister used the visit to suggest the new Prince of Wales, Prince William, should be willing to use the Welsh language, although he said "nobody is expecting miracles". 
Tonight, the King and his siblings will stand vigil by the late Queen’s coffin, with her grandchildren doing the same on Saturday night. You can watch the moment here
Royal sources have revealed that the King decided that the Duke of Sussex could wear military uniform for the solemn moment. 
Yet after Princes William and Harry are united in sorrow with their cousins, can their truce last? 
Camilla Tominey analyses where the "Fab Four" go from here.
Here are the biggest talking points among Telegraph readers in a long and sombre week of national mourning. Read their views.
World leaders | Volodymyr Zelensky’s wife is expected to attend Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral on Monday without the Ukrainian president. Olena Zelenska, the First Lady of Ukraine, will reportedly be among a host of world leaders, including Joe Biden and dozens of royals from around the world, at the state funeral at Westminster Abbey. Also today:
The royal jewellery collection – and who it will be passed down to – offers an insight into the family’s history and ties
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Multiple Himars strikes | Ukraine today launched a long-range rocket attack on an apparent meeting of Kremlin-installed officials in the occupied city of Kherson. Footage from the scene showed a plume of black smoke billowing from the Court of Appeals building, which is believed to be the headquarters for Russia’s occupation authorities there. Meanwhile, Germany has seized control of three oil refineries run by Russian firm Rosneft in its latest effort to shore up energy supplies.
Harlequins have been left confused and frustrated ahead of this weekend’s London derby after they were barred from picking Marcus Smith, even though Saracens will welcome back five England stars. The 23-year-old fly-half has not been granted special dispensation to appear in what promises to be a tantalising Premiership fixture on Saturday at the Twickenham Stoop, risking further debate over the integrity of rest protocols for elite players. Meanwhile, Worcester Warriors’ game with Exeter Chiefs will go ahead as scheduled after the struggling Gallagher Premiership club met a crucial deadline set by the RFU to prove they could safely host the contest despite ongoing financial difficulties.
The pound slumped below $1.14 for the first time since 1985 after a slump in retail sales fuelled fears that the UK is hurtling toward a recession. Sales volumes fell 1.6pc in August compared with the previous month, Office for National Statistics data revealed, the biggest decline this year and more than three times the drop forecast by economists. It comes on the 30th anniversary of Black Wednesday, when a collapse in the pound forced Britain to withdraw from the Exchange Rate Mechanism. Lauren Almeida reveals how to profit from the weakest pound since 1985.
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