Redditch sports clubs pay tribute to late Queen Elizabeth II - The Redditch Standard

Redditch sports clubs pay tribute to late Queen Elizabeth II

Redditch Editorial 9th Sep, 2022   0

REDDITCH’S sports clubs have paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II who died yesterday (September 8) at the age of 96.

The late Queen passed away peacefully at Balmoral yesterday afternoon, a Buckingham Palace statement confirmed.

Queen Elizabeth II was the longest-reigning monarch in British history and her Platinum Jubilee was marked in the UK and around the World earlier this year.

And many of Redditch’s sports clubs have paid their respects following the news.

Southern League Premier Central club Redditch United tweeted: “Redditch United would like to join the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

“Our thoughts go out to the Royal family.

“May she rest in ever peace.”

Fellow Southern League Premier Central side Alvechurch FC tweeted: “Alvechurch Football Club send our condolences to the Royal Family at this time.

“Thank you for your service Ma’am.”

Midland Football League Premier Division club Studley FC tweeted: “Rest in peace.”

RFL League 1 side Midlands Hurricanes tweeted: “We are saddened to learn of the passing of our monarch The Queen.

“Our thoughts are with the Royal Family, and everyone mourning her loss at this time.

“Rest In Peace Your Majesty.”

Local cricket club Redditch Entaco CC tweeted: “RIP HRH Queen Elizabeth 1926 -2022.”


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