The new British Prime Minister must go to Scotland; The Queen is too weak to go to London

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The Queen will appoint the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to Scotland early next week. This is the first time that the appointment will not take place in London at Buckingham Palace. British media I am writing that the health of the 96-year-old Queen is to blame. Staying at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, hopefully, the date will pass anyway.

Since the Queen’s admission to hospital in October, the palace has reported “recurring mobility problems”, which make it difficult for her to stand and walk. In recent months she has had to cancel several festive events, which is very unusual for her.

For example, it was absent from Private church service On the occasion of the seventieth anniversary of the founding of the government. She also hit Throne Speech For the first time since 1963 due to her health condition.

British Conservative Party makes Announced on September 5th who succeeded Boris Johnson as leader and therefore also as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Queen Elizabeth is staying at her summer home at Balmoral Castle. There she will receive Johnson and his successor next week.

Fourteen prime ministers

Johnson formally tendered his resignation to the Queen at Balmoral Castle on Tuesday. His successor, Rishi Sunak or Liz Truss, also traveled to Scotland that day.

Queen Elizabeth has appointed fourteen new prime ministers in her reign so far. At the beginning of July, Johnson announced that he was stepping down as party leader and thus as prime minister.

Now there Two candidates left: Former Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and Foreign Minister Liz Truss. They will compete against each other in the final round. At least 180,000 Conservative Party members received a ballot paper at the start of August and could vote until September 2.

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