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Press Release - Period of National Mourning for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II - 12.09.2022

Press Release

 

Period of National Mourning for

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

 

Out of respect following the death of Her Majesty, the States of Alderney has announced that its continuing business during this time of National Mourning will be limited to the delivery of public services with no policy announcements and the postponement of various public consultation exercises.

The States of Alderney Meeting on Wednesday (September 14th 14:30) will be opened and adjourned to a date to be announced.

The weekly drop-in scheduled for this Friday, September 16th, will not take place and the Biodiversity Strategy drop-in scheduled for Wednesday September 21st has been postponed, with a new date to be announced.

Government business and delivery of public services will continue respectfully during the period of National Mourning which will last until the end of the day of the State Funeral on Monday September 19th, affording Islanders the opportunity to pay tribute and express their sadness.

A Book of Condolence has been placed in the Members Room of The Island Hall, open between 08:45 and 16:30 on weekdays until further notice.

Updates and further information will be available online at www.gov.gg and www.alderney.gov.gg.

 

ENDS