Remembering when South Shields fell silent for Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral: One year on
September marks one year since the nation stood still to pay tribute.
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A full year has now passed since the UK and commonwealth lost its longest reigning monarch.
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The loss triggered a state of mourning across the UK - the first since the death of Winston Churchill in 1965 - with many shops across the nation closing their doors as a mark of respect.
These nine images mark a moment in history when South Shields stodd still alongside the rest of the country.