Just In: Queen Elizabeth is to address the nation in a televised speech at 5pm today

The Queen is to make a televised address to the nation on Sunday. Her Majesty will deliver a message to mark Commonwealth Day, which this year falls on Monday, March 8, Manchester Evening News is reporting.

Commonwealth Day is an annual celebration observed by people all over the Commonwealth in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Americas, the Pacific and Europe.

The report, “Usually, there is a service at Westminister Abbey to mark the occasion, however this won’t be going ahead due to the pandemic – Instead, Her Majesty’s speech will be broadcast on Sunday, March 7 in a special hour-long episode on BBC One at 5pm”.

It comes just hours before Prince Harry and Meghan’s interview with Oprah Winfrey is due to air on CBS Network in the US – The two-hour tell-all sit down will be available to watch in the UK on Monday on ITV.

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