Today marks the coronation of King Charles III in the UK.

Millions of people across the world are expected to celebrate the event which combines a religious service and pagentry as is being held at Westminster Abbey at 11am in London.

To honour the event The Portugal News has turned blue to mark the crowning of the King and Camilla, the Queen Consort.

According to the BBC, “The doors of Westminster Abbey opened for the congregation at 07:30, with more than 2,200 people from 203 countries expected to attend. Heads of state and representatives of overseas governments are starting to arrive, foreign royals will arrive from 10:25 and members of the British Royal Family from 10:35”.