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King Charles III accession proclaimed in New Brunswick ceremony – New Brunswick
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King Charles III accession proclaimed in New Brunswick ceremony – New Brunswick

New Brunswick Lt.-Gov. Brenda Murphy officially proclaimed the accession of King Charles III during a brief ceremony at Government House in Fredericton on Saturday afternoon. A traditional blessing by Elder Imelda Perley, a prayer by Most Rev. David Edwards, and brief remarks by Premier Blaine Higgs preceded the proclamation.Following the accession ceremony, those on hand sang God Save the King, and a 21-gun salute was fired outside.King Charles III became Sovereign of Canada after the death of Queen Elizabeth II, though tradition dating back to 1760 and the accession of King George III requires a formal accession ceremony in N.B. when a new sovereign inherits the throne. Trending Stories Harry, Meghan join Willia...