Queen Elizabeth II has been laid to rest following a private burial ceremony at St George’s Chapel Windsor

She was buried alongside her late husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, and her father, mother and sister

Earlier, the late monarch’s coffin was lowered into the royal vault in the chapel

Her Crown Jewels were removed from the top of it during a service of prayers and hymns

It followed a day of ceremony, with a state funeral this morning attended by world leaders and dignitaries at Westminster Abbey

Huge crowds then lined the route as her coffin was taken on a gun carriage through London and then by hearse to Windsor.