How did the South Bank prepare for hundreds of thousands of Queen mourners?

The queue to see the Queen’s coffin Lying-in-State has snaked along miles of London’s South Bank – a place already of historical significance when it comes to commemorating Her Majesty’s reign.

Nic Durston, Chief Executive of the South Bank Employers’ Group, explained the preparation required to organise a queue on such a massive scale for this event.

Paul Harrison 16th September 2022