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High street shop announces closure of stores for Queen’s Funeral

High street shop announces closure of stores for Queen’s Funeral

ZARA will close all its stores as a mark of respect on the day of Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral next Monday.

Several leading retailers and supermarkets have already announced plans to shut their big stores for the Queen’s funeral next Monday.


All 68 Zara stores will close on Monday, September 19.Credit: Getty

The longest-reigning British monarch died on Thursday at the age of 96.

Her Majesty’s state funeral has been declared a bank holiday and several major retailers have also decided to shut up shop next week, out of respect.

Sainsbury’s, Aldi, Waitrose, Lildl, Asda and Tesco are to close the doors of their larger stores on the day Queen Elizabeth II will be laid to rest.

Meanwhile sources told The Sun that Morrisons is also finalising details to close their stores, or reduce opening hours.

Morrisons are finalising details to close their stores or reduce opening hours, sources told The Sun.

It is thought that large supermarkets will shut roughly between the hours of 10am and 2pm.

However, smaller convenience stores will remain open, in part to ensure that the thousands of people expected to gather to watch the funeral will be able to buy water and food for the day.

For a full list of shops that are shutting, read our guide.

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