King Charles III And Camilla Hurled With Eggs, Protester Arrested

TOPSHOT - Britain's King Charles III and Britain's Camilla, Queen Consort greet the crowd upon their arrival Buckingham Palace in London, on September 9, 2022, a day after Queen Elizabeth II died at the age of 96. - Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history and an icon instantly recognisable to billions of people around the world, died at her Scottish Highland retreat on September 8. (Photo by Daniel LEAL / AFP) (Photo by DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • King Charles III and Camilla, the queen consort, were egged upon arriving in the northern England city of York on Wednesday.
  • Entering the city through Micklegate Bar, a medieval gateway where monarchs are traditionally welcomed to the city, the king and queen consort begin walking among a slew of people, restricted by barriers, itching to catch a glimpse of the reigning monarch and his wife.
  • A video shows the king shaking hands with several people, when multiple eggs narrowly missed the king’s face.

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