The reality TV star paid tribute to the Queen with a sweet snapshot of her encounter with the late monarch as a child.
Former Towie star Amy Childs took to Instagram to pay tribute to Her Majesty, who passed away on Thursday.
Dressed in her school uniform, young Amy can be seen meeting the queen with her friend.
The reality TV star in the photo is a teenager with red hair and highlights.
Writing next to a sweet snap from the early 2000s, she said, “What a very sad day… 💔 RIP our beautiful queen.”
Amy isn’t the only reality TV star to pay homage to our beloved queen.
Yesterday, Charlotte Dawson posted a baby photo on her Instagram of herself holding flowers to give to Her Majesty.
Charlotte, 29, posted on her social media a snapshot from 2002 of herself as a schoolgirl presenting flowers to the Queen.
The reality TV star looked like a fresh ten-year-old girl with golden hair tied in two braids.
In her school uniform and tie, Charlotte held a small bouquet of yellow flowers, patiently waiting to meet the Queen.
“She was so beautiful that she made me instantly calm down … This is such a great loss for our country, which really will not be the same.”
On Thursday evening, Buckingham Palace confirmed that Her Majesty Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history, had passed away, making her son Charles king.
A statement released by the palace said: “The Queen passed away peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.
“The King and Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral tonight and return to London tomorrow.”
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In a televised speech broadcast around the world, King Charles III paid tribute to his beloved mother, Queen Elizabeth II, following her death on Thursday.
The new king spoke of his “personal grief”, vowing his debt of service.
Sitting next to a photograph of the late queen, the king said: “In a little over a week, we will come together as a nation, as a Commonwealth and even as a global community to bury my beloved mother.
“In our sorrow let us remember and draw strength from the light of her example.”
A member of the royal family said that the “affection, admiration and respect” that the queen evoked “became the hallmark of her reign”.
He added, “And as every member of my family can attest, she combined those qualities with warmth, humor and an unerring ability to always see the best in people.”
The new king expressed his best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, sending “my love to Harry and Meghan as they continue to build their lives abroad.”
King Charles, who proclaimed the period Royal mourning will be observed until seven days after his mother’s funeral, he will now be formally proclaimed monarch at the historic meeting of the Accession Council today at St James’s Palace.