Henry Smith MP has sworn allegiance to His Majesty King Charles III, as the House of Commons returned following the period of national mourning in honour of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Speaking in Central Lobby after swearing in (on Wednesday, 21st September), Henry said;
“As Parliament sits again upon the conclusion of national mourning for Her Majesty the Queen, I’m pleased to swear allegiance to HM King Charles III in the House of Commons.
“Members of Parliament give thanks for the life of Queen Elizabeth II, and pledge loyalty to King Charles III.
“God save the King!”
Henry’s oath in the House of Commons;
“I swear by Almighty God that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to His Majesty King Charles, his heirs and successors, according to law. So help me God.”