The death of Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II

08 September 2022

The Queen has died aged 96 - the Food and Drink Federation pays tribute to the longest-reigning monarch in British history.


Statement on the death of Her Majesty The Queen

The United Kingdom's food and drink industry is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at Balmoral on 8 September. The Food and Drink Federation, our member companies and all those who work across our industry express our sincerest condolences to His Majesty King Charles III and the Queen Consort, and to the whole Royal Family. 

Queen Elizabeth dedicated her life to serving our nation, and we owe her a debt of gratitude.