Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II: 21 April 1926 to 8 September 2022

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UK Research and Innovation Chief Executive Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser today paid tribute to the life of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Professor Leyser said:

The death of Her Majesty The Queen is an extremely sad and poignant moment for the nation and the world, and on behalf of UK Research and Innovation, I send our sincere condolences to her family.

The Queen was truly a remarkable woman and her steadfast service has been a shining light for us all throughout her momentous reign.

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