Coronation Concert: Katy Perry, Take That and more perform to celebrate King Charles III – live

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And in celebration of the natural world, here’s an Alexis Ffrench performance, with an intro by the king who, again, is explaining how effed everything is. Still, enjoy the Muppets everyone.

Stella is also explaining that the world is absolutely effed and there’s absolutely no hope for any of us, but it’s OK because the king knew it was going to happen 50 years ago

And now here’s Stella “Sorry, Dad Was Busy” McCartney, to explain that the world is quite nice.

Updated at 16.34 EDT

Oh, here come the lit up drones. In Cornwall, the drones have taken the shape of a watering can. In Cardiff, a dragon.

Dover is lit up. Blackpool is lit up. Newcastle is a bit lit up. Some people in Cambridge are on bikes that can light up a tree. It’s hard to describe this bit through the medium of a liveblog, but try to imagine some lights. There, you’ve got it.

Here’s Paloma Faith, dressed as a sort of fuchsia sex…

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