With pomp but no queen, UK govt sets out the year’s agenda

Yeoman warders march in the houses of Parliament to start the ceremonial search which is the opening event of the annual state opening of Parliament at the House of Lords, in London, Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Britain’s Parliament is opening a new year-long session with Prime Minister Boris Johnson trying to re-energize his scandal-tarnished administration and address the U.K.’s worsening cost-of-living crisis. (Eddie Mulholland/Pool Photo via AP)

With pomp but no queen, UK govt sets out the year’s agenda