"Protests have been postponed out of respect for the Queen and the Royal Family," read posters posted in Unionist areas of the..
British royal family
Family consisting of close relatives of the monarch of the United Kingdom
The British royal family comprises Queen Elizabeth II and her close relations. There is no strict legal or formal definition of who is or is not a member of the British royal family. Many members support the Queen in undertaking public engagements and often pursue charitable work and interests. The royal family are regarded as British cultural icons.