“Alexa, play the Queen’s Christmas Day message” will quickly be a factor — even in the event you don’t stay within the UK. Beginning December twenty fifth at 3PM GMT (or 10AM ET, 7AM PT), that phrase will ship the Queen’s conventional Christmas Day broadcast, according to The Guardian.
Should you’re curious what the Queen’s message would possibly comprise, you’ll be able to take a look at transcripts of all her earlier Christmas Broadcasts (going again to 1952!) at The Royal Household’s website. Little question this one will spend a while on the COVID-19 pandemic, whose newest variant is at the moment forcing London to impose its harshest lockdown yet, however maybe it’ll be a little bit of an escape from the cruel actuality, too.
Amazon appears to suppose it is likely to be: “After a difficult yr, tens of millions of individuals from throughout the Commonwealth will likely be eagerly awaiting Her Majesty the Queen’s message on Christmas Day. By creating this world-first innovation, simply as we did in 2012 with the discharge of the Queen’s Christmas speech on Kindle, we hope that much more folks will have the ability to benefit from the uplifting phrases of Her Majesty,” reads a press release from Eric King, director of Amazon Alexa Europe.