The new queen consort: What to know about Camilla, Charles's wife

Charles became King of Britain and Camilla is now Queen's Consort.

What is a Queen Consort, and how do they work together? A queen consort refers to a woman who has been married to the reigning monarch.

Camilla Rosemary, born Camilla Rosemary Said, was a descendant of aristocrats who had close ties to the British royal family.

Camilla and Charles were married in a low-key civil wedding in 2005

Prince Charles II, Queen Elizabeth II's oldest son, was elected king shortly after his death.

Prince Charles II, Queen Elizabeth II's oldest son, was elected king shortly after his death.