The death of Prince Philip is announced

Buckingham Palace has announced the death of Prince Philip.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 12:27 pm

A statement read: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

“His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.

“Further announcements will made in due course.

Prince Philip

“The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.”