Prince Philip laid to rest

17 April 2021, 5:40 PM
Queen Elizabeth and her family paid their last respects to Prince Philip at a funeral on Saturday that celebrated his naval past, his international heritage and seven decades of service in which he helped guide the queen through repeated crises.
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Prince Philip makes final journey followed by Charles, William and Harry 17 April 2021, 4:45 PM

Prince Philip began his final journey on Saturday, his coffin borne on a specially modified Land Rover hearse, followed on foot by a procession of senior royals including Prince Charles and Princes William and Harry.

Fit for, and designed by a prince: Philip’s Land Rover funeral hearse 17 April 2021, 2:16 PM

When Prince Philip's coffin is conveyed to church for his funeral service, it will be taken in a specially-commissioned Land Rover that the British royal himself helped design.

Prince William hails ‘grandpa’ Philip ahead of funeral 13 April 2021, 4:45 PM

Prince William, second in line to the British throne, hailed his late grandfather Prince Philip for his dutiful service ahead of his funeral on Saturday.

Princes Harry and William pay warm tributes to Prince Philip 12 April 2021, 6:35 PM

The grandsons of the late Prince Philip, Prince William and Prince Harry, have both issued statements paying warm tributes to their grandfather who passed away on Friday aged 99.

We’ve lost the ‘grandfather of the nation’, UK’s Prince Andrew says 11 April 2021, 5:25 PM

The death of Britain’s Prince Philip has deprived the nation of its grandfather and left a huge void for his wife of 73 years, Queen Elizabeth, the couple’s second son said on Sunday.

Funeral for UK’s Prince Philip to be held on April 17, Harry plans to attend 10 April 2021, 9:29 PM

The funeral service for Prince Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, will be held on April 17, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday, confirming that Prince Harry was planning to attend.

Artillery guns fire across UK in solemn tribute to Prince Philip 10 April 2021, 2:02 PM

Gun salutes were fired across Britain on Saturday to mark the death of Prince Philip as tributes flooded in for a man who was a pillar of strength for Queen Elizabeth during her record-breaking reign.

Britain mourns Prince Philip but ‘no flowers please’ due to COVID 9 April 2021, 10:27 PM

Britain was mourning Prince Philip who died on Friday but people were asked not to gather in crowds or to lay flowers at royal palaces due to distancing guidelines imposed to stem the spread of coronavirus.

Mixed feelings on social media as world reflects on Prince Philip’s legacy 9 April 2021, 8:30 PM

Britain's longest serving consort passed away at Windsor Castle at the age of 99, two months before the centenary of his birth.

Prince Philip hailed as a man of purpose and conviction as tributes pour in 9 April 2021, 6:41 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has joined the world in paying tribute to the Duke, saying he was a remarkable public figure who lived an extraordinary life and who will be fondly remembered by many people around the world.

Johnson describes Prince Philip as a man who lived an extraordinary life 9 April 2021, 5:03 PM

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has expressed condolences over the passing of Prince Philip.

Queen Elizabeth’s husband Prince Philip dies aged 99 9 April 2021, 2:09 PM

The Duke of Edinburgh, as he was officially known, had been by his wife’s side throughout her 69-year reign, the longest in British history.