Prince Philip's funeral will take place on Saturday 17 April at Windsor Castle
A spokesman for Buckingham Palace said on Saturday that a ceremonial funeral for British Prince Philip will take place next Saturday at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle.
The spokesman said that the royal family hopes that the next few days will be seen as an opportunity to celebrate the "exceptional life" of the Duke of Edinburgh, adding that the Covid-19 epidemic "is, of course, asking us to make major adjustments to the arrangements. The original is the funeral of His Royal Highness."
While this is of course a time of mourning and mourning for the royal family and many other people who have known or admired the Duke of Edinburgh, it is hoped that the next few days will also be seen as an opportunity to celebrate an extraordinary and wonderful life. In terms of his great contribution and lasting legacy. "
10 April 2021