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Old 04-09-2021, 07:03 AM
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Death of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh: 9 April 2021

It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced 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.

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

Further announcements will be made in due course.

Old 04-09-2021, 07:05 AM
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Such sad news for the Queen and the entire family.

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May his soul Rest In Peace. His life has certainly been a long, varied and very interesting one, including a marriage of nearly 73 years. The Queen and his family will certainly miss him very much. He’s been a constant presence in all their lives for so long.
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Such sad news. I wish much strength to the Queen and the rest of his family.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:09 AM
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Awful. My heart is with the family. RIP Prince Philip.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:09 AM
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Just broke into shows on UK TV. Sad.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:10 AM
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Oh, that's really sad news. My deepest condolences to the Queen & her family.

Old 04-09-2021, 07:10 AM
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How very sad, I thought he was doing better after the operation. May he rest in peace.
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Old 04-09-2021, 07:10 AM
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One of a generation we will not see the like of again.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:10 AM
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So sad.

May he rest in peace.
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Old 04-09-2021, 07:11 AM
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Sincere condolences to the Royal Family

What an extraordinary man he was,a life well lived.May he rest in peace.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:11 AM
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Thinking of him and his beloved family; so very sad. Have a good journey to the otherlife.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:12 AM
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Very Sad News. So short before his 100th birthday.

Old 04-09-2021, 07:12 AM
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Such sad news for the Queen and the whole family. His service to Britain during WW2 against the Nazis and then as consort to the Queen was truly remarkable.
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Old 04-09-2021, 07:12 AM
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I just saw the news, which was unexpected despite the Prince's age.

He lived a long and meaningful life, and now it was time to rest.

My condolences to the family and to the British people.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:12 AM
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Just heard this on the BBC. How sad. He will be so sadly missed.

Rest In Peace Prince Philip.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:12 AM
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Very sad. He’s been an icon, and one of my favourite royals to follow.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:13 AM
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It popped up on my news feed just now. RIP.
Old 04-09-2021, 07:13 AM
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Such sad sad news, what a man.
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Old 04-09-2021, 07:13 AM
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Prince Philip --- a stellar example of strength and commitment. May his soul Rest in Peace.

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