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Old 04-14-2021, 05:51 AM
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The Funeral of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh



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Old 04-17-2021, 03:43 AM
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Live coverage of the Funeral of The Duke of Edinburgh will start in a few hours time:


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Old 04-17-2021, 08:06 AM
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I'm watching the coverage on BBC News it looks like a beautiful Spring day in Windsor for the funeral.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:09 AM
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The main coverage of the funeral starts here at 11pm Saturday night. It is 10.10pm now.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:11 AM
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I'm watching Huw Edwards pre funeral programme currently with a Colonel of the Grenadier Guards.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:14 AM
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I read through the Order of Service this morning and I have to say, I’m not sure my heart can handle the Lament, Last Post, Reveille, and Action Stations. Break out the tissues because I’m sure the waterworks will be flowing.

And, oh, that photo of all of his insignia on the altar. Stunning and gut-wrenching at the same time.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:19 AM
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The main coverage of the funeral starts here at 11pm Saturday night. It is 10.10pm now.
If you have Foxtel - try UKTV as their coverage has started.
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I'm watching the BBC pre funeral coverage on YouTube (Huw Edwards). It's 8:15 AM here now. I also just read the Order of Service and it will be very emotional to watch. I feel so sad for the Queen.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:23 AM
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How much longer till the service starts?
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:28 AM
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How much longer till the service starts?
1½ hours, but the funeral proccesion will start about 20 minutes before.
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arriving at Windsor Castle
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Arrivals of Royals & Attendees to Windsor:

The Prince of Wales

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

The Duchess of Cornwall

Zara and Mike Tindall

Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi

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Old 04-17-2021, 08:49 AM
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The grenadiers look grand!
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:52 AM
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I love the military personnel parading in the sunshine, everyone looking their best. I'm really glad it's a nice day even if it's a sad occasion.
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The arrival of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery at Windsor, what a wonderful sight.
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Old 04-17-2021, 08:58 AM
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It's a beautiful sunny spring day right across the country. OK, the weather isn't going to make the Queen feel any better, but it feels as if the sun and blue sky have turned out to do Prince Philip proud.
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The BBC News Special shown between 10-11 this morning featured an interview with one of Philips Great- Nieces Princess Xenia of Hohenlohe-Langenburg who’s brother is attending the funeral. Lovely lovely interview which is probably on iPlayer.
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The BBC News Special shown between 10-11 this morning featured an interview with one of Philips Great- Nieces Princess Xenia of Hohenlohe-Langenburg who’s brother is attending the funeral. Lovely lovely interview which is probably on iPlayer.
The Princess had some lovely words about her great uncle.
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I plan to watch the funeral coverege with Victoria sponge cake and British tea in my Queen Elizabeth 90 birthday commemorative mug. Just my way of celebrating Prince Philip's life and the entire RF.
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I plan to watch the funeral coverege with Victoria sponge cake and British tea in my Queen Elizabeth 90 birthday commemorative mug. Just my way of celebrating Prince Philip's life and the entire RF.
Lovely I have a candle lit infront of a Greek Orthodox icon.
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