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Prince Philip Is Memorialized In An Intimate Funeral Ceremony

20 days ago   |   By NPR

The Duke of Edinburgh, husband to Queen Elizabeth II for 73 years, was celebrated on Saturday. Only 30 people were allowed in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. The queen sat alone.
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The Latest: Crowds line streets to pay respects to Philip

The Latest: Crowds line streets to pay respects to Philip

20 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By The Associated Press
Events and reaction marking Prince Philip's funeral:
WINDSOR, England - Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside Windsor Castle to pay their respects to Prince Philip. Some held Union flags and clutched flowers, while others were seen wearing custom face masks featuring the royal's photo.
People poured in the town of Windsor on Saturday for the occasion, although road signs in the area warned against all non-essential travel.
While some expressed sadness that the country could not fully commemorate Philip's death, others said the royal family were “setting...
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Queen sits alone at funeral for Prince Philip to set example

Queen sits alone at funeral for Prince Philip to set example

20 days ago   |   By Politico

WINDSOR, England - Queen Elizabeth II is sitting alone in the quire of St. George's Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip, the man who had been by her side for 73 years.
Philip, who died April 9 at the age of 99, was being laid to rest in the Royal Vault at Windsor Castle after a funeral service steeped in military and royal tradition - but also pared down and infused with his own personality. People across Britain have observed one minute of silence in honor of Philip just before his royal ceremonial funeral got under way.
Following strict social distancing rules during the pandemic...
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The Latest: Prince Philip interred at St George's Chapel

20 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By The Associated Press
Events and reaction marking Prince Philip's funeral:
WINDSOR, England - Prince Philip has been interred in the Royal Vault at St. George's Chapel alongside the remains of 24 other royals, including three kings of England. But it will likely not be his permanent resting place.
The biggest of seven interment sites inside the chapel, the vault houses the remains of King George III, whose almost six-decade reign included the years of the American Revolution. His sons King George IV and King William IV are also buried there.
The vault has also been the temporary resting...
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Prince Philip's funeral procession gets ready in Windsor

20 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS
WINDSOR, England - Military bands played and Queen Elizabeth II joined a procession Saturday at Windsor Castle ahead of a funeral where her husband Prince Philip was being remembered as a man of “courage, fortitude and faith.” The service was saluting both his service in the Royal Navy and his support for Britain's monarch over three quarters of a century.
Philip, who died April 9 at the age of 99 after 73 years of marriage, was being laid to rest in the Royal Vault at Windsor Castle after a funeral service steeped in military and royal tradition - but also...
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WATCH LIVE: Funeral of Prince Philip strikes somber note at Windsor Castle

20 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

With the scope and spectacle of his funeral drastically curtailed by coronavirus, Prince Philip will be laid to rest Saturday at a small service streamed to millions from Windsor Castle west of London.
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Prince Philip Funeral: How To Watch, Stream CBS Coverage

20 days ago   |   By CBS

CBS News will broadcast a live special report on Saturday, April 17 beginning at 9:30 AM, ET covering the ceremonial royal funeral of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh being held at St. George's Chapel.
CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King will anchor the special report from the CBS Broadcast Center in New York.
King, who anchored CBS News' coverage of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and hosted several CBS primetime specials on the royals, will be joined by CBS News royal contributor and The Diana Chronicles author, Tina Brown and royal commentator Wesley Kerr. CBS News...
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Prince Philip's Funeral: The Regiments, The Family, The Order Of Service, And Broadcast Times

20 days ago   |   By Forbes

Prince Philip's funeral procession will set off from the Windsor Castle Quadrangle in a few short hours for its short journey to St. George's Chapel. Largely designed by Philip himself, the funeral will be broadcast around the world. Herewith, the stories that Philip's valedictory will tell us.
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