“During this time, the Royal Family is asking members of the public to consider donating to charity instead of leaving floral tributes in memory of the Duke of Edinburgh,” the Royal Family wrote in an official statement. this Friday. Due to the pandemic and the current situation with the coronavirus, the royal family is encouraging citizens to think about their own health despite grief.
“With the safety and welfare of the public in mind, and in accordance with government guidelines, members of the public are asked not to gather in crowds,” the statement said. “Those wishing to express their condolences are urged to do so in the safest manner possible and not to congregate at the Royal Residences. … An online condolence book for those wishing to leave messages is available at the royal website, “the statement said.
“The Queen wants Harry to be present at the funeral”
“It is with deep sadness that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the passing of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle”, according to the family statement. “The Royal Family join people around the world in mourning their loss. Further announcements will be made in due course.” can we still read.
Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth II have been married for over 70 years. 4 children, Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward are the result of this union. The Queen has contacted members of her family following the death of Prince Philip. “The Queen wants Harry to be present at the funeral,” a source told Us Weekly. “Harry hopes he can return home to honor his grandfather, with whom he had a close bond,” the source continued.
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