16 April 2021
His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh royal funeral tomorrow (Saturday 17 April)
The ceremonial royal funeral will be held at St George’s Chapel, in the grounds of Windsor Castle, at 3pm on Saturday 17 April.
To mark the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, there will be a national one minute silence at 3pm on Saturday 17 April.
The royal funeral will be televised on terrestrial TV.
The period of national mourning ends on the day of the funeral.
We’re inviting you to share your thoughts and memories of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh in a special online book of condolence and there is also a book of condolence available on the Royal website.
The Union flag has been lowered to half-mast on all our buildings as a mark of respect.
Elections update: The deadline to apply to vote is just days away
It’s still not too late to register to vote via post or in person in the upcoming elections, and it literally only takes a few moments to do.
We encourage you to vote by post if you can as this is the safest and most convenient way.
The deadline to register to vote is Monday 19 April, the deadline to register to vote for postal vote is Tuesday 20 April and the deadline to register for proxy vote is Tuesday 27 April.
More information can be found on our website.