The Duke of Edinburgh

It is with great sadness that Whitchurch Town Council learns of the death of The Duke of Edinburgh (1921-2021), aged 99 years. The Union Flag is being flown at half-mast from the Civic Centre until 8am on the day following the funeral.

Whitchurch Town Council sends it deepest condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family at this very sad time. 

Funeral Confirmation

The ceremonial royal funeral will be held at St George’s Chapel, in the grounds of Windsor Castle, at 15:00 BST on Saturday, 17th April 2021. The event will be televised.

Book of condolence

Members of the public can now sign the national online Condolence Book at The Royal Family website here: