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St George’s Chapel: The setting for a Covid-secure royal funeral like no other

St George’s Chapel: The setting for a Covid-secure royal funeral like no other

The nave, which was packed with family and friends at three royal weddings in recent years, is an empty space with no pews.

The Crown’s Tobias Menzies on Philip’s ‘great ingenuity and great energy’

The Crown’s Tobias Menzies on Philip’s ‘great ingenuity and great energy’

The actor said he came to admire the royal.

Nation falls silent in memory of Duke of Edinburgh

Nation falls silent in memory of Duke of Edinburgh

Philip’s coffin was carried on a custom-built Land Rover Defender hearse designed by the duke and modified over 16 years.

Pupils at Philip’s old school lay wreath at sea in his memory

Pupils at Philip’s old school lay wreath at sea in his memory

Children gathered on the school’s yacht, Ocean Spirit, which was anchored off the harbour.

Loyal lady-in-waiting Susan Hussey in supporting role for Queen at funeral

Loyal lady-in-waiting Susan Hussey in supporting role for Queen at funeral

The Queen’s trusted friend accompanied the Queen in her Bentley to St George’s Chapel.

In Pictures: Armed forces bid farewell to Duke of Edinburgh

In Pictures: Armed forces bid farewell to Duke of Edinburgh

The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Marines were among those represented.

Queen in mourning emerges for beloved Philip’s funeral

Queen in mourning emerges for beloved Philip’s funeral

The monarch and the royal family have gathered for the Duke of Edinburgh’s final farewell.

Meghan’s handwritten message for Philip as she watches funeral on TV from US

Meghan’s handwritten message for Philip as she watches funeral on TV from US

The pregnant duchess was told by her doctors not to fly to the UK for the service.

Royal family prepare to say farewell to Philip

Royal family prepare to say farewell to Philip

The duke’s 50 minute ceremonial royal funeral is being staged at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle.

Alan Titchmarsh shares ‘cherished’ letter he received from Philip

Alan Titchmarsh shares ‘cherished’ letter he received from Philip

The TV gardener said he received a response to a book he wrote about royal gardens.

‘Overwhelming feeling of sadness’ as armed forces bid farewell

‘Overwhelming feeling of sadness’ as armed forces bid farewell

Servicemen spoke fondly of the duke ahead of the funeral, praising him as an ‘absolutely amazing servant to this country’.

Hundreds gather to watch mounted troops ride to Windsor Castle

Hundreds gather to watch mounted troops ride to Windsor Castle

Some regretted the impact the coronavirus restrictions are having on Philip’s funeral while others praised the royal family for setting an example.

Wreath sent to duke’s funeral offers sincere condolences from Wales

Wreath sent to duke’s funeral offers sincere condolences from Wales

The wreath is accompanied by a message from the First Minister of Wales on behalf of the Welsh people.

Who’s who on the guest list for the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral?

Who’s who on the guest list for the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral?

The mourners will gather in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle

Man charged with trespassing at Buckingham Palace with knife

Man charged with trespassing at Buckingham Palace with knife

Police arrested a 46-year-old man who was attempting to enter through a gate at the rear of the royal residence.

Public ‘missing out’ with duke’s funeral scaled down because of pandemic

Public ‘missing out’ with duke’s funeral scaled down because of pandemic

Members of the public in Windsor expressed regrets at the restrictions but praised the royal family for setting an example.

In Pictures: Windsor remembers Duke of Edinburgh on day of his funeral

In Pictures: Windsor remembers Duke of Edinburgh on day of his funeral

Philip’s insignia, laid out on the altar of St George’ Chapel, provided a reminder of his family links and his many roles in the nation’s life.

Latest updates from the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral

Latest updates from the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral

The Queen is leading a small group of close family and friends at the service for her husband of 73 years.

Final preparations under way for Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral

Final preparations under way for Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral

A small group of Philip’s close family and friends will attend a televised funeral service at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle at 3pm.

Vaccine immunity ‘won’t just disappear’ in face of Covid variants – JCVI expert

Vaccine immunity ‘won’t just disappear’ in face of Covid variants – JCVI expert

It comes after warnings were issued from a leading scientist that new coronavirus variants could set back the UK’s lockdown easing.

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