At 3pm Today, much of the country will observe a minute’s silence.

In honour of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh when his funeral will take place.

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Funeral will begin with a national minute’s silence at 3pm BST, signalled by The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery.

The service will be conducted by the Dean of Windsor alongside the Archbishop of Canterbury. The hymns and readings have been chosen by The Duke. Visit for details of the Order of Service.

The Procession and Funeral Service will be available to watch in the UK and around the world via the Royal Family’s YouTube Channel. It will also be broadcast on BBC One, Sky News, Sky One and ITV.

From the Royal Family Facebook page- The Duke of Edinburgh was a loving husband and a devoted father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

The Queen and The Duke’s enduring marriage has seen them support each other through many years of Royal duties and raising a family together.

The Queen wishes to share this private photograph taken with The Duke of Edinburgh at the top of the Coyles of Muick, Scotland in 2003.

📷Photograph by The Countess of Wessex.

Her Majesty and the Royal Family are grateful for all the messages of condolence from around the world and have been touched to see and hear so many people sharing fond memories of The Duke, in celebration of his life.

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