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The Duke of Edinburgh conducts a rare engagement in Balmoral alongside The Queen

The Duke of Edinburgh joined his wife, Her Majesty The Queen, for a rare engagement at Balmoral Castle on Monday. Prince Philip, who retired from public duties in 2017, conducted the engagement at his Scottish residence where he honoured a longtime member of staff. As reported in the Court Circular, The Queen and Prince Philip received Paul Hughes at Balmoral where Her Majesty invested him…
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The Duke of Edinburgh celebrates his 98th birthday

The Duke of Edinburgh is celebrating his 98th birthday today privately with family. A 41-gun salute will take place later today to mark the occasion. We last saw The Queen’s husband in good spirits at Lady Gabriella Windsor’s wedding at St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle last month. His Royal Highness retired from public duties in 2017 have decades of service for Queen and…
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Happy Birthday Prince Philip! Here are 98 facts about the 98-year-old Duke of Edinburgh

1. The Duke of Edinburgh was born as Prince Philip of Greece at his parents’ house ‘Mon Repos’ on the island of Corfu, on 10 June 1921. The house had been the country residence of the British High Commissioner for the Ionian Islands. The family was forced to leave Corfu when the Greek Royal Family was exiled on 3 December 1922, when he was just 18 months old. 2. The Duke is the youngest…
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The Duke of Edinburgh attends his first public engagement since horror car crash earlier this year

The Duke of Edinburgh has conducted his first public engagement since he was involved in a horror car crash earlier this year at Sandringham. Prince Philip, who turns 98-years-old next month, joined Her Majesty The Queen at the Order of Merit service at Windsor Castle on Tuesday. The Order of Merit service is held every two years to honour people who have made great achievement in the fields of…
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