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The Duke of Edinburgh releases rare statement praising Britain's bin men and postal workers

The Duke of Edinburgh has released a rare statement praising Britain’s key workers who are keeping the country running in the midst of the ongoing public health emergency. In his message, 98-year-old Prince Philip thanked staff and volunteers, from those working in the medical profession to those collecting rubbish from the streets. In full, the Duke said: “As we approach World…
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Prince Philip's 'deadly virus' gaffe

In the United States of America, no matter what situation occurs, it is said there is always a tweet for every occasion when scrolling through President Trump’s social media platforms. In the United Kingdom, no matter what situation occurs, there is usually a comment or gaffe made by the Duke of Edinburgh to match the occasion. The current coronavirus outbreak is no exception, with a…
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Prince Philip has left King Edward VII hospital

The Duke of Edinburgh was released from the King Edward VII hospital in London this morning. He was pictured leaving the hospital on foot before getting in the passenger seat of a waiting Land Rover. He is said to be on his way to Sandringham to join The Queen for Christmas. He had been admitted to hospital last Friday. A Buckingham Palace statement on Friday said: “The Duke of Edinburgh…
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Politicians make plans for Prince Philip's 100th birthday

While concerns have been raised over the health of the Duke of Edinburgh this week, following his admission to hospital for treatment for a pre-existing condition, MPs have been debating how to mark his centenary. Prince Philip will turn 100 in June 2021 and one politician has earmarked that date for a very special event. Almost as soon as the House of Commons was back in business following the…
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