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Prince Philip on Jeremy Hunt: "Who are you?"

Jeremy Hunt or Boris Johnson? One of these men will become the next Prime Minister of Great Britain & Northern Ireland. In the race to Number 10, Boris Johnson has the advantage of being well known across the globe with his trademark bumbling personality. But Jeremy Hunt doesn’t quite enjoy the same fame. Even the Duke of Edinburgh was confused as to who Mr Hunt was when he first met the…
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The Duke of Edinburgh’s 100th birthday to be marked with a solar eclipse

The Duke of Edinburgh will share his 100th birthday with a solar eclipse which will be visible across most of Britain. In what is guaranteed to be a day of celebrations, June 10, 2021, will be a historic day as The Queen’s husband celebrates the centenary of his birth alongside the partial solar eclipse. For people living in the UK, a maximum of 35 per cent of the sun will be obstructed. The…
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The Duke of Edinburgh in good form as he attends the wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor

It’s his third high profile appearance in less than two weeks and the Duke of Edinburgh seemed on top form as he arrived at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor for the royal wedding of the year. Prince Philip, who celebrates his 98th birthday next month, smiled broadly as he stepped into the church with the Queen for the marriage of Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston. The Duke…
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A new royal record for Prince Philip

The Duke of Edinburgh has become a royal record breaker. Again. He is now the longest lived descendant of Queen Victoria. Prince Philip, born on June 10th 1921 in Corfu, overtook Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone who was one of Queen Victoria’s granddaughters. She lived to the ripe old age of 97 years and 313 days and saw six monarchs, including her granny, on the throne.  As the clock chimed…
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