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Prince Philip has had 97-years of collecting the wonderful and unusual

Somewhere behind the closed doors of the Royal Residences lays the Duke of Edingburgh’s vast and unusual collections. Prince Philip has had 97-years to build his collections, and without a doubt, he has some of the best. As a child, the Duke recalled first collecting penknives. That collection has now graduated to art and cartoons. A frequent topic of royal cartoons, the Duke of Edinburgh is…
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Prince Philip walks into St George's Chapel unaided despite hip replacement last month

After having hip surgery last month, 96-year-old Prince Philip is able to attend the wedding of his grandson, Prince Harry to Meghan Markle this afternoon at St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. The Prince just arrived alongside Her Majesty The Queen at the Galilee Porch. They were received by the Dean of Windsor who presented the Canons of Windsor and the Archbishop of Canterbury to Her…
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The Duke of Edinburgh is discharged from hospital

The Duke of Edinburgh has been discharged from hospital this morning following an 11-day stay. He was not seen entering the car and is presumed to have left through a back door. He was driven by the waiting media and waved to them. A Buckingham Palace spokesman said: “His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh left King Edward VII’s Hospital at midday today, following a hip replacement operation…
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Prince Philip receives gifts from well-wishers as he recovers from surgery

Yesterday, the Duke of Edinburgh underwent a full hip replacement surgery. As the Duke is recovering and expected to stay in hospital for a few days, gifts have been arriving at hospital from well-wishers. Earlier today several people arrived at the private King Edward VII Hospital in central London where Prince Philip is recovering from his scheduled hip replacement surgery. Those people had…
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