Prince Philip: The Duke Of Edinburgh Dies Aged 99

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has died today aged 99, Buckingham Palace has confirmed.

Announcing his passing today, Buckingham Palace said in a statement on Twitter: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.”

“The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.”