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Prince Philip Funeral | Funeral service for Prince Philip at St George’s Chapel | LIVE

Prince Philip Funeral | Funeral service for Prince Philip at St George’s Chapel | LIVE

WINDSOR – The funeral service for Prince Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, is held at St George’s Chapel.

SCHEDULE: 1130GMT – Military form up inside grounds of Windsor Castle / Windsor Castle procession route 1320GMT – The Members of The Royal Family and The Duke of Edinburgh’s family who are not taking part in the Procession will depart Windsor Castle by car for St. George’s Chapel. The Duchess of Cornwall The Countess of Wessex and Forfar, Viscount Severn and The Lady Louise Mountbatten-Windsor The Duchess of Cambridge Mr. and Mrs. Mike Tindall Princess Beatrice, Mrs. and Mr. Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi Princess Eugenie, Mrs. Jack Brooksbank and Mr. Jack Brooksbank The Lady Sarah and Mr. Daniel Chatto The Duke of Gloucester The Duke of Kent Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy The Hereditary Prince of Baden The Landgrave of Hesse The Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg The Countess Mountbatten of Burma. 1327GMT – Bands in Quadrangle play music 1327GMT – The Land Rover enters the Quadrangle via George IV Gate, and proceeds anti-clockwise around the Quadrangle to the Equerries’ Entrance The Service Chiefs and Major General’s Party take their position at the State Entrance The Pall Bearers take up position either side of the Land Rover and together they continue to the State Entrance 1338GMT – The Coffin is lifted by the Bearer Party in the Inner Hall 1340GMT – Music stops The Duke of Edinburgh’s Household take up their positions in the Procession 1340GMT – The Coffin emerges from the State Entrance Members of the Royal Family depart the State Entrance and take up their positions Royal Salute The Bearer Party places the Coffin onto the Land Rover 1344GMT – The Queen, attended by a Lady-in-Waiting, departs the Sovereign’s Entrance in the State Bentley The National Anthem is played 1345GMT – Procession steps off from the State Entrance Minute Guns fired from the East Lawn 1353GMT – The Land Rover reaches the West Steps of the Chapel 1400GMT National Minute Silence, Coffin enters St. George’s Chapel, service commences 1402GMT – The Funeral Service will be conducted by the Dean of Windsor. The Dean will give the Commendation as the Coffin is lowered into the Royal Vault. A Lament will then be played by a Pipe Major of the Royal Regiment of Scotland. The Last Post will be sounded by Buglers of the Royal Marines from the west end of the Nave. After a period of silence, the Reveille will be sounded by the State Trumpeters of the Household Cavalry from the west end of the Nave. The Buglers of the Royal Marines will sound Action Stations and this is at the specific request of The Duke of Edinburgh. The Archbishop of Canterbury will pronounce the Blessing, after which the National Anthem will be sung by the four singers present. The Service is expected to last for approximately 50 minutes. At the end of the Service, The Queen, Members of the Royal Family and The Duke of Edinburgh’s Family will leave the Chapel via the Galilee Porch. 1450GMT – End of service

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