The funeral for Prince Philip, who died on April 9 aged 99, will take place today, Saturday April 17.
As a Royal consort, The Duke of Edinburgh is entitled to a full state funeral, but in line with his wishes of there not being too much “fuss”, he will be having a Royal ceremonial funeral.
While such a high profile funeral would normally be attended by hundreds of people, in addition to the crowds gathering in support, this year only 30 guests will be present.
This is due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the public have been urged to stay home in a bid to keep everyone safe.
Despite the restrictions, Buckingham Palace has said the funeral will still be a fitting farewell for the country’s longest-serving consort.
So who are the 30 guests who will be attending the funeral? Here is all you need to know.
Prince Philip funeral full guest list
Prince Philip’s wife of 73 years, the Queen, has been tasked with deciding who will attend.
As well as Her Majesty, Prince Charles will attend with his wife Camilla, The Duchess of Cornwall.
The Duke of Cambridge, who is second in line to the throne, will attend with his wife Kate Middleton.
Prince Harry has also flown from US to be at his grandfather’s funeral, but he won’t be joined by wife Meghan Markle.
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Philip’s second oldest child, and only daughter, Princess Anne, will be joined by her husband Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence.
Prince Philip’s youngest son, Prince Edward, will also be at the funeral with his wife Sophie Wessex.
Prince Andrew will attend, as will his daughters Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie, with their husbands Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi and Jack Brooksbank.
Philip’s youngest son Prince Edward, The Earl of Wessex, will be at the funeral with his wife Sophie, Countess of Wessex.
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And the Queen and Prince Philip's youngest grandchildren, Lady Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn, will be the youngest mourners in attendance.
Prince Philip’s oldest grandchild, Peter Phillips, will also be there with his sister Zara, and her husband Mike Tindall.
Princess Margaret’s two children, the Earl of Snowdon and Lady Sarah Chatto will attend, with Sarah’s husband Daniel Chatto.
The Duke of Gloucester and the Duke of Kent, who have have loyally supported the monarch and Philip by carrying out royal duties over the decades, will be at the service.
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Others on the guest list include the Queen’s first cousin Princess Alexandra.
Two of Prince Philip's German great-nephews have also flown over to the UK to attend the service.
Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Baden and Prince Philipp of Hohenlohe-Langenburg are both grandsons of Prince Philip's sisters.
A German cousin of Prince Philip, Prince Donatus, Landgrave of Hesse, will also be attending.
And the Countess Mountbatten of Burma will be there. The Countess, Penelope Knatchbull, is the wife of Norton Knatchbull – the grandson of Philip’s uncle the 1st Earl Mountbatten, who was murdered by the IRA in 1979.
Prince Philip and the Countess have reportedly been close since 1994 when they began carriage driving together.
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