Arrangements to mark the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh

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Last Updated: 09 Apr 2021 5:58pm

Update on arrangements from Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council:

  • Flags are being flown at half mast at council offices at Kings Hill and Tonbridge Castle
  • Due to the current public health guidelines and lockdown restrictions, we will not be providing books of condolence at our buildings. Please pay your respects using The Royal Household online book of condolence
  • If you are unable to access the online book of condolence you are welcome to send your tribute in writing to the following address: Tribute to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, The Civic Office, Sessions House, County Road, Maidstone ME14 1XQ
  • The Royal Household has requested that members of the public do not leave floral tributes or gather in public places to offer their respects

The Mayor of Tonbridge and Malling, Cllr Jill Anderson, said:

“On behalf of the council and the people of Tonbridge and Malling, I offer our heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family on this extremely sad day. Prince Philip’s huge contribution to our monarchy, to public life in this country and his unstinting support for Her Majesty The Queen made him a much loved figure. His loss will be felt deeply, not just by his family and the people of the United Kingdom but across the Commonwealth and around the world.”