HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh will be remembered with great affection by the people of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth.

His unwavering support for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II throughout Her Reign will always be remembered.

On behalf of the people throughout the Lieutenancy of County Durham I have conveyed to Her Majesty the Queen our deep condolences and great sympathy for the great loss She and her family have sustained.