A ‘no fuss’ funeral and the 30 mourners who will attend
Prince Philip’s wishes were for a “no fuss” farewell for when he died. Those wishes, along with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, has meant his funeral will be very different from a traditional royal send-off.
Just 30 mourners will be allowed into the St George’s Chapel for the service instead of what would have likely been around 800. Here’s who made the list:
Queen Elizabeth is first and foremost.
Up next are Philip’s children and their spouses. That’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Princess Anne and her husband Timothy Laurence, Prince Edward and his wife, Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and Prince Andrew.
Also in attendance will be Prince William and his wife Catherine,…