HRH Prince philip has passed away

His Royal Highness, The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. 

The Duke was married to her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II for over 70 years, and was the longest-serving consort in British History.

His Royal Highness, The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

10 June 1921 – 9 April 2021

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Message of condolence may be send using this form on the website. A selection of messages will be passed onto members of the Royal Family, and may be held in the Royal Archives for posterity.

Alternatively you can leave a message of condolence on the Rushcliffe Borough Council website.

An in person Book of Condolence will be available at Rushcliffe Arena, Rugby Road, West Bridgford, NG2 7YG from Monday April 12 from 10am to 4pm each day until further notice for all Rushcliffe residents to sign as they wish. This is in line with Rushcliffe Arena leisure centre opening as part of the Government’s COVID-19 roadmap and will be in a COVID secure area.

An in person Book of Condolence for HRH Prince Philip will now not be in place at Rushcliffe Arena as previously outlined, in line with national advice.

Instead, residents without online access can leave messages of condolence:

  • At a County Library, where staff will be able to support customers to complete the online return.
  • By sending their message to Nottinghamshire County Council by free-post and this will be uploaded to the national book of condolence.
  • From today, by telephone to Nottinghamshire County Council’s Customer Services Centre where they can dictate a message for uploading. This can be completed by calling 0300 500 8080 Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm.